You are on page 1of 16


' 1969 7

M.L.t. Small arms and machine guns~ as follows:

fa) Rifles, carbines, revolvers, pistols, machine pistols andmacbine

Consolidated list of goods (b) All specifically designed components and parts therefor.
Pistols {non-automatic or serni-automatic)for short range (less· than
25 metres) defence and having a calibre of than 9 In;nparabellum:
Sporting or hunting weapons having at least one smooth-bore barrel;
Rifled-bore sporting or hunting weapons with manually operated· cart"!
subject to security ridge ejection and reloading, and having a magazine capacity liinited~ to
5 cartridges; and
Rifles. carbines or pi$tols designed onLy for sporting or ornamental

export control M.L2. Artillery and projectors, as follows:

(a) Guns, howitzers. cannon, mortars. tank destroye,rs, rocket launchers,
m:ilitary flame throwers. recoilless rifles;
THE ATIENTION of manufacturers and exporters is drawn to the (b) Military smoke, gas and pyrotechnic projectors;
(c) All specifically designed components and parts for the foregoiug.
following schedule of goods, which replaces the list appearing in
the Board 0/ Trade Journal for August 19, 1966. This schedule M.L.3. Ammunition and all specifically designed components and parts
defines goods which are, or will be,. subject to export control for thereof, for the weapons enumerated unde,r Items M.L.1 and M.L.2.
reasons of national security. The control applies to most destina- Target ammunition;
tions, but the security implications arise principally in relation to Cartridges with an expanding bullet 0/ the type uJ'ed for hunting or
exports to Albania, Bulgaria, China, Czechoslovakia, the Eastern provided that such ammunition is /01' weapons described in the note
Zone of Germany, Hungary, Mongolia, North Korea, North Viet- toM.L.t.
nam, Poland, Rumania and the USSR.
M.L.4. Bombs, torpedoes, rockets and missiles (guided or un-guided),
The cOOltrol does not represent a total ban on exports to as follows:
th e areas named above of all goods in the Schedule. Licences (a) Bombs. torpedoes, grenades (including smoke grenades), smoke
will be avai'lable' for many types of goods, but for a num- c·anisters. rockets. mines, missiles (guided or unguided), depth
ber of reasons including the difficuUies of precise definition charges. fire bonlbs, incendiary bombs; and all specifically designed
components and parts therefor;
and because the circnmstances of particular cases can affect the (b) Apparatus and devices specifically designed for the handling, con-
position, it is not possible to exclude th~e goods from the scope trol. activation, launching. laying, sweeping, discha.rging, detonation
of licensing control or to say exactly what prospects are open to or detection of items enumerated in sub-item (a); and all specifically
exporters. The notes in italics following particular items do, how- designed components and parts therefor;
~ver, indica'te where the best prQspects lie.
(c) Military fuel thickeners specifically formulated for the purp~e of
producing materials which, when added to petroleum proouet8,
Licences may also be available for goods covered by certain of provide a gel-type incendiary mateJrial for use in bombs, projectiles,
flame throwers or other implements of war.
the unannotated ilteRls, particularly Nos. AE24, 1002, 1092, 1649
and 1721. In addition, applications for export licences will be con- M.L.5. Fire control equipment and range finders, as follows:
sidered for any (lther goods on the Schedule. In these cases it is (a) Fire control. gun laying, night sighting, missile tracking and guid-
particularly important to submiit full supporting information includ- ance equipment;
(b) Range, position and height finders. and spotting instruments speoi..
ing a precise description of the goods involved, the use to which ally designed for military purpose,s;
they are to be put and the ultimate destination. (c) Aiming devices, electronic, gyroscopic, acoustic and optical, spec"
ially designed for military purposes;
The purpose of ,this control may be defeated if the above coun- (d) Bomb sights. bombing computers, gun sights and periscopes, speci-
tries are supplied with technology relalting to the nlanufacture of ally designed for military purposes;
goods appearing on the Schedule. Great care should, therefore, be (e) Television sighting units specially designed for miHtary use;
(f) Components. parts, accessories, and attachments specifically de-
taken to prevent ,this happening, for example when technicians or signed for the articles enumerated in sub-items (a), (b), (c), (d) and
students from these countries are v'isiting, or are being tra-ined at, (e) above.
BdHsh factories. Where manufacturers or exporters wish to con-
clude an agreem~nt involving the supply of technology to one of M.L.6. Tanks, and vehicles specially designed for military purposes, as
the above countries they should consult the Board of Trade or the follows:
Hppropriate Production "'Department in any case where it seems tltat (a) Tanks and self-propelled guns;
the technology invoh:ed Inj~bt assist w:i1th the manufacture of goods (b) Militta,ry type armed or a,rmoured vehicles and vehicles fitted with
on the schedule. mountings for arms;
(c) Armoured railway trains;
The Schedule is published here for general information and (d) Military half tracks;
(c) Military type recovery vehicles;
guidance. It does not in this form have the force of law, nor does (f) Gon carr,iers and tractors s!,ecialIy designed for towing artillery;
it include all goods subject to export licensing control. For the com- (g) Trailers specifically designed to carry ammunition;
plete schedule of goods which currently require licensing, reference (h) Amphibious and deep water fording military vehicles;
should be made to the Export of Goods (Contro]) Order 1967, (i) Military mobile repair shops specifically designed to service m.ilitary
as amended, and to the Strategic Goods (Control) Order 1967. (j) All other specially designed military vehicles;
Amendments will be made shortly to these Statutory Orders to give (k) Pneumatic tyre casings (excluding tractor and farm implement types)
effect to the changes in the Schedule. of a kind specially constructed to be bullet proof or to run when
General inquiries about the schedule should be addressed to the (1) All spec-ifically designed components and parts for the forego,ing.
C?mmercial Relations and Exports Department, Board of Trade, 1
Victoria Street, Lo~don, S.W.l (Tel. 01·222 7877, Ext. 2266 or 3381) M.L.7. Toxicological agents, as fo~lows:
or to the appropriate Production Department. Applications for (a) B.iological, chemical and radi~-active materials adapted for use in
war to- produce casualties in men or animals, or to damage crops;
e~port. or transhipme:J.1t Hcences should be addressed to the Export
(b) Equipment specifically designed and intended for the dissemination
LicenSing Branch, Board of Trade, Broadway Buildings, 54 Broad- of, the materials' described in sub-item (a);
way, London, S.W.! (01·222 7877, Ext. 2628 or 2718), from whom (c) Equipment specifically designed and intended for defence against the
further copies of the Schedule may be obtained, and of whom materials described in sub-item (a), and for the~r detecti9n and
l~quiries should be made in any case of doubt as to whether export identification;
(d) Con1ponents and parts specially des1ined for the items .listed in (b)
ilcences are required. and (c) above.
BOARD OF TRAD'S"16U,R-NAli', M.Ll4. Specialized military training equipment; as foHows:'
(a) Specialized military training equipment;
aLLL Powders, explosives, propellants and stabiliZ«s therelor, H (b) Components, parts, attachments and accessories, specially d~jgned
follows,: ' ' for such equipment.
(a) Powders and liquid or solid 'propellants, for- the articles enumerated M.LtS. Military infra-red equipment and specialized components
in Items 3, 4 and 7, and stabilizers therefor; , therefore
(b) Military high explosives and stabilizers therefor; (See also items I.L.1502 and I.L. 1556.)
(c) Chemical base high energy solid or liquid fuels specially formulated
for military purposes;
(d) Fuming nitric acid. M.Lt6. Munitions components and materials, as follows:
Propellants and explosives normally used for civilian or industrial' (a) Brass and bronze fabrications for primer anvils, fabrications for
purposes or made into cartridges or charges of an exclusively civilian • bullet caps (gil4ing metal clad steel), cartridge link, primer cap,
or industrial nature. shell rotating band; :
(b) Copper rotating bands fefr shells, and other coppec munttion~ com-
M.L9. Vessels of war, and special naval e'quipment, as follows: (c) Gilding metal clad steel;
(a) Combatant vessels or vessels designed for offensive or defensive (d) Rough steel forgings, steel and alloy castings for guns and for arms.
action (surface or under-water) whether or not converted to non-
military use and regardless of current state of repair or operating M.L.t'. Miscellaneous equipment and materials, as follows:
condition, and hulls or parts of hulls for such vessels;
(b) (i) Diesel engines of 1,500 horse power and over with rotary (a) Tear gas and equipment (or the dissemination thereof;
speed of 700 revolutions per minute or over, specially designed (b) Self-contained diving and underwater swimming apparatus as
for su bmarines; follows:
(ii) Electric motors specially designed for submarines i.e., over (i) Closed and semi-closed circuit (rebreathing) apparatus;
1,000 horsepower quick reversing type, liquid cooled and (ii) Spec.ially desi~ned components for use in the conversion of
totally enclosed; open-circuit apparatus to military use;
(iii) Non-magnetic diesel engines, 50 horse power and over, speci- (iii) Articles exclusively designed for military use with self-contained
ally designed for military purposes; diving and underwater swimming apparatus;
An engine shall be presumed to be specially designed for military (c) Bayonets;
purposes if: (d) Fire arms silencers (mufflers);
(i) it has non-magnetic parts other than crankcase, block, head, (e) Power controlled searchlights and control units therefor, designed
pistons, covers, end plates, valve facings, gaskets and fuel, lubri- for military use;
cation and other supply lines; or (f) Construction equipment built to military specifications, specially
(ii) its non-magnetic content exceeds 75 per cent of total weight; designed for airborne transport.
(c) Magnetic, pressure, and acoustic underwater detection devices
specially designed for military purposes; controls and components M.LtB (a) Specialized machinery, equipment, and gear specially de-
thereof; signed for the examination, manufacture, testing and checking of
(d) Submarine and torpedo nets; the arms, ammunition, appliances and machines referred to in this
(e) Compasses and equipment therefor and ship's course indicators, Group;
specially designed for submarines; (b) Vibration testing equipment (except mechanical types), capable of
(f) Components, parts, accessories and attachments for the foregoing providing a thrust greater than 2,000 lb and specialized ancillary
such as turrets, naval gun mounts, submarine batteries and catapults. equipment therefore
Equipment used to determine the safety data of explosives, as required
M.Lte. Aircraft and helicopters, of the piloted or pilotless types and hy the Internatonal Convention on the Transport of Dangerous Goods
aero-engines and aircraft or helicopter equipment, associated equipment (CIM), articles 3 and 4 in Annex 1 RID, provided that such equipment
and components, specially designed for military purposes as set out will be used only by the railway authorities of current elM member
below: countries for testing explosives to transport safety standards, as follows:
(a) Combat aircraft and helicopters and other aircraft and helicopters (a) Equipnlent for determining the ignition and deflagration tempera-
specially designed for military purposes, including military recon- tures,·
naissance, assault, military training and logistic support, and all (h) Equipment for steel-shell tests,·
aircraft and helicopters having special structural features such as (c) Drop hammers not exceeding 20 kg in weight /or determining the
multiple hatches, special doors, ramps, reinforced floors and the sensitivity of explosives to shock;
like, for transporting and airdropping troops. military equipment (d) Equipment for determining the friction sensitivity of explosives
and supplies; aero-engines specially designed or adapted for use when exposed to charges not exceeding 36 kg in weight.
with such a,ircraft and helicopters, with the exception of aero-
engines excepted under the note to Item 1460 (c) (Group E); and M.L.t'. Envi,ronmental chambers capable of pressures of 26 Torr or
component parts thereof; less, those with a pressure capability only and those which
(b) Airborne equip~ent, including airborne refuelling equipment, spec- also have a capabil.ity of simulating other environments, such as radia-
ially designed for use with the aircraft and helicopters and the tion and tempe(a,ture a1nd specialized parts, controls and devices therefoT.
engines of the types of aircraft and helicopters covered by sub-item Explanatory Note: This item is not intended to cover equipment fitted
(a) and component parts thereof; with such industrial machinery as IS not described in this list such as
(c) Pressure refuellers. pressure refuelling equipment, equipment speci- coating machinery not elsewhere specified, and equipment for the
ally. designed to facilitate ope~ations in confined a~eas and ground casting of plastics.
equIpment not elsewhere specified, developed specIally for aircraft
and helicopters, aircraft and helicopter engines covered by sub-item M.L.20. Cryogenic equipment, as follows:
(a); (a) equipment designed for maintaining an ambient temperature below
(d) Pressurized breathing equipment and partial pressure suits for use -274° Fahrenheit (-170° centigrade);
in aircraft and helicopters; anti-'G' suits; military crash helmets; (i) Designed for use in ma:rine, airborne or space applications; or
parachut~s use.d f.or combat personnel, cargo-dropping. and aircraft (ii) Ruggedized for mobile ground use; or
deceleratIon; hquld oxygen converters used for aircraft, helicopters (Hi) DeSigned to maintain operating temperatures for -electrical,
and missiles; catapults and cartridge actuated devices utilized in magnetic or electronic equipment or components;
emgergency escape of personnel from aircraft and helicopters. (b) electrical, magnetic or electronic equipment or components and
electrical conductors specially designed for operation continuously
MeLtt. Electronic equipment spec,ially designed for military use; and or discontinuously at ambient temperatures below - 2740 Fahren-
components and part~ therefore heit (-170° centigrade);
(c) Specially designed accessories, sub-assemblies, parts or components
MeLt%. Photographic equipment, as follows: for sub-items (a) and (b).
(a) (i) Air reconnaissance cameras and assochited equipment designed 50 Hertz or 60 Hertz rotating electrical power generating equipnlent
and used for military purposes; including associated transformers and motor generator sets specia//y
(ii) Film processing and printing machines designed and used for designed for fixed ground operation where the coolant is at or above the
military purposes; temperature at which liquid nitrogen boils at atmospheric pressure and
(b) Other cameras ~nd other devices recording on film specially designed is in contact with the surrounding atmosphere.
and used for m,ilitary 'purpos~, and.spec!alized equipment designed
to make. the rec~rded Information rnflttartly useful; M.L.21. Instruments or devices capable of automa,tically measuring the
(c) An specIally desIgned components and parts for the foregoing. speed of sound in situ in wailer, and mted for d.iffereJ1.tia~ sensi,tivi·ty
measurements of 1 part in 5,000 parts or better; specialized parts there-
M.Lt3. Special armoured equipment, as follows: for; equipment containing such Instruments or devices.
(a) Annour plate;
(b) Military helmets; M.L.21. Electrically triggered shutters of the carbon injection or photo-
(c) Body armour and flak suits; chromic function type havi-ng a shutter speed of less than 100 micro-·
(d) Components and parts specially desilned for equipment in (c) seconds, except shutters which· are an essential part of a high speed
.above. camera.
8 ocrOBEll'I969' iil .
Atomic energy list
A.E.l. Source (fertile) andfis~io~able materials, including, but not A.E.12. Berylli urn metal .and manufactures wholly thereof,' exeefl
limited to, the followIng eight Items: beryllium windows for medical X-ray machines; alloys containing more
(a) Minerals, raw and treated (including residues and tailings), which than 50 per cent of beryllium by weight; -oxides and other compounds.
contain either uranium or thorium or any combination thereof, Individual shipments of the above products containing up to: .,
exceeding 0.05 per cent by weight, as follows: 500 g of beryllium of a purity of 99 per cent or less; or .
100 g of beryllium (except single crystals), with a purity greater than
(i) Ores containing uranIum including pitchblende; 99 per cent; or
(ii) Monazite and monazite sands; 5 kg of beryllium contained in compounds with a purity of less tha,.
(iii) Ores containing thorium including urano-thorianite; 99 per cent.
(b) Natural uranium, unwrought or wrought, including alloys and
compounds of natural uranium, having a uranium content exceed- A.E. 14. Fluorine.
ing 0.05 per cent, excepting medicinals; Shipments containing up to 25 kg of fluorine.
(c) Uranium 233, alloys containing uranium 233 and compounds of A.E.15. Chlorine trifluoride.
uranium 233; Shipments containing up to 5 kg of chlorine trifluoride.
(d) Uranium enriched in the isotope 235, alloys containing uranium
enriched in the isotope 235, and compounds of uranium enriched
in the isotope 235; A.E.17.
(e) Irradiated uranium containing plutonium; Trichlorotrifluoroethane;
(f) plutonium, alloys containing plutonium and compounds con· Dichlorotetrafluoroethane.
taining plutonium; Individual shipments of up to 10,000 kg of the above fluorinated
(g) Thorium, unwrought or wrought, and alloys and compounds con- hydrocarbons.
taining thorium excluding alloys containing less than 1.5 per cent
of thorium by weight and e~cept medicinals; A.E.18. Equipnlent specifically designed for the separation of isotopes of
(h) Irradiated thorium containing uranium 233. uranium and/or lithium. '
(a) Individual shipments of'
(i) Up to 100 kg of contained thorium in compounds and up to ~.E.19. Machi.nes. m::tteri~ls or equipment specially designed for use
I kg. of thorium metal; In the processIng of IrradIated nuclear materials in order to isola'te or
(ii) Up to 1 kg of natural and 101' depleted uranium; recov~r fissionable materials, such as nuclear reactor fuel chopping
UiO Up to 1,000 k.g of depleted uranium if contained in shielding machInes. co~ntercurrent solvent extractors, and specially designed parts
specially designed for teletherapy, radiography or radioactive and acceSSOrIes therefor.
thermo-electric generators, and supplied together with such
apparatlts; A.E.22. Mass spectrogra phs and spectrometers, as follows:
(iv) Up to 1/100 micro-curie of materials described in (c), (d), (e), (/)
and (h); (a) Ail multi-focus types (including double focus, tandem and
. (v) Up to 100 mg of materials described in (d) and (f) above in the, cyc1oidal);
form of targets for nuclear research purposes provided that the (b) Single focus types possessing a radius of curvature of 5 in or
material is sub;ecl to the Safeguards System of the International more;
Atomic Energy Agency. (c) SpeCIally designed assemblies. components and parts for the
. (vi) Up to 1,000 kg of thorium nitrate (mantle grade) for use in the foregoing .
production of thoriated gas mantles. Single equipments described ill sub-item (b).
(b) Subsequent shipments of fuel for civil research and power reactors
exported under the note to Item A.E.36. A.E.23. Any plant specially designed for the production of uranium
(c) Depleted uranium fabricated in the form of counterweights either hexafluoride (UF 6 ).
installed as integral parts of or supplied as replacenlent parts for air-
craft not described in this .list. ~.E.24. Particle accelerators capable of imparting energies of 500,000
electron volts or more, rated for a peak beam power of 500 megawatts
A.E.5. Deuterium and compounds, mixtures and solutions containing or more, and specialized parts and accessories therefor.
deuterium, including heavy water and heavy paraffins, in which the
ratio of deuterium atoms to hydrogen atoms exceeds 1 :5,000 by num- A.E.27. Valves, 3 cm or greater in diameteJr, with bellows, seal, wholly
ber; (b) Plant and equipment SPecially designed for the production made of or lined with aluminium, nickel, or alloy containing 60 per
and/or concentration of deuterium oxide. cent or more nickel. either manually or automatically operated and
with other than metal to metal seats.
Individual shipnlents containing up to 1 kg of deuterium. except as
limited by sub-item A.E.35 (b); .
Subsequent shipments of deuterium for use in reactors exported under A.E.29. Gas centrifuges capable of the enrichment or separation of
the note to Iteln A.E.36. isotopes.
Gas centrifltgeJ specially designed tor industrial use and not suitable
A.E..S. metal, alloys containing more than 50 per cent zir- for atomic energy production use.
conium by weI,ght and compounds in which the ratio of hafnium content
to zirconiunl content is less than one part to 500 parts by. weight, and A.E.30. Blowers and compressors (turbo, centrifugal and axial flow
manufactures wholly thereof. types), wholly made of or lined with aluminium, nickel, or alloy con-
Illd~v~dllal shipments of up to 5 kg of hafnium-free zirconiuln;
taining 60 per cent or more nickel, and having a capacity of 60
IndiVidual shipmel11S of lip to 200 kg of hafnium-free zirconium in the cubic feet per minute (1,700 litres per minute) or greater.
form. of foil or strip having a thickness not exceeding 0.00095 in. and
s[Jec!a~/y fabricated and intended for use -in photo flash hulbs; A.E.3l. Electrolytic cells for the production of fluorine with a" pro-
F!lllsh~1 parts of zirconium metal or its alloys specially designed for duction capacity greater than 250 g of fluorine per hour; major com-
{Ill identified civil research or power reactor provided that none of the ponents thereof.
parts cO'!tai~1 fissile materials and the importing country has agreed to
(~le appltcation of the safeguards of the International Atomic Energy A.E.33. Heat exchangers suitable for use in gaseous diffusion plants,
, gency .(/AEA~ to the nuclear reactor facility; i.e. heat exchangers made of aluminium, copper, nickel. or alloys con-
Olle-tzme shipments not exceeding 100 kg of contained zirconium taining more than 60 per cent nickel, or combinations of these metals
meTal 0.1' parts made therefrom when intended for use in or in support as clad tubes, designed to operate at sub-atmospheric pressure, with a
(~f, an Identi.fied civil research or power reactor facility over which it is
leak rate of less than 10- atmospheres per hour under a pressure differ-
u)Iltemplated that IAEA safeguards would be applied. ential of 1 atmosphere. .

t\.E.ll. Nickel as follows: A.E.34. Artificial graphite having a boron content of less than or equai
P~)w~~r, ~aving a nickel content of not less than 99 per cent and a to 1 part per million, the total thermal absorption cross section being
PdrtlC e SIze of less than 100 microns; and Porous metal having a less than or equal to 5 millibarns per atom.
~~~tn pore size not exceedin.g 25 microns. and a nickel content of not (See also Item I.L. 1673).
11" ~~4n .99 per cent except SIngle porous nickel metal sheets not exceed- Individual shipmen.ts of up to 100 kg of artificial graphite as specified
~~ I ]n (930 cm ) for use in batteries with civil applications.
2 2
~ s~ !tem I.L. 1661). . . Subsequent shipments of artificial graphite as specified above in
n' eCFnIcal Note: Porous nIckel as defined above refers to porous metal reactors exported as exceptions to Item A.E.36 as defined in the note
,lclnu actured from nickel powder as defined above, which has been thereto.
<:,om pacted and sintered to form a metal nlaterial with fine pores inter-
connected throughout the structure. A.E.3S. Lithium, as follows:
h()'/V~I'kel powder in u/lcompacted powder form not made by the car- (a) l\1etal;
1) process. (b) Hydrides, in which lithil:lm, whetber normal, depleted or en"
powd f s h'lpments 0 f up to 50 k' g onlC
f·' k el powder
. .In uncompaCled' riched in the ..6 isotope, i~ compounded with hydrogen; or j;ts
er orm made by the carbonyl process. . ~ isotopes or corn Pfex~d with other metals or aluminium hydride;
BOARD OF TRADE 10 URNAL 8 ocrOBER 1969 5 in (127 mm) and which are also capa'ble of achieving and
maintaining a oootrolled thermal environment only between
(c) Alloys, as follows:
+ 80° centigrade and - 35° centilgrade.
Techn.ical Note: lsostatic presses are those capable of pressurizing
(i) ~a,nesium-based alloys containing 10 per cent or more a closed cavIty through valfious media (gas, liquid, solid particles, etc.)
hthlum; , to create equal force in all directioos within the cavity upon a work-
(ii) Containing 50 per cent or more of lithium either normal or piece or material.
depleted in the 6 isotope; or (e) Control equipment, accessories and parts which are specially
(iii) Containing any quantity of lithium enriched in the 6 designed for the above presses.
isotope; or Hydraulic presses described in sub-item (c) not specially designed for
{d) Any other material containing lithium enriched in the 6 isotope, use in forming aircraft, missile or space vehicle parts, in powder metal-
including compounds. mixtures and concentrates. lurgy or in ceramics production where the total rated force is less than
Shipments containing up to 1 kg of lithium metal not enriched in the 30,000 tons for vertical presses and 10,000 tons or less for horiz.ontal
6 isotope or up to 10 kg of lithium hydride, either complexed with other presses; and
metals or not, in which the lithium is not enriched in the 6 isotope and Parts included in sub-iten' (e) to 5ervice presses previously exported
is not compounded with the heavier isotopes of hydrogen. under the first part of this note.
A.E.36. Nuclear reactors, i.e. reactors capable of operation so as to 1075. Spin-forming machines, ex£ept those with a spindle drive motor
maintain a controlled, self-sustaining fission chain reaction; major com- of less than 50 horse power.
ponents designed or intended for use in a nuclear reactor such as
reactor vessels, core support structures, coolant pumps, fuel element 1080. Machines and equipment specially designed for making or
handling equipment, heat exchangers and control rod drive mechan- measuring gas turbine blades.
isms; power generating and/or propulsion equipment not elsewhere
specified, specially designed for use with nuclear reactors. 1081. Machinery for use in the manufacture of aircraft, as follows:
Civil research and power reactors provided that countries 10 which (a) Machinery specially designed for the working or forming of air-
they are destined support the International Atomic Energy Agency craft sheet, plate or extrusion;
system of safeguards. (b) Machinery specially designed for the milling of aircraft skin.

A.E.37. Hafnium metal, and alloys and compounds of hafnium con- 1086. Machines specially designed for the manufacture of jet engines,
the following: .
taining more than 15 per cent hafnium by weight.
Shipments of up to 1 kg of contained hafnium. (a) Jet engine compressor case boring machines;
(b) Jet engine compressor or turbine disc turning machines;
A.E.38. Calcium containing both less than one-hundredth (0.0]) per cent (c) Jet engine rotor grinders.
by weight of impurities other than magnesium and less than 10 parts
per million of boron. 1088. Gear making and/or finishing machinery, as follows:
Shipments containing up to 25 kg of calcium as defined above. (a) Gear grinding machines, generating type, capable of accepting gear
A.E.3!. Tritium, its compounds, and their mixtures in which the ratio blanks of 36 in (914 mm) work diameter or more;
of tri.tlium to hydrogen by atoms exceeds one pa,rt in 1,000. (b) Gear grinding machines, generating type, designed to grind gears
Technical Note: The only compounds and mixtures excluded by this to a face-width of 7 in (177 mm) or more, for the production of
helical or herring-bone gears;
definition are those where the separation of the tritium from its com- (c) Capable of the production of gears of a module finer than 0.5 mm
pounds cannot result in the evolution of an isotopic mixture of (diametral pitch finer than 48) and meeting a quality standard
hydrogen in which the ratio of tritium to hydrogen by atoms exceeds better than DIN 58405 Class 7.
one part in 1,000. Technical Note: If rated in AGMA or Admiralty standards and not
Individual shipments containing up to lOO curies of tritium, except rated in DIN 58405, AGMA 10 or Admiralty Class 11 shall be con-
as limited by sub-item (b) of A.E.35; sidered to be the equivalent of DIN 58405 Class 7.
Individual shipments containing up to 500 curies of tritium when con-
tained in luminous paint, or in a paint constituent; in the form of 1091. Numerical control systems, as follows:
tritium activated zinc sulphide phosphor in which the trit;ating agent is
a compound containing part of its chemically bound hydrogen in the (a) Numerical control systems specially designed for controlling co-
form of a tritium isotope. ordinated simultaneous (contouring and continuous path) machining
movements in a machine tool in two or more axes; and machine
A.E.40. Neutron generator tubes designed for operation without an tools designed for or equipped with such controls;
external vacuum system, and utilizing electrostatic acceleration to in- Two-axis systems having normal resolutions of 0.0004 in (0.0 I mnl)
duce a tritium-deuterium nuclear reaction. or coarser, and machine tool designed for or equipped with such con-
trols, including systems of more than two axes providing not more than
A.E.41. Process control instrumentation specially designed or modified two axes are simultaneously co-ordinated.
for monitoring or controlling the processing of irradiated fissionable (b) Nume;ical control servo-driven measuring or gauging machines
or fertile materials or irradiated lithium. specially designed for measuring at any point of the contour the
(See also Item A.E.19). dimensional shape and contour characteristics of two- or three-
dimensional objects including objects of revolution.
Two-axis measuring or gauging machines -specially designed for measur-
Industrial list ing at any point of the contour of the objects produced with machines
of the type and characteristics described in the Note to sub-item (a).
Group A. Metal-Working Ma£hinery
1092. Tracer controlled machine tools~ as follows:
1001. Jig borers and jig grinders with accuracies of better than ± 3 (a) Milling and boring machines with an accuracy of ± 0.001)l
m,i,croos (± 0.00012 in)
( ± 0.025 mm) and a repea.tabiJi,ty of ± 0.0005 in (± 0.0125 mm)
1016. Grinding heads and spindle assemblies (consisting of spindles or better;
and bearings as a minimal assembly) designed or rated for operation (b) Lathes with an accuracy of ± 0.0004 in (± O.OJ mm) and a
at speeds in excess of 120,000 revolutions per minute and machines repeatability of ± 0.0002 in (± 0.005 m:m) or better;
specially designed for the utilization of such grinding heads. (c) Specialized accessories and components for the above.
Explanatory Note: This definition does not cover hand-held drills. Technical Note: Accuracy should be measured by using a twin tem-
plate check: one template is mounted on the template stand and is
1071. Presses and specialized controls, accessories and parts therefor, traced in one plane with the template stylus; a second identical template
as follows: is mounted on the work stand, is traced by an electronic pick-up, and
the tracing is recorded. The machine is embargoed if the recorded
(a) Presses (stabilized equipment using rams) for applying high impact deviation between the two tracings does not exceed the accuracy figure
energy work forces through use of explosives or compressed gases sta'ted in sub-i,terns (a) or (b) above.
including air; Repeatabili,ty should abo be measured by using the twill template
(b) Presses specially designed or redesigned for the working or forming check. The m'achine is embargoed if the mean devi,atioo, as recorded
of metals, alloys or other materials with a melting point exceeding from alt least seven successive ohecks, does not exceed the repea·tability
1,900° centigrade; figure in sub-items (a) or (b) albove.
(c) Hydraulic presses as follows:
(i) Vertical presses havi1ng a total roCllted force of over 10,000 toos;
(ii) Horizontal presses havin.g a total ratted force of over 5,000 tons. Group B. Chemial and Petroleum Equipment
(d) Isostatic press systems as follows: 1110. Gas liquefying equipment, as follows:
(i) ca,pable of aohieving a maximum working pressure of 20,000 (a) Equipment for the fractional separation of air into its various com-
Ib I in 2 (1,406 kgl an?) or greater a,nd possessing a chamber ponents, except helium, which has been specially designed for the
cavity with 3JIl inside diameter in excess of 16 in (40.6 an), or withdrawal of liquid end-products to the total amount of 60 tons
(ii) capable of achieving a maximum working pressure of 5,000 ,or more per 24 hour day, provided that the withdrawal of liquid
Ib/io 2 (351 kg/cm~) or greater, and haVing a cOOtrolled oxygen or nitrogen exceeds 50 tons per 24 hour day. except plants
thermal environment within the c1C6ed cavtity, except those pos- not capable of producing mQre than 15 per cent of their total
.-iog a ch'amber cavity Md! an inside diameter of lea than daily product as extractable gaa in liquid form, provided that the
withdrawal of liquid oxygen or nitrogen does not exceed 12.5 per 8 OCTOBER 1969 BOARD OF TRADE JOUR1'!AL v.
cent of their total daily PI:oouct;
(b) Equipment f,?r the production of liquid hydrogen, except plants (b) specially designed for liquid fluorine;
with a capaCity of less than one-and-a-half tons per 24-hour day (c) specially designed for liquid oxygen, nitrogen or argon, as follows:
and not designed for, or capable of, the production of hydrogen
slush; (i) multi-Iaminar type insulation under vacuum; or
(c) Liquid fluorine producing equipment; (ii) with other types of insulation;
(d) Equipment for helium as follows: (I) fixed storage tanks having a capacity of 500 tons or
(i) Equipment for the separation of helium from natural gases; more; or
and (2) mobile equipment having a capacity exceeding 4,542 litres
(ii) Equipment for the production of liquid helium, except equip· and an evaporation loss rate of less than 1.5 per cent
ment which has a capacity of no more than 20 litres per hour. per day as determined at an ambient temperature of 7So
Equipment described in sub-item (a) Fahrenheit (24° centigrade) and without exposure to direct
1118. Equipment for the production of military explosives and solid Containers described in sub-item (c).
propellants, as follows:
(a) Complete installations; Group C. Electrical and Power-Generating Equipment
(b) S~cialized co~ponents;
(c) NItrators: contInuous types. 1203. Electric vacuum furnaces as follows:
(a) Consumable electrode vacuum arc furnaces with a capacity in
1129. Vacuum pumps, as follows: excess of 5 tons;
(a) Ion vacuum pumps (i.e. those using the principle of ionization), (b) Skull type vacuum arc furnaces;
except those having pumping speeds of less than 800 litres of hydro- (c) Electron beam vacuum furnaces;
gen per second at a pressure of 10. 6 mm of mercury or more (Le. (d) Induction va'Cuum furnaces, as follows:
10·\ 10-\ etc.); (i) cold crucible vacuum induction furnaces designed to operate
(b) Turbo-molecular pumps having a higher capacity than 2,000 litres at pressures lower than 0.1 mm of mercury and at tempera-
of nitrogen per second; tures higher than 2,012° Fahrenheit (1,100° centigrade);
(c) Diffusion pumps rated for unbaffled pumping speeds of more than (ii) other vacuum induction furnaces designed to operate at tem-
50,000 litres of nitrogen per second at pressures of 10·' mm of peratures higher than 3,002° Fahrenheit (1,650° o~nti~rade);
mercury or less; excluding furnaces with a workpiece space of not more than 13',000 cms
(d) Cryopump systems (i.e. systems in which the circulation of liquefied and designed to operate at temperatures not higher than 3,452° Fahren-
gas is used to achieve a vacuum, either static or dynamic, by heit (1,900 centigrade), and furnaces with a workpiece space of not
lowering the temperature of the environment); more than 3,200 cm 3 with no single dimension Oength, width, height or
(c) Specially designed parts, controls and accessories for the above diameter) of that space in excess of 10 in and desi·gned to operate
pumps. at temperatures not higher than 4,172° Fahrenheit (2,300° centigrade).
(e) Resistance vacuumu furnaces designed to operate at temperatures
1131. Pumps (except vacuum pumps) capable of delivering liquids higher than 3,OO2 Fahrenheit (1,650° centigrade), excluding:
separately or in combination with solids and/or gases and having any (i) furnaces for heat treatment:
of the following characteristics: (1) up to 12 in (304 mm) X 12 in X 12 in (28,320 cm~),
(a) Designed to move molten metals by electromagnetic forces; designed for tern oer1.tures not higher than 4,172° Fahren..
(b) Specially designed for operation at temperatures below -274° heit (2,300° centigrade);
Fahrenheit (-170° centigrade), except pumps with a flow rate (2) up to 600 cm:! designed for temperatures not higher than

of 379 litres per minute or less which are not designed for opera· 4,860° Fahre· (2,700 centigrade).
tion at temperatures below -328° Fahrenheit (-200° centi· (ii) Melting furnaces up to 3,200 cm3 designed for temperatures
grade); not higher than 4,172° Fahrenheit (2,300° centigrade).
(c) Having all flow contact surfaces made of any of the following (f) Specialized parts and controls for the above furnaces.
(i) 90 per cent or more tantalum, titanium or zirconium, either 1204. Electron beam equipment, as follows:
separately or combined, except material containing more than (a) Welding and/or machining equipment, except non-vacuum electron
97 per cent and less than 99.7 per cent ti,tanium; beam welders;
(ii) polytetrafluoroethylene or the oopolymers of tetrafluoroothylene Technical Note: The term cnon-vacuum~ means that the actual welding
and hexafluoropropylene. takes place in an atmospheric or a non-vacuum environment, although
(Sce also Item I.L. 1133). the electron bea·m gun is in a vacuum.
Pumps described ill sub-item (c) Oi). (b) Equipment for the deposition of thin film the coating of thin film,
or the working thereof; •
1133. Valves, cocks and pressure regulators, as follows: (c) Specialized parts for the above equipment.
(a) Specially designed to operate at temperatures below - 274 0 Explanatory Note: It is not intended that this item covers: (a) equip..
F~hrenheit (- 170° centi~rade), except those of 2 in (50.8 mm) ment using the 'sparking technique', (b) continuous vacuum roll coating
d1 ameter or less specially designed for operation at temperatures from
0 machines having a voltage in excess of 20 kilowatts, having a fixed
-274 0
Fahrenheit (-170° centigrade) to - 328 0 Fahrenheit electron beam gun and no accurate control of the thickness of the
(-200 centigrade); or deposited layer.
(b) havin~ all flow contact surfaces made of any of the following
Listed here should be the materials listed in the draft. (They are the 1205. Electrochemical, semi-conductor and radio·active devices for the
s~me as those listed in I.L. 1131 (c) (i) and (ii).) direct conversion of chemical, solar or nuclear energy to electrical
(See also Item 27 on the Atomic Energy List and Item I.L. 113 I). energy, as follows:
Valrcs, cocks and pressure regulators described in sub-ite,n (b) (ii). (a) Electrochemical devices, as follows:
(i) Fuel cells (including regenerative cells), i.e. cells for generating
1142. Pipe, tubing and fittings made of, lined with or covered with electric power, to which all the consumabJe components are
polytctraftuorethylene, polyvinylidene fluoride, or the copolymers of sUDplied from outside the ceII; and hexafluoropropylene, chlorotrjf1uoroethyl~neand (ii) Primary cells having any of the following characteristics:
vmy Ide~e fluonde or hexafluoropropylcne and vinyHdene fluoride. (1) possessing a means of activation and having an open
f Uon-,.el1~forced, nOli-heat shrinkable tubing having an inner dialneter circuit storaJ!e life in the unactivated
condition. at a tem-
o .125 In Or more" perature of 70 0 Fahrenheit (21 centigrade) of 10 years'
I l~~,·:einforced, 'u'~t shrinkable tubing having an inner diameter 0/ or more;
. .l/l or Inure hefore shril1ka~e,· (2) capable of operating at temperatures from below -13·
w,R(,'IIl!orced tubing designed fur pres!wres of 500 lbs/ ill~ or less,
Fahrenheit (- 25 centigrade) to above· 131 Fahrenheit

let l~r or not equipped with fittings' and

(+ 55 centigrade). including cells and cell assemblies
be~~tI~.lJ1g .having an inner diameter ~f greater than 1 in }1'hich has not other than dry cells) possessing self-contai ned heaters;
. pecwlly processed to make flow surfaces electricall)' conductive. (b) Photo-volta!c cells with a power <;>utput of 8 milIiwatts or more per
square centimetre under 100 mllhwatts per square centimetre tung- Cont'
liqu .
,cl (liners. . k eted only, for the storage or transportation of
Jac sten (2,800° Kelvin) iHumina.tion: all gallium arsnilJe photo-voltaic
grad~)l: • galsed~ at temperatures below - 274 Fahrenheit (-170° centi- cells. excluding those havin~ a power output of less than 4 milIi-

(a) S' J I~C U lng. mobile units, as fuUows: watts measured by the above technique;
~2kally deSIgned for liquefied gases boiling at temperatures below (See also Item I.L. 1548.)
i' " Fahre.nheit. (- 200° centigrade), as follows:
() WIt;!l multt-Iamfnair type insulation under vacuum: or
(c) Power sources other than nuclear reactors based on radio-active
materials systems, excluding: .
~l) wlhh other types of insulation, having a liquid capacity of (i) those having an output Dower of less than 0.5 watt and a total
3 ore t an 946 litres and an evaporation loss rate of less than weight of more than 200 Ib;
75 pe chIlt pe.r dayo as d~termined at an ambient temperature of (ii) those specially desi!n~ and deve.~oped for medical use within
sunlight; renheIt (24 centIgrade) and without exposure to direct the IJ.umaj~;b(l(~Y.
(See also Iterris I.L. 1550 and I.L. 1570).
BOARD OF TRADE 10URNAL 8 ocrOBER 1969 (iU) Bonders and welden;
(iv) Masks; ,
(d)' -Specialized parts, components and sub-assemblies of the above (v) Equipment for the manufacture of masks or the creation of a
devices. photosensitive pattern on the surface of a semi-conductor or
(See also su'b-items I.L. 1570 (c) and (d).) insulating substrate; and .
(vi) Equipment for purifying or processing semi-conductor mater..
Equipment described in sub-item (c) having an overall efficiency' of ials, except equipment specially designed for the zone purifica-
4 per cent or less (obtained by dividing the electrical output, expressed tion of germanium.
in watts, by the thermal input, expressed in watts, this efjic.!;ency to be Explanat10ry Note: n is undel'lstood that equipment for purifyin,g
measured at the. beginning of life). and processing includes equi.pment which performs one or more of
the following operations on semi-conductor materials.
12"- Electric arc devices, for generating a flow of ionized gas in which (a) purirfying beyond 99.9 per cent; •.
the arc column is constricted (except devices wherein the flow of gas is (b) equalizing distributiOll1 of residual impu~ities;
·fur isolation 'purposes e-nly and devices of less than 80-kilo~atts for (c) acbievinlg ooottiotleld in.troduotion of impurities (in one or more
, ,cutting, welding, plating. and/or sprayin:g); .equipment incorporating su~h stages of' aperatU,on); "
"devices; ,specially designed· parts, .aceessones..and control or test equIP"' Cd) producing moooorystaUi·ne materlaJ. or forms (e.g. by drawing,
ment for such devices. pulling, deposi'tion) including forming on substrates;
Devices of less than 100 kilowatts for cutting, welding, plating and I or (e) for depositing or prinltin.g 00 isulating malterials, or otherwise
'spraying. formi\ng, in situ, componentt pa.l'lts other than basic wiring.
Group D. General Industrial Equipment Equipment described in sub-item (a) (ii).
1305. Metal rolling mills, as follows: 1356. Machinery for the working of synthetic film used as a dielectric
(a) Sheet and strip mills more than 3-high (i~cludin~ dual-p~rpose mi.lls (condenser tissue) or as magnetic recording type, as follows:
which can operate as either 2- or 4-hIgh) which achIeve specIal (a) Vacuum metaUizing maohinery specially designed for the co~.tinu­
lateral and/or longitudinal contour control by one or more of the ous coating with metallized sheathing of synthetic film for dIelec-
following m e a n s : . . tric use in the manufacture of capaoi,tors described in Item I.L.
(i) Work rolls having a ratio of roll face length to roll diameter 1560 and specially designed parts therefor;
which exceeds either: (b) Eqwpnlent specially designed for the continuous coating of poly-
6 : 1 for rolls with roll face length up to and including 30 in ester base miagnetic {]alpe intended for the equipment described in
(762 mm), or Item I.L. 1572(d).
5 : 1 for rolls with roll face length exceeding 30 in. (762 ml!l);
(ii) Work roll contour control ac.hieved by concurrent deformIng 1357 Machines of which the motions for positioning, wrapping and
of back-up rolls. back-up shafts ?r work rolls; ., winding of fibres are coordinated and pro-gr,ammed in three or more
(iii) Any other feature achieving speCIal lateral and/or longItudinal axes, speciaUy designed to fabricate composite structures or laminates
contour controls comparable to those achieved by (i) and (ii) floom fiblious and filamtentIa\fY m'alte,dals, and the mechanioal parts of the
above; machines, coordinating and progr.amming controls, and specialized parts,
(b) Mills specially designed or redesigned for the rolling of metals components and accessories therefor.
and ~l1oys with a melting point excee~ing 1,900 centigr~de;

(c) Specialized contrpls, parts and accessones for the ~bove mills. 1361. Wind tunnels, as follows:
Explanatory Note: Sub-item (a) ab.oye relate~ to technIcal developm~nts
which materially increase the capablhty of mills to meet the ~xceptlon- (a) Hypersonic (Mach 5.5 to Mach 15) and hypervelocity (above Mach
ally close tolerances required for military nee~s.. .. . 15) wind tunnels, except wtind tunnels s~ially'- designed for edu-
Hot mills possessing any of the charactefl~tlcs descflbed. Ul .sub-ltem cational purposes and having a test section size (measured internally)
(a), if these characteristics do not present an. lmproveme.nt In ~lnd and I of less than 10 in (25 cm);
or Quality on similar devices incorporated Into operatIng mIlls of ~he (b) Devices for simulating environments at velocities of Mach 5.5 and
same type and size prior to January 1 of the year three years precedIng above, including hot shot tunnels, plasma arc tunnels, shock tunnels,
the year of the proposed export. . . .. . shock tubes, gas tunnels and light gas guns;
Cold mills possessing any of the characte~lstlcs desc"b~d l~ sub~ltem (c) Specially designed parts and accessoifies for the above equiplllent.
(a), if these characteristics do not present an Improvement "! kInd and I C?r Technical Note: The term 'test section size' refers to the diameter of
quality on similar devices incorporated into any operatIng cold mIll the circle, the side dimension of the square, or the longer side dimension
before January 1 of the year three years preceding the year of proposed of the ,rectangle constituting poss'ible shapes of the test section.
export. Group E. Transportation Equipment
All controls, parts and accessories for the above mills.
Explana·tory Note: The term 'improvem,e~t in. kind andlor .quaHty' 1416. Vessels as follows:
applies only to technical developments resul~Ing In a matenal Increa~e (a) Fishing vessels, apd hulls therefor, designed for speed of 17 knots
in efficiency or reliabi~ity to achieve e~ceptIonally. ~lose tolerances ]n or over when in full load (design) condition;
lateral and/or longitudInal contour reqUIred for mIlItary purposes. (b) Hydrofoil vessels;
Hydrofoil vessels not possessing significant rough water capability or
1351. Machinery specially designed for the extrusion of tetraftuorethy· amphibious qualities provided the vessels are for normal civilian use and
lene polymer and copolymer coagulated dispersions or powders or past~s do not incorporate ad.vanced techniques.
derived therefrom, and parts and components the~efor, and other ma.chI- (c) Sea-going vessels including coasters' and hulls therefor, designed for
nery specially designed for the manufacture of WIfe and cable descnbed speeds of over 23 knots when in full load (design) condition, taking
in sub-item 1754 (c). into consideration hull form (configuration) as well as power plant;
1353. Equipment specially designed for the manufacture of communica- Technical Note: For passenger-carrying liners having at least 4 decks
tion cable described in Item 1526. and whose specifications, as farr as hun construction is concerned, corres-
Equipment specially designed for the manufacture of cable described pond to the Conventions on the Safety of Human Life alt Sea in f Jrce
in sub-items 1526 (b) and 1526 (c). at the time of their cons'truction, this cut-off is 25 knots.
(d) Vessels with hulls and propulsion m,achinery made wholly or
1355. Maohinery and equipment for the manufacture of electronic primarily of non-magnetic materials;
equipment, components and ma~erials and related test gear, parts and (e) New ships with decks and platforms specially designed or streng-
sfJeCialized controls and acceSSOrIes, as follows: thened to receive weapons.
(a) For tubes (valves) and parts and sub-assemblies thereof: The Ministry of Technology should be consulted about any vessels
which incorporate any item described in this list or have arrangements
(i) Equipment specially designed for the manufacture of types des.. for demagnetization.
cribed in this list, and (See also Item M.L. 9).
(ii) equipment for automatic or semi-automatic assembly, testing
and/or sorting, except ~tandard equipme~t. for ~he assembly of 1430. Buoyant electric conducting cable suitable for sweeping magnetic
entertainment-type receIver tubes or teleVISIon picture tubes not mines.
described in Item I.L. 154 t (i).
Explanatory Note: The term 'automatic' refers to machi~ery not .re-
quiring the assistance of a human operator to .complete Its functIon 1431. Gas turbine engines for marine propulsion, whether originally
or functions during each complete cycle of operations. designed as such or adapted for such use from aero-engines.
The term 'semi-automatic' refers to maohinery requiring the assistance
of a human operator to complete part but not all of its funotions during 1460. Aircraft and helicopters, aero-engines and aircraft and helicopter
each complete cycle of operations. . equipment, as follows:
The term 'functions' above does not include the initial loading or final (a) Helicopters over 10,000 lb (4530 kg) empty weight and power
unloading of material from the machine. transm,ission systems therefor;
(b) For semi-conductor devices, electronic equipment and components Technical Note: Empty we,ight is understood to include normal instal-
described in Item I.L. 1564(a), and parts, materials and sub-assem- lation and normal mini,mum crew, but does not include fuel or pay-load.
blies thereof: (b) Aircraft and helicopters, except those. not containing or incorporat-
(i) Equipment specially designed for the manufaoture of such ing any Munitions List items and whIch:
types and of any silicon transistor; (i) are of types and series which have been in bona fide normal
(ii) Equipment for slicing, dicing. scribing, slice breaking, civil use for more than one year, or
polishing, probing, testing and/or sorting; (ii) are powered by piston engines;
(c) Aero-engine8~ as follows: vii,
(i) Gas turbine engines:
, .(1) .. jet en·gines of 5,000 Ib (2265 'kg) thrust or ·more;· of 560 channels or fewer aJ ·not less than .so kiloHertz· channel spacing
(2) turb~prop or turbo-shaft engines of 2,500 horsepower er will be considered if the equipnlent htU bee" in normal civil use tor at
more or with a residual thrust of 1,000 Ib (45'3 kg) or more. least two years. .
(ii) Ai,rcraft. a·nd ~opter engines of other, than gas-turbine types,
except pIston engInes; (b) . Navrgation and direction finding equipment (and specialized parts
Gas turbine aero-engines for use in civil aircraft and helicopters and accessories. specialized testing or calibrating equipment and ..
not included in sub-item (b). . . training or simulating equipment, not elsewhere specified therefor), .
(d) ·Ground and airborne'equipment developed solely or used mainly as follows:
for aircraft and helicopters except ground or airborne ~quipment (i) airborne navigation equipnlent and direction finding equip-
of types in normal civil use. ment as follows:
(See also Items I.L. 1485, I.L. 1501 and M.L.IO). (I) Designed to make use of ~Doppler' frequency phenomena;
(2) Utilizing the constant velocity and/or the rectilinear pro..
1485. Compasses, gyroscopes, accelerometers and inertial equipment, u pagation characteristics of electromagnetic waves having
follows: frequency less than 4 x 10 11 cycles per second (0.75 microns);
(a) GY,ro. compas~es possessing one or more of the following charac- Standardconlmerciol airborne equipment of the kind des-
tenstIcs: cribed in sub·itenl Cb) (i) (2) needed to equip civil aircraft
(i) automatic correction for the effects on compass accuracy of
changes in ship's speed, acceleration, or latitude, other than for scheduled operations or as normal standard equipment
manually sot mechanical corrective devices; in civil aircraft being exported for civil conJmerciaJ us,
(ii) provision for accepting ship's data as an electrical input; prorided that oS'ucll equipment:
(iii) provision for setting In corrections for current set and drift: (a) i..\' ill cunfurmity with ICAO standards and assures no.
(iv) utilization of accelerometer, rate gyro, rate integrating gyros, fUllctiun exceeding those resulting from such stand- '
or electrolytic levels as sensing d.evices; ards;
(v) provisions for determining and electrically transmitting ship's (b) h /lot designed to make use of hyperbolic grids at fre-
level reference data (roll, pitch) in addition to own ship's course quencies greater than 3 m egaHertz. *;
data; (c) i.s equivalent ill all characteristics and performance to
(b) Integrated flight instrument systems for aircraft which include equipment used as standard equipment of aircraft not
gyro-stabilizers and/or automatic pilots; suhjcct to embargo.
Explanatory Note: An integrated flight instrument system is a prim- • A pplicatiulls for licences 10 e.~potl standard commercial
ary instrument display system of attitude and azimuth with facilities for ai~horlle equipmet;1 designed to make use of hyperbolic
giving manoeuvre guidance information to the pilot and often integrated grlds at freqllt'llcles of less than 3megaHertz and which
with an auto-pilot to the extent of embodying a conlmon unit for setting include co-ordillate CO/H'ersioll equiplnelu will be consid-
up the required demands. ered if the equipnleflt:
(c) Gyro-astro compasses and other devices which derive position and/ (a) Iw.\ heen in Ilo,.,,,al civil use for Inore than two years
or orientation by means of automatically tracking celestial bodies: and; .
Cd) Gyro-stabilizers used for other purposes than aircraft control (b) doe!} /lot incorporate equipment enlbargoed by [tema
except those for stabilizing an entire 5urface vessel: I.L. 1545 (a), I.L. 1564 or I.L. 1565.
(e) Automatic pilots llsed for other purposes than aircraft control, EqllipnuIlt described ill sub-item (b) (i) (1), normally in-
except marine types for surface vessels; stalled ill civil aircrpft or helicopters and destined to be
(f) Accelerometers with a threshold of 0.005 g or less andjor a line- fru/al/ed in civil aircraft or helkopters.
arity of less than 0.25 per cent of output over the operating range. (3) Radio altimeters the following:
which are designed for use in ine,rtial navigation systems or in (a) Pulse modulated;
guidance systems of all types: Cb) Frequency modulated having an electrical output
(g) Gyros and gyro-compasses. as follows: accuracy better th,an ± 3 feet over the whole range
(i) gyros with a rated free directional drift rate (rated free pre- beh\'een () to 100 t eel or ± 3 ~r cent above 100 feet;
cession) of less than 0.5 degree (I Sigma or r.m.s.) per hour (c) Frequency modulated which have been in normal civil
in a I g environment use for less than fOUf years.
(ii) gyro compasses which incorporate gyros described in suh-item Standard cUfnlnercial frequency modulated radio altimeters
(g) (i) above or which. when operated in a gyro COJnpass mode. needed tu equip ci . .·i/ aircraft for scheduled operations or
have a compass error. before comnensation, due to gyro drift a:t IlO; 1'nal .Handart! equipfnellt incorporated in civil air-
of less than 1/30 of a radian (6/rr degrees or 1.91~f craft heing expurted fur civil comlnercial lIse. provide« that
approximately) at 0 degree latitude; ~ such altimeters have been in normal cil'i/ use for more
(h) Inertial equipment using accelerometers described. in sub-item (f) than two vears.
above and/or gyros described in sub-item (g) (i) above, and sys- (4) O;rection' finding equipment opera,ting :l't frequencies
tems incorpor;;lting such equipment; greater than 5 megaHertz other than .equipment designed
(i) Spec;aUy deSIgned parts. components and test calibration and for sea·rch and rescue purposes provided tha,t the receiver
alignment equipment for the above. except for the specific equip- operates on a crystal controlled fixed frequency of 121.5
ment exported under the note to (b) below. !JlegaH.ertz and that the dete~inat.ion of the D.F. beariOl
Equipment described ill slIh-itl.'m (h) provided: IS. not ,ndependent of the head 109 of the ai rcraft and pro-
(i) They are of types and series u·hich hal'c nee'! in normal ch'i/ ':lded that the D.F. antennae array is desi·gned for opera..
use for more than two years and arc sta1ldard equipment of lloo a·t a fixed frequency of 121.5 megaHertz·
aircraft excluded from control under It('111 I.L. 1460. (5) Pressurized throughout: '
(in The equipment is 10 he installed in civil aircraft. (6) Rated for continu(ll~s operation over a range of ambient
GS·fOUP F. Electronic Equipment including (~ol1tmunicatiOlJs and Radar tenlperatures extendIng from below - 55° centigrade to
. ee also Item M.L.ll. above + 55° centigrade;
(ii) ~round ~nd mari~e. ~quiprnent for use with airborne naviga-
1501. Communication, navigation. direction finding and radar equip- tion eqUJ pment uttllzlnl!; the constant velocity and/or the recti-
ment: linear propagation characteristics of clectronlagnetic waves
See also sub-items M.L.20 (b) and M.L.20 (c) and sub-items I.L.1485 (b) h~ving frequency less than 4 x JO l4 cycles per second (0.7S
and I.L.1485 (h). mIcrons);
(a) Airborne communication equi pment and specialized parts and com- Ground eqllipm~nt for IIse at ch·if airports or for civil use in asso.
ponents therefor. ciation with a';rhorne equirnnel1t de./fcrihed in the ,Vote 10 sub-item
Standard commercial a;rhorne equipment needed to Pqu;p civil air- (h) (i) (2) abore. prol'ided that slIch equipment:
craft for. s[~e~fl/~d operations or a.' normal standard equiprnent incor- ;s in conformity with ICAD standards and a.UlIre.f no function ex-
~orat.ed In cly,l aircraft heing (Jxported for ch·il comlnercial use prol'ided ceeding those rt:sultin,Cl from SIICIt Jtalldards; ·and
~ lat It contains none of the fo/!o characfer;.H;c,fi: is not designed to nlake use ot hJ'perbolic grids at frequencie8
///) Des~gned to ol~erate at frequencies greater than 156 megaHertz; greater than 3 II,egallertz. .
Deslr:ned for Sin/de Side Blind Opl.Jratio/l; (iii) ground ~nd marine direction finding equipment operating at
(c) In~orporating facilities for: frequenCIes greater than 12 megaHertz.
.~l) the ~a,!;d selection of more than 200'" channds per equiplnent or Equipment de,"cl"ihed ill (h) (iii). H,"'l?II:
(ll) p~ovldlnR a mu/lip/kit)' of all(JJ'flatire out Pllt carrier frequen- (a) t~e. eq~titJmefll is to he insfalfed at civil airpOrt,,, or for use on
cies controlled hv a leJ.\'er ll11tnher of pje~oeleclric: cJ'}'sfal.\ and CIVIl air foutl'S: .
(d) p not. forming multiples of a common cO/ltrol freqll£llc);" (b) the equipment is de:,.;glled to operate at frequencies hetween 12
ressurtzed throughout; meg.aHel·tz and 157 ,negafJertz. excluding single side band
(e) Rated for continuous operation oVer a rQtl!?e of anzbient tempera- eqUIpmEnt; , ,
tures extending from below - 55() ('eflfigrade 10 above + 55 centi- 0
(c) the equipment employs a loop SJ·sLeln or a systeln employing a
grade,' number of spaced vertical aerials unifornlly di.Jpo..~ed around
(I) ~esigne~ for .mod!,laring "'ethods etnpluying any form of di.qital the circumference of a. cirr:/e, ,excluding electrQnically "com-
F odulatlO11 ll.\'lIlg tlnle and frequency redundallcy such as 'Qualllized murall'd types.
• A ;~qu~llc.v Modl.dation" (QFM); (cl Rad~r equipment, and s~,ialized pa'rts a/od accessories.. specialized
r: pp lcatlon.\' for bc('nces for equipment operafing in the frequency testing or caJbr2lj'ng equipment .afIlQ ·tra4oJn& ..or simula.trng -'equip
an-,e 108-136 megaHertz incorporating facilities for 'the raPid select;oll meRt thereforl as follows: ' . . .
viii BOARD OF TRADE JOURNAL 8 ocrOBER 1969 151~. Radio transmitters and components (except radio link and relay,
eqUIpment) as follows: J

(i) airborne radar equipment; (a) Transmitters or transmitter amplifiers designed to operate at output
(ii) ground and marine radar equipment having one or more of the frequencies greater than 235 megaHertz, other than
following features: (i) televis!on broadcasting transmitters and amplifiers therefor
(1) Opemting at a frequency not in normal civil use or at a operating between 470 and 960 megaHertz;
f.requency of more than 10.5 gigaHertz; (H) frequency-modulated and amplitude-modulated ground corn-
(2) Having a peak output power from the transmitter greater muni~tio~s equipment for use in the land mobile service and
than 160 kilowatts; operating In the 420 to 470 megaHertz band, with a power out-
(3) The cumulative· probability of detection for a 20 square put of not more than 25 watts for mobile units and 100 watts
metre target is 80 per cent at a free space range of 50 for fixed units;
nautical miles; (Hi) amplitude-modulated radiotelephone equipment used for search
(4) Utilizing other than pulse modulation with a constant and! and rescue work operating on a frequency of 243 megallertz
or st.!lggered pulse repetition frequency in which the carrier with a carrier power not exceeding 100 milliwatts.
frequency of the transmitted signal is not changed deliber- (b) Transmitters or transmitter amplifiers designed to provide any of
ately between groups of pulses, from pulse to pulse, or the following features:
within a single pulse; (i) any system of pulse modulation (this does not include ampli.
(5) Utilizing a Doppler technique for any purpose other than tude, f.requency or phase modulated television or telegraphic
M.T.!. systems using a conventional double or triple pulse transmitters);
delay line cancellation technique; (H) rated for operation over a range of ambient temperatures ex.
(6) Including signal processing techniques which have been in tending from below -40 centigrade to above + 55 centigrade·
0 0

normal civil use for a period of less than 4 years; (Hi) designed to provide a multiplicity of alternative output fre~
(7) Havi,pg been in commercial use for a period of less than quencies controlled by a lesser number of piezo-electric crystals
two years. except equipments in which the output frequency is selected
Equipment deschibed in sub-item (c) (ii) provided that it is for use in only by manual operation either on the equipment or on a
civil aircraft for scheduled operations and is normal and reasonable remote control unit and: '
equipment for such aircraft, it has been in normal commercial service for (1) those f.ormin~ multiples of a com,mon c<?ntrol frequency, or
at least two years and it is specially designed for use as a commercial (2) those In which the output frequency IS a multiple of a
weather radar. common fi~equency which is nO'! l~s than 1/1,000th part
Radar equipment wUh only the characteristics described in sub-items of the oscIllator frequency and IS In steps of 1 kiloHertz
(c) (ii) (1), (c) (ii) (2) and! or (c) (ii) (3) prOVided that it is specially de- or greater;
signed for the surveillance and co-ordination of airfield surface traffic. (c) Components and sub-assemblies, including but not limited to inter.
Radar equipment with only the characteristics described in sub-items rnediate-freq~ency anq power ~plifiers and their parts, modulator
(c) (ii) (2) and/or (c) (ii) (3), provided that peak output power from the ~nd mo~ulatlon amphfie~s, aenals, thei~ filters and their connect. ;
transmitter does not exceed I megawatt and *cumulative probability of Ing deVices, control equipment placed In racks, and maintenance
detection for a 10 square metre target is 80 per cent at a free space equipment, specially designed for transmitters covered by sub-items
rang~ not exceeding 120 nautical miles. (a) and (b) above, except quartz crystals which are, covered by
Radar equipment with only the characteristics described in sub-items Item I.L. 1587.
(c) (ii) (2) and! or (c) (ii) (3), provided that operating frequency is less
than 3.5 gigaHertz, peak power from the transmitter does not exceed- 1518. Telemetering and telecontrol equipment suita,ble for use with air.
2.5 megawatts, ·cumulative probability of detection for a 10 square cr~ft (piloted or pil<?tless), spac~ vebicl~ or weapons (guided or un.
metre target is 80 per cent at a free space range not exceeding 200 nau- gwded), and test equipment specially designed for such equipment.
tical miles, pulse repetition frequency exceeds 300 pulses per second and
the equipment is to be installed for air traffic control of scheduled inter-
national commercial /lights. 1519. Data communication equipment employing digital transmission
Secondary radar equipment described in sub-item (c) designed speci- with digtital input and output, including telegraphic and data transmis·
fically for civil applications. sion, having any of the following characteristics:
·The cumulative probability of detection is determined according to the (a) Design~d for ~~ration at a ~~ sig~alling rate in bits per second,
following parameters: ex~ludlng serviCing and administrative ohannels, numerically ex·
(1) Radial closing velocity of the target: 2,000 feet per second (610 ceeding either:
metres per second); (i) 1,200; or
(2) ProbaJbHi1ty of false aIa·nn: 10- 8 ; (ii) 65 per cent of the channel (or sub-channel) bandwidth in Hertz;
(3) Operator factor: 3dB; (b) Employing autom.atic error detection and correction systems having
(4) Fluctuation of the target in accordance with Rayleigh di~tribution. both of the following characteristics:
(i) re-transmission is not required for correotion·
(ii) transmission speed exceeding 300 bits per s~ond;
1502. Communication, detection or tracking equipment of a kind using
ultra-violet radiation, infra-red radiation or ultrasonic waves; and (c) Components, ~ccessories and sub-assemblies, specially designed for
specialized parts therefore the above equipment.
ExplaOOJtory Note: This iltem ,is not in/tended to cover industriaJ equip- Technical Notes: 'Data signalling rate' is as defined in the ITV Rec-
ment employing cells not described in Items I.L. 1548 or I.L. 1550, flame ommendation 53-36, taking into account that for non-binary modulation
detectors for ndustrial fumaces, nor ultrasonic dev.ices whioh oper~te in systems 'bauds' and 'bits per second' are not equal. Bits for coding,
cooitlact with a cooltrolled matefiiai to be inspected. checking and synchronization functions are to be included.
See also Uern M.L.I5. In the case of systems designed to operate in once voice ohanneJ,
'bandwidth' will be as defined in CCIIT. Recommendation G.131,
1507. 'Jamming' apparatus (i.e., apparatus specially designed to jam or namely 3,100 Hertz. In the case of CCIIT or CCIR voice frequency
otherwise interfere with radio reception); and speCialized parts therefore telegraph systems, 'bandwidth' may be considered as the number of
channels times the channel spacing.
1510. Location apparatus, underwater: apparatus for detecting or locat- Equipment described in sub-item (a) above and components, acces-
io.g objects under warter by ma~etic or acoustic or ultmsonic methods, sories and sub-assemblies therefor, to member countries of CC/TT
and specialized components of such apparatus, except marine depth provided that:
sounders of a kind used solely for measuring the depth of water or the It is to be permanently installed in a circuit operated by the civilian
distance of submerged objects or fish and/or whales vertically below authorities of the importing country, and is to be used for general civil
the apparatus. trafjic,· and
Horizontally operating apparatus for fish and I or whale finding. The data signalling rate in bits per second, excluding servicing alld
administrative channels, does not numerically exceed either 2,400 01
1514. Pulse modulators capable of providing electric impulses of peak 80 per cent of the channel (or sub-channel) bandwidth in Hertz.
power exceeding 200 kilowatts or of a duration of less than 1/1Oth
micro-second, or with a duty cycle in exoess of 0.002; and pulse-trans- 1520. Radio relay communications equipment, as follows:
former, pulse-forming equipment or delay lines being specialized parts
of such modulators. (a) Equipment employing tropospheric, ionospheric 01' meteoric scatter
Pulse modulators as described above in which the peak power does phenomena, and 'specialized test equipment therefor;
not exceed 1.5 megawat(s. (b) Other radio relay equfpment designed for use at frequencies exceed-
ing 300 megaHertz, except equipment having none of the folloW-
151'. Panoramic radio receivers as follows: in~ characteristics:
(a) Panoramic radio receivers (being receivers which search automatic- (I) designed' for use at frequencies exceeding 470 megaHertz;
ally.a part ,of the radi~-frequency spectrum and indica~e the signals (ii) power output exceeding 10 watts; 1
, .'reeewed); ,'except aooillary equIpmen.t·' for 'commercial receivers, ;(ui) sigtl~l. bandwidth at the input .to. the modulator exceeding the t
limit specified in sub-item 1523(a); (
with- which the frequency spectrum searched does not exceed either
± 20 -per cent of the intermediate frequency of the receiver or ± (iv) for other than fixed service; t
, ' 2mepHertz; . (c) Components, accessories and sub-assemblies, specially designed id, ti
';.' ,,(It), Spee;iaiiMd _pads ." for ."~ .patlOlUDio -radio r-eeei\'C1'S; dcIaibed .. .iII , the above equipment. ' .
, . this item. ' . '. -. Equipment described in sub-item (b) above and components, aed'~
sories and sub-assem.blies there/or. provit!.ed. that: •• • 8 OcrOBER 1969 BOARD OF TRADE 10 URNAL
It is specially desIgned for the transmission 0/ teleVISIon sIgnals bet-
ween camera and studio or between studio and broadcast transmitter and specialized assemblies, sub-assemblies an~ c~ponen~, and. equipment
not exceeding a line of sight distance with respect to anyone installa- containing components em~argoed by. thiS Item. It IS ~ot Intend~ to
tion,' or . refer to simple coding deVices or equipment only enSUrIng the privacy
It is destined /01' nlember countnes 0/ the CClR and of communications.
0) is to be permanently installed in a circuit operated by the civilian
authorities of the importing country and is to be used for civil 1529. Electronic measuring, calibrating, counting, testing and time inter-
television transmission (including closed circuit television) or for val equipment, whether or not i~c~rporating frequency standards, having
general civil traffic; a.nd. . . any of the following charac~e~lshcs: ..
(ii) no equipmen.t de~cnhed In sub-Item J.L. ~5~3 (b) and exceeding (a) consisting of, or containing, frequency lueasunng equipment or
the limits specified In the note to Item 1523, IS Included. frequency standalfds designed for: .
1521. Amplifiers, oscillators and related equipment, as follows: (i) other than ground la'boratory use, With an accuracy better than
1 part in 10 7 ; or
(a) A,mplifiers designed to operate at frequencies in excess of 500 mega- (ii) ground laboratory use, with a sta<bility over 24 hours of 1 put
Hertz; in 10" or better;
(b) Tuned amplifiers having a bandwidth (defined as the band of (b) designed fOT use at frequencies exceeding 1,000 megaHertz, except
frequencies over which the power amplification does not drop to radio spoctrum analyzers (see Item I.L. 1533);
less than one-half of its maximum value) which exceeds 10 mega-- (c) designed to provide a muH:iplicity of alternative output frequencIes
Hertz or 10 per cent of the mean frequency, whichever is less, controlled by a lesser number of piezo-electric crystals or an inter-
except those specially designed for use in. community televis.ion nal or external frequency standard, except equipment in which the
distribution systerns. (The mean frequency IS defined as the anth- output frequency is selected only by m~nual operation eitlher OD
metic mean between the frequendes at which the power amplifica- the equipment or on a remote control unit, and:
tion is one-half of its maximum value); (i) those forming multiples of a commo~ oontrol. frequency; or
(c) Untuned amplifiers having a bandwidth which exceeds 10 mega- (ii) those in which the output frequency IS a multIple of a common
Hertz, but excluding those having a bandwidth up to 30 mega- frequency which is not less than ]/1,000 part of the oscillator
Hertz provided the power output does not exceed 5 watts; frequency and is in steps of 1 kiloHertz or greater;
(d) Direct current amplifiers, amplifying by whatever means, having (d) counting equipment capable of resolving ~t nonnal input l~els suc-
a noise level (referred to the input circuit) of 10_ Hi watts or less cessive input signals w'lth less than 0.1 mIcrosecond time dlfference;
and/or a zero dr!ft in 1 hour corresponding to a change in input (e) time interval measuring equi,pment containing counting equipment
power of 10- u ; watts or less; as spocified in sub-item (d) above;
(e) Parametric a,mplifiers with a noise figure of merit of 5 decibels or (f) testing equipment rated to maintain specified operating data when
less measured a,t a temperature of 17 centigrade; paramagnetic

operating over a range of ambient temperatures from below -25°,

amplifiers; other amplifier or oscillator devices such as Masers, centigrade to above + 55 centigrade.

Lasers and lrasers, which amplify or oscillate by means of stimu- (see also Items M.L.18, I.L. 1355 and sub-item I.L.1485 (i)).
lated electromagnetic radiation; specially designed parts therefor;
any equipment containing such amplifiers, oscillators or devices. 1533. Radio spectrum analyzers (being apparatus capable of indicating
Continuous wave helium-neon gas lasers operating in the visible the single-frequency components of multi-frequency oscillation), as
spectrum and with rated minimum output power not exceeding 2 milli- follows:
watts. fa) Designed to operate at frequencit:s over 1,000 megaHertz; .
1523. Single and multi-ohannel communications transmission equipment, (b) Designed to operate at. frequenOles oyer 3~ megaHet:!z and us!ng
including line or radio terminal, modem, multiplex, and intermediate interchangable heads (I.e., R.F. tunlng unIts) and Incorporating
amplifier or repeater equipment, as follows: integral sweep facilities;
(c) Having a display bandwidth in excess of 12 megaHertz;
(a) Employing analogue techniques, including frequency division multi- (d) Specialized components, accessories and parts therefor.
plex (FDM), designed to deliver, car,ry or receive frequencies higher
than 150 kiloHertz into, or in, a communications system, except 1537. Electromagnetic waveguides and components therefor, as follows:
carrier communications terminals specially designed for power lines
and operating at frequencies below 1,500 kiloHertz; (a) Rigid and flexible waveguides and components designed for use at
(b) Employing digital transmission with analogue input and output, frequencies in excess of 12.5 gigaHertz;
including pubc code modulation (PCM), designed for use on com- (b) Waveguides having a bandwidth ratio grea,ter than 1.5 : 1;
munication circuits, and specialized test equipment rtlerefor; (c) Waveguides components, as fo.Hows: . .
(c) Components, accessories and sub-assemblies, specially designed for (i) Directional couplers haVIng a bandWIdth r~tio p-ea.ter than
the above equipment. 1.5: 1 and directivity over the band of 15 decllbels o,r more;
Equipment described in sub-item (a) above, and components, acces- (ii) Rotary joints caPable of transmitting more than one isolated
sories and sub-assemblies therefor, as follows: channel or having a bandwidth greater than 5 per cent of the
(a) equipment to be installed in circuits directly connecting den.r;ely centre mean frequency;
populated industrial areas in countries listed ill the preamble with (iii) Magnetic, including gyro-magnetic, waveguide components;
communications systems elsewhere, provided that the terminal and (d) Pressured waveguides and specialized components therefor;
intermediate amplifier or repeater equipment is designed to deliver, (e) TE M mode devices, using magnetic, including gyro-magnetic proper-
carry or receive not more than 60 voic- '? channels of 4 kiloHertz ties;
each; (f) TR and anti-TR tubes and- components therefor, except those de-
(b) equipment specially designed for the transmission of television si!?- signed for use in waveguides operating at a ~k power not exc~.
nals by cahle between camera and studio and studio and broad- ing 160 kilowa,tts and at a frequency of 10.5 glgaHertz or less Whlcll
cast transmitter not exceeding 50 miles for a link with respect to any are in nonnal civil use for ground or marine radar.
one installation,' (For radio relay /inks see Item I.L. 1520). Equipment described in sub-item (f) which is in normal civil use for
(c) equipment for other than submarine use provided that it is des- ground or marine radar.
tined for a member of the CClTT and is to he permanently installed 1541. Cathode-ray tubes, as follows:
in a circuit operated by the civilian authorities of the importing
country and i~ to be used for civil television transmission (includ- (a) With a resolving power of 500 or more lines per in (20 lines per
ing closed circuit television) or for general civil tra.fJic, as follows: mm), using the shrinking raster method of measurement;
(i) Using video techniques designed to deliver, carry or receive one Tubes with a resolving power 0/ up to SOO lines per in. (32 lines per mm)
mOllochr01ne or colour television signal with a maximum lIonli- which have been specially designed for commercial television, cinema or
nal video bandwidth of 6 megaHertz and associated sound photographic applications. .
signals; (b) With writing sp~eds of more than 3,000 kilometres per second;
(ii) Designed to deliver, carry or receive not more than 960 voice (c) Alpha-numeric and similar display ~bes· in which a symbol-mask
channels of 4 kiloHertz each. within the tube can be scanned to display any of the symbols on
any part of the phosphoc.
1526. Communications cable, as follows:
(a) Submarine cable; 1542. Cold cathode tubes and switches, as follows:
(b) Coaxial cable using a mineral insulator dielectric; (a) Triggered spark-gaps, having an anode delay time of 15 micro-
(c) Coaxial cable using a dielectric aired by discs beads, screw, spiral, seconds or less and rated for a peak current of 3,000 amps or more;
or other means. ' specially designed parts therefoI; equipment incorpora~iilg such
ASSociated equipment will be considered separate under Item I.L. 1523. devices;
. Cable as described above provided that any submarine cable described (b) Cold cathode tubes, whether gas-filled or not, operating in a manner
m (a) and (c) is to be used for links with Western coulltries. similar to a spark-gap, containing three or more electrodes and
having all the following characteristics:
152? All cypher machines, cryptographic and/or coding devices and (i) Rated for an anode peak voltage of2,500 volts or more;
eqUipment, and- aS5ociated' equipment, usable on any transmission system (it) Rated for- peak currents of 100' amps' or more; -
(helegraphy. telephony; facsimile, video. data). that is designed to ensure (iH) An anode delay time of 10 microseconds ~r less; -
e secre~y of commu~i~ations and thus prevent clear re.eepijon by other _ (iv) ·An .envelope diameter of less than I in (2~.4 _mm).. -" .-
tb an the Intended recelver. . Technical' Notes: Triggered -spark~~ga~ a~ tubeSW1~ a structure~01!· . ~._
Technical-Note: This item-,isintended to refer to all the related-equip- -sistmg Of; two ·'~ed ~auodes ,~ith .:~'ll~t·r~emblina ;, '.~l·'
ment for cypher machines and cryptographic and/or coding device&, spheres, and 'with one or more tnggenngprobes placed approxIDlately 10' :
x BOARD OF TR~PE';10l/RNAL, 8 O<;I'OBER 1969 rlS4L Photo .cells, as follows:
(a) 'Photoelectric cells, photo-conductive cells (including ·pbototransis-
the centre afone anode. The structure is. sealed and contains a mixture tors. and similar cells) with a peak sensitivity at a wavelength k>nger (d:
of gases, principally nitrogen under less than atmospheric pressure. than 12,000 Angstrom units or shorter than 3,000 Angstrom units·
Sub-item (b) includ~s gas krytron tubes, ~acuum krytron tubes and (b) P~oto-transistors (photo-conductive cells including photo-diod~s).' (e)
similar tubes. WIth a res~onse time constant of 1 millisecond or less measured at
the operatInJ.temperature of the cell for which the time constant (f)
reaches a mInImum. Notes: Th.e time. constant is defined as the time taken from
1544. Semi-conductor diodes and thyristors, except photodiodes (see the applIcatIon of a hght stimulus for the current increment to reaoh
Item I.L. J 548). as follows: a val~e .of l·!/e tim~ the final ~alue, (i.e., 63 p~r cent of the ~nal value).
(a) Diodes having a bulk material other than silicon, germanium, sele- ThiS It~~ !S not Intended to Include germanium photo deVices with a
nium or copper oxide; . peak senSItIVIty at a wavelength shorter than 17,500 Angstrom units. 15
(b) Silicon and gennanium diodes (including mixer, detector, frequency- (b~
changing and variable capacitance diodes, and diodes used for the 1549. Photomultiplier tubes as follows:
direct conversion of DC to RF power). designed or rated for use at (a) For which the maximum sensitivity occurs at wavelengths longer tai
input or output frequencies greater than 300 megaHertz except: than 7,500 Angstrom units or shorter than 3,000 Angstrom units; Or al
(i) point-contact diodes designed for use at input frequencies not (b) having an anode pulse rise time of less than 1 nanosecond. J
exceeding I gigaHertz;
(H) voltage-variable capacitance diodes designed for tuning and 1550. Thermal detecting cells, i.e. bolometers and thermocoupler de.
automatic (requency control in entertainment-type television tectors, radiant energy types only. with a response time constant of less lSC
and radio receivers, having all of the following characteristics: than 10 milliseconds measured at the operating temperature of the ce'U in
(1) a rated power dissipation of less than 0.5 watt at 25° for which the time constant reaches a minimum. ao(
centigrade; ma
(2) a series inductance higher than 3 nanoHenries; (a)
1553. Flash-discharge type X·ray systems. including tubes. except those
(3) a typical figure of merit Q of less than 800 measured at systems or tubes having all of the following specifications:
a reverse voltage of 4 volts and a frequency of 50 mega- (b)
(a) peak power of 500 megawatts or less; I
Hertz; (b) output voltage of 500 kilovolts or less;
Cc) Silicon and germanium diodes having a rated maximum reverse re- caf
(c) pulse width of 0.2 microsecond or more.
covery time of less than 30 nanoseconds;
(d) Tunnel diodes; 1555. I~age intensifiers, ~mage .converters and specialized components,
(e) Thyristors having a rated turn-off time of less than 10 microseconds. electroniC storage tubes Including memory transformers of radar pic·
Poi1lt-contact type diodes. designed for use at input frequencies not tures, and ruggedized vidicon-type tubes (except commercial standard
exceeding 12.5 gigaHertz. . television camera tubes and commercial standard X-ray amplifier tuhe:;).
1556. Non-flexible fused fibre optic plates or bundles. having all the (a)
following characteristics:
1545. Transistors and sPeCialized parts therefor, except photo-transistors (a) a fibre pitch (centre to centre spacing) of less than 1.5 microns: (b)
(see Item I.L. 1548). as follows: (b) a light-absorbing medium surrounding each fibre. or int~rstitial1y
placed between fibres: (c)
(a) Of any type using semi-conductor material having four or more
active junctions within any single block of semi·conductor material; (c) a diameter greater than t in (13 mm).
(b) Of any type using a bulk semi-conductor material other than germ- 1564
anium or silicon; 1558. Valves (tubes) electronic, and specialized parts as follows: (a)
(c) Using germanium as the bulk semi-conductor material and having (a) (i) valves rated for continuous-wave operation above 1,000 mega- circ
any of the following characteristics: Hertz at the maximum rated anode dissipation; (45
(i) An average IT of 40 to 240 megaHertz and designed to have a (ii) valves rated for pulse operation above 300 megaHertz at the (b)
maximum collector dissipation greater than 150 milliwatts; maximum rated anode dissipation; ~~I
(in .An average IT greater than 240 megaHertz; (iii) valves rated for continuous-\vave operation over the freq ueocy TI
(d) Using silicon as the bulk semi--conductor material and having any range 300 to 1,000 megaHertz and for which~ under any condi- POOl

of the following characteristics: tions of cooling, the product of the maxinlum rated anode dis- sub-
(i) An average IT of up to 500 kiloHertz and designed to have a sipation (expressed in watts) and the square of the maximum struc
maximum collector dissipation greater than 5 watts; frequency (expressed in megaHertz) at the maximum rated clotl
(H) An average fT from above 500 kiloHertz to 3 megaHertz and anode dissipation is greater than 101\ or where applied to with
designed to have a maximum collector dissipation greater than external anode tubes rated only without a radiator. and rated men
500 milliwatts; , only for free air circulation, the product is greater than (c)
(Hi) An average fT from above 3 to 20 megaHertz and designed to 5x 1011; or 11
have a maximum collector dissipation greater than 250 milli.. (iv) valves constructed with cereamic envelopes and rated for oper- inteI
watts; ation above 300 megaHertz. into
(iv) An average fT greater than 20 megaHertz; Explanatory Note: Sub-item (a) of the definition is not intended to DI
(v) Majority carrier devices, including but not limited to field effect include any single-ended glass envelope tube which has a standard 7-pin have
transistors and metal oxide selni-conductor transistors; miniature or 9 pin Noval base and is in standard use in civilian elec' natu
(vi) A modulus of the current gain in the common emitter con- tronic equipment. Iieull
figuration of 10 or more for collector currents of 100 microam.. (b) valves in which the velocity of the electrons is utilized as one of
peres or less. the functional parameters. including but not limited to ktystrons.
Technical Notes: This item includes all devices incorporating a semi· travelling wave tubes and magnetrons, except fixed frequency pul-.ed .~~ GrOl
conduoting crystal of any material with three or more electrical connec- magnetrons designed to operate at frequencies in the range 9J to . an
tions or with only two such connections where four or more active 9.5 gigaHertz with a maximum peak power output not exceeding ,
junctions exist within a single block of semi-conductor material, which 25 kilowatts; 1565,
are used as amplifiers, oscillators. trigger devices. etc., or combinations Fixed-frequency continuous-wave magnetrons designed to operate at (a) J

thereof in electronic circuits. . a frequency of 2.45 giga/lertz ± 0.025 gigaHertz with a maxinZllm rated'
The maximum collector dissipation is defined as the continuous power output 110t exceedint: 5 kilowatts, or at a frequellcy lower than
dissipation measured at an ambient temperature of 25 centigrade under 1 gigaHerzt with a maximum rated power output not exceeding 25 kilo'
any cooling conditions. watts, provided that such tubes are specially designed for industrial
Where the average fT is not quoted or known, this value shall be taken heating or cooking purposes;
as 1.5 times the minimum fr. ' reflex klystrons having all the following characteristics:
Where f alpha (the frequency at whioh the modulus of the current (a) Operating at frequencies in the range !rum 8.5 to 10.5 gigaHertz:
gain in the common base connection has decreased to 0.707 of its low (b) An output power of 200 milliwatts or less;
frequency value) is quoted instead of fT, fT may be regarded as 0.8 (c) .A metal envelope;
times f alpha. (d) A probe output;
(e) Mechanical tuning accomplish~d by distortion of a diaphragm
situated at one end of the tubt: and on which the reflector voltage
connection is mounted.
1546. Dendritic produced forms of any semi·conductor material. or Valves described in (a) and Cb) which are specially designed for
combinations thereof. suitable for use in diodes or transistors. television purposes and "re to be used in television transmitters. the
T~nical Note: The term 'dentritic' signifies a ribbon-like product of precise locations of which are known, for civil teIe-casting to CC/R or
senll-conductor material wh}ch may be drawn in various widths, thick- OIR standards.'
nessc:a and lengths and WhICh may represent processing stages .from a Fixed-frequency pulsed ma1!netrons. designtd to operate at fixed
relatively pure form of the material throuah advanced staaes of treat- low~r than lO.5gigallertz with a maximllm rated output~;
ment. power not exceeding 1.S me,awatt3.
(c) indirectly heated valves of a kind thaf can be passed through 11 8 OcrOBER 198 BOARD OP'TRADBIOVRNAL
ls- circular hole of 7.2 mm in diameter;
er (d) valves designed to withstand 'acceleration of short duration (shock) a·nd output impedances of amplifiers, the effect of loading,the effects
greater than 1,000 g; of phase shift, and the generating of functions.
~s): ~ (e) valves designed for operation in ambient temperatures exceeding (2) More than 75 operational aJl).plifiers; "
at 100° centigrade; (3) More than, four integrator tfme scales,switchable during one
nt (f) vacuum tubes specially designed for use "as pulse modulators for programme;
radar or for ~imilar applications, having a peak anode voltage
rating of 100 kilovolts or more; or rated for a peak pulse power of, ,Cb) Analogue computers desifgned or modified for use in airbome
2 megawatts or more. vehicles, missiles or space vehicles and rated for continuous opera~'
boo. aJt· temperaltures :Erom below _45 0 centigrade to' above +55 0
centigrade; and equipment or systems incorporatiQ.g such computers;
1559. Hydrogen thyratrons, as follows: (c) Oth~r' analogue' ~omputets capable of accepting, 'processing. and
(a) rated for apea.k pulse po~er output of" 2 megawatts or m{)re; or puttIng' out data, In the, :form of one or n(O'tecontinuous :variables
(b) of metal-ceramic construction. ' ," and capable of incorporating a 'total of at-least ''1J)summers,
Technical Note: A thyratron is any hot, cathode gas..filled tube con... integrators~ multipliers or function, generai'lf'ts with' f~tities for
er , taining 3 or more electrodes in which anode current flow is ini tiated by re~~ily varying :the i-!1ter-connectio~of these components;
:>r a control electrode:. . (d) ~1~ltal computers WIth one or more of the following character-
Equipntent descrtbed In sub-Item (b). lsbcs:
(1) The CPU impl~ments floating aoint ope..rations by hardware~
e- 1560. Components and parts used as inductive and capacitive elements (2) The sum of eIther the I 'l/~_bus rate" or the 'total effectIve
ss in electronic circuits, designed for and/or W\pable of reliable perform- bilt transfe'r ra1te', whi'Cibever i$ less, and the 'CPU bus rate'
~li ance in relation to their electrical and mechanical characteristics and exceeds 10.8 million bits per seCond;
maintaining their design service lifetime while operating: (3) The. internal memory has a total connected ca,pacity (excluding
(a) over the whole range of 0 ambi~t temperatures from below-45° parIty, word marker and flag bits) of more than 0.8 million
se centigrade to above + 100 centIgrade; or bits;
(b) at ambiet temperatures of 200° centigrade or higher.
Explanatory Note: Included in this definition are such items as (4) The computer is equipped with peripheral memory devi~s as
capaci,toIlS, tmnsform'ers, chokes, relays, etc. follows:
(i) More than 12;
1561. ~Jaterials specially designed and manufactured for use as (ii) The 'total effective bit transfer rate' (excluding data
absorbers of electromagnetic waves having 12frequencies greater than 2 x channels not equipped with peripheral memory units)
108 cycles per second, and less than 3 x 10 cycles per second. exceeds 0.7 ,million bits per second;
(iii) Any magnetic tape transport with;
1562. Tantalum and niobium electrolytic capacitors as follows: (a) More than 800 bits per inch per track;
(a) All types designed to operate permanently at temperatures exceed- (b) More than 75 inches per second tape speed;
le ing 85° centi'grade; . (c) More than 9 tracks per t inch tape width; or
(b) Sintered electrolytic capacitors, except those having a casing made (d) More than t inch tape width.
of epoxy resin or sealed with epoxy resin;
ly (c) Electrolytic capacitors constructed with foils. (iv) For peripheral memory devices other than magnetic tape
(a) Total connected 'net capacity' exceeds 3 million bits;
1564. Electronic components, as follows:
(b) 'Total number of accesses' exceeds 120 per second.
(a) Assemblies and sub-assemblies constituting one or more functional
circuits with a component density greater than 75 parts per cubic inch (5) Computers with cathode ray tube displays as follows:
(4.575 parts per cubic centimetre); (i) Used to display alpha-numeric and similar data or informa-
(b) Modular insulator panels (including wafers) mounting single or tion, excluding those displays for which circuitry and char-
~_l!J.!.iPle electronic elements and specialized parts therefor. acter-generation devices external to the tube'limit displays
:y Technical Note: Circuit boards and panels which do not contain com- to aJpha-numeliic ohaJraoters in fixed £ormats or to g,raphs
i- ponents described in this list and which do not come within the scope of composed only of the same basic elements as used for
g. sub-item (a) above 'are not covered by sub-item (b) unless they are con- alpha-numeric character composition (this exclusion is
m structed of insulating materials other than paper base phenolics, glass limited to graphic displays 'for which the sequence of
:d cloth melamine, glass cloth epoxy resin or of insulating materials symbols and basic elements of symbols are fixed by the
to with an an operating temperature range not exceeding that of the above- format and character generators in the unit and cannot
:d mentioned materials. be generated arbitrarily by the computer).
lO (c) Integ'I1ated circuits, i.e. assemblies and sub-assemblies con.faiining one (H) With light gun or other graphic input devices, excluding
?f more functional circuits in which there are both components and those which a're parts of displays for which circuitry and
r- ~nter-connections formed by the diffusion or deposition of materials character-generation'devices external to' the tube limit dis-
mto or on a common substrate. plays to alpha-numeric characters in fixed format or to
:0 Devices described in sub-items (a), (b), (c), provided that the devices graphs composed only of the same basic elements as used
have been designed specifically for identifiable civil applications and, by for alpha-nuJ!leric character composition.
c- n.ature of design or performance. are substantially restricted to the par- (e) Digital computers and digital differential analyzers (incremental
)f ticular application for which they have been designed. computers) designed or modified for use in airborne vehicles,
missiles or space vehicles and,0 rated for continuous operation at
s, temperatures from below -45 centigrade to above + 55° centi-
:d Group G.' Scientific Instruments and Apparatus, ServoDtechallisms g~ade; and equipment or systems incorporating suoh computers
.0 and Photographic Equipment or analyzers;
1565. Electronic computers and re'lated equipment as follows: (f) Other digital computers. operated by one or more common control
units and capable of all of the following:
(a) ~~alogue computers with one or more of the following character- (1) Accepting storing, processing and producing an output in
IstiCS: numerical or alphabetical form;
(1) Rated errors less than (2) Storing more than 512 numerical and/or alphabetical char-
acters or having an internal memory of more than 2,048 bits;
(i) Summers, inverters and integrators: (3) Performing a stored sequence of operations that are modifi-
(a) Static: 0.02 per cent able by means other than a physical change in circuitry;
.. (b) Total at 1 kiloHertz 0.15 per cent and
z; (11) Multipliers; (4) Selecting a sequence from a plurality of stored operations
(a) Static: 0.1 per cent based upon data or an internally computed result;
... (b) Total at 1 kiloHertz 0.25 per cent
(Ill) Fixed function generators: Log X and sine/cosine: (g) Computers capabJe of operalting in both analogue and digital
Static: 0.1 per cent. modes and related equipment as follows:
(1) Equipment whose analogue portion meets the conditions of sub-
th~echnical Note: The percentage for sub-item (a) (i) (1) (a) applies to item (c) and whose digital portion meets the conditions of sub-
is ffactual Ol~tPUt voltage; all other percentages apply to full scale, that item (f) and which also provides facilities for processing in the
om maXImum negative to maximum positive reference voltages. digital section numeric data frorn the analogue section and/or
in~otal error~ at 1 kiloHertz are to be measured with those resistors vice versa;
leastrporated In the inverter, summer or integrator which provide the (2) Equipment for inter-connecting the analogue and diiital por-
error. tions of computers as described in sub-item .(g) (1);
fo;~ial error measurements include all errors of the unit resulting from, (3) Digital or analogue comput~rs ;containing inter-conn~ting
ample, tolerances of resistors and capacitors, tolerances of input equipment as described in slib-itel1 (g) (2);
xii BOARD OF TRADE JOURNAL 8 ocrOBER 1969 (t) Servo motors (gear~head or' plain) as follows: iOJ
(i) Designed to operate from power sources of more than 300 or
cycles per second (except those designed to operate ffOUl be
(b) Specialized 'parts, components, peripherals, sub-assemblies. power sources of over 300 cycles per second up to and not
accessories, and sRare parts for the above, including those which exceeding 400 cycles per second with a temperature ranp IS'
are also described in Items I.L 1572 and I.L. 1588. of from -25 0 centigrade to + 100° centigrade); spc:
Analogue computers covered by sub-items (a) (1) (i) (a), (a) (i) (ii) (a). CH) Designed to have a torque-to-inertia ratio of 10,000 radians'
(a) (2) and (c), digital computers covered by sub-items (d) (1)-(4) and (n per second or greater;
and equipment for such computers covered by sub-item (h), subject to (iii) Incorporating special features to secure internal damping; ,
certain conditions, including: (c)
(iv) Employing solid state Hall effect:
(a) that the equipment is primarily used in non-strategic applications,' (g) Potentiometers (and special instruments rated to have the same
Cb) that the equipment will be used primarily for the specific non- characteristics as potentiometers in (i) and (ii) below, such as sen
strategic applications for which the export would be approved and Vernistats), as follows: efft
that the number. type and characteristics of such equipment are (i) Linear potentiQmeters having a constant resolution and a '
normal for the approved use; rated linearity of 0.1 per cent or le:;s; IS;
(c) that if they are analogue computers covered by sub-items (a) (1) (i) (~i) Non-linear potentiometers having a variable resolution and a me:
(a), (a) (1) (ii) (0) 01 (a) (2), the static rated error for summers, rated conformity of: see
inverters and integrators are not less than 0.01 per cent and for (1) 1 per cent or less when the resolution is inferior to that
multipliers are not less than 0.025 per cent and there are not more (a)
obtained with a linear potentiometer of the same type
than 350 operational amplifiers; and of the same track length;
(d) that if they are digital compulers covered by sub-item (d) (1)-(4), all (b)
(2) O.S per cent or less when the resolution is better than or
of the following additional conditions are met: equal to tha.1 dbtaiined with a linear potentiometer of the
(1) The slim of either the ''1/0 bus rate' or the 'total effective bit same type and of the same track length;
transfer rate', whichever is less, and the 'CPU bus rate' does (Hi) Designed for gimbal mounting;
not exceed 40 million bits per second,' (c)
Explanatory Note: This sub-item does not include potentiometers
(2) The 'processing data rate' for CPUs which implement floating using only switched elements.
point operations by hardware does not exceed 8 million bits (d)
(h) Direct current and alternating current torquers, i.e. torque motOR T
per second; specially designed for gyros and stabilized platforms;
(3) The internal memory total connected capacity (excluding parity, inte
(i) Electro-optical devices designed to monitor relative rotation of, use(
word marker and flag bits) does not exceed 2.36 million bits,' remote surfaces;
(4) For peripheral memory devices with which the computer is drur
(j) Synchr,onous motors, as follows: disc
equipped: (i) Of size 30 (3 inches in diameter) and smaller and having
(i) No more than 12 magnetic tape transports,' E
synchronous speeds in excess of 3,600 revolutions per minute; corn
(ii) The 'total effective bit transfer rate' excluding data channels (H) Designed to operate from power sources of more than 400,
not equipped with peripheral memory units does not equi
exceed 8 million bits per second; . cycles per second; (a)
(i,ii) Designed to operate below - 25 0 centigralde or above + 100°
(Ui) The 'effective bit transfer rate' of any peripheral mem'ory
. or data ~hannel does not exceed 1.5 million bits per second; centigrade;
(rv) For penpheral memory devices other than magnetic tape (k) Ball-and-disc or cylinder-and-ball mechanical integrators; mech·
transports; anical ball resolvers;
(a) Total connected 'net capacity' does not exceed 305 0) Analogue-to-digital and digital-to-analogue converters, as
million bits; follows:
Cb) For each independent device, 'net capacity' (in millions (i) Electrical-input types possessing:
0/ bits) does not exceed 'average access time (in (1) A peak conversion rate capability in excess of 50,001
seconds) raised to the 3/2 power and then mutipJied complete conversions per second;
by 8,000; and (2) An accuracy in excess of 1 part in more than 10,000 of fuJ1 (
(c) 'Total number 0/ accesses' does not exceed 150 per scale; or (b) •
second. (3) A figure of men,t of 107 or more (derived from the number
Interpretative definitions of the temrinology used such as 'CPU bus of complete conversions per second divided by accuracy);
rate', 'average seek time', etc. will be provided, if required on applica· (ll) Mechanical input types (including but not limited to shaft
tion to the Export Licensing Branch. ' position encoders and linear displacement encoders but ex,
cluding complex servo-fonower systems) as follows: ;
1568. Equipment, as follows: (1) Rotary types having an accuracy or maximum incremental
(a) ~ cl~sses <:?f devices, regardless of other characteristics, iden- accuracy better than ± 1 part in lO,()(X) of full scale;
tified 1~ sub-Items (b), (c), (d), (e), (f), (g) and (1) below, \\ hich (2) Linear dis~lacement types having an accuracy of better
are .deslgned to operate below -55 0 centigrade or above + 125 0 than ± 5 microns;
centigrade; (Hi) Employing solid state Hall effect;
Cb) Synchros and resolvers (and special iostruments rated to have (m) Semi-conductor Hall field probes, as follows:
the sa,me characteristics as synchros and resolvers in (i) and (ii) (i) Made of indium-arsenide-phosphide (In As P);
below, such as Microsyns, Synchro-Tels and Inductosyns) (ii) Coated with ceramic or ferritic materials (e.g. special field h
possessing any of the following characteristics: ' probes such an tangential field probes, multipliers, modula·:
0) A rated electric error of 10 minutes or less or of 0.25 per (v
tors. recorder probes, etc.);
cent or less of maximum output voltage; (Hi) With an open circuit sensitivity greater than
(ii) A rated dynamic accuracy for receiver types of 1 degree or 0.12 Volt
less, except that for units of size 30 (3 inches in diameter) or
larger a mted dynamic accumcy of less than 1 degree· Ampere X Kilogauss
(Hi) Multi-s~ed from single shaft types; , Technical Note: The slope of a straight line that passes through the
(iv) Em~oYlng solid state Hall effect; point of origin and through the point U:l..: it at B = Bn, in the charac·
(v) DeSigned for gimbal mounting; teristic. is ~efi~ed as the open circuit sensitivity (where U 20 = Hall voltag~, (
(c) Am.plifiers, electronic or ma~c, specia.lIy designed for use wilth open CUCUlt; 11 = Control current; Bn=Rated value of applied magnetIC (i
resolverst as follows: control field).
(i) Isolation types having a variation of gain constant (linearity
of gain) of 0.2 per cent or better; (n) Specially designed parts, components, sub-assemblies and test
(H) Summing types having a variation of gain constant (linearity equipment (including adapters, couplers, etc.) for the above.
of gain) or an accuracy of summation of 0.2 per cent or
better; 1570. Thermoelectric materials and devices as follows:
(HO Employing solid state Hall effect; (a) Thermoelectric materials with a maximum product of the figure
Cd) Induction potentiometers (including function genena,tors and of merit (Z) and the tempera.ture (T in o Kelvin) in excess of,
linear synchros), linear and non-linear, possessing any of the 0.75;
following characteristics: (b) Junctions and combinations of junctions using
(i) A rated conformity of 0.5 per cent or less, or of 18 minutes materials in (a) above;
or less; (c) Heat absorbing and/or electrical power generating
(H) Em~oying solid state Hall effect; , taining any of the junctions in (b) above;
(Hi) DeSIgned for gimbal mounting; (d) Other power generating devices which generate in excess of 1~
(e) Induction rate (tachometer) generators, synchronous and asynchron· watts per pound or of 500 watts per cubic foot of the devices:-
ous as follows: basic thermoelectric components;
(i) Employin;g solid state HaU effect; (e) Specialized parts, components and sub-assemblies, for the aboVe,
(ii) With a housing diameter of 2 in (50 mm) and smaller and a device~ (See also sub-item LL. 1205(c». .
length (without shaft-ends) of 4 in (lOO mm) alt1d smaller or Technical Notes: The figure of merit (Z) equals Seebeck coefficieOI,
with a diameter-to-Iength ratio greater than 2:1 having, one or squared divided by the product of electrical resistivity and thermal cOIr,
more of the following characteristics: t ductivity. ",'
(1) With a rated linearity ofO.S per cent or le$s;'; The weight and cubic measurements in sub-item (d) above art
(2) Alltempera,ture-oompensated or tempen1tUie~cotrected'tyPee; intended to encompass the complete device but to include only..•~~\"
o-electric dements and assembly and the components for pump- 8 ocrOBBR 1969 BOARD OF TItADE JOURNAL
!he~lories. Otber components, such as heating and/o,! cooling sources'
~gcontainers, device fram~s or stands- and control equipment areJlot to (e) reels are specially designed /OT computeT use and have a diame.ter
be included in the calculatIons. , not exceeding 10.S in (267 mm) and Q tape length nOI exceedIng
2,450 ft (747.2 mm).
1571. Magnometers having any of the following characteristics, and
specialized parts therefor: 1576. Cent~ifugal testing apparatus or equipment possessing any of the
(a) A sensitivity. below 1.0 gamma (~O·'" oersted~); ,following characteris~ics:
(b) A response tIme of less ~han 2 mIcroseconds, (a) Driven by a motor or motors having a total rated horsepower
) Fluxgate or paramagnetIc types. greater' than 400 horsepower;
(c T hnical Note: The term 'paramagnetic' as used above refers to the (b) Capable of carrying a payload of 250 lb or more;
~c of changes in magnetic field strength by measurement of the (c) Capable of exerting a centrifugal acceleration of 8 or more 'g' on a
effects of such changes In . tee
h I·
ectron spin p h enomena. payload of 200 lb or more.

1572. Recording and/or reprod~cing ~qui~,ment,. as follows (for. equip- 1579. Ion microscopes having a resolving power better than 10 Ang-
ment which may be exported In conjunction With computer shipments strom units.
see Ite,m I.L. 1565):
(a) Us,ing magne~ic techniques, except those specifically designed for 1584. Oscilloscopes and specialized parts therefor, as follows:
voice or musIc; . . (a) Cathode ray oscilloscopes possessing any of the following charac-
b) Using electron beam(s) operatIng In a vacuum, and/or laser- teristics:
( roduced light beams (see ~lso sub-item I.L. 15~1 (e», that pro- (i) An amplifier bandwidth greater than 30 megaHertz (defined as
~uce patterns .or images .dlrectly on the re.cordIng surface, and the band of frequencies over which the deflection on the
specialized equipment for Image de~elopmen.t, . . cathode ray tube does not fan below 70.7 per cent of that at
(c) Graphic instruments capa~le of con~lnuous d~rect recording of SInu- maximum point measured with a constant input voltage to the
soidal waves at frequencies exceedIng ~O klloH.ertz; amplifier);
(d) Specialized parts, components and recordIng medIa for the above.. (ii) Containing or designed for the use of:
Technical Note: The term 'recording media' it:1 ~ub-item (d~ above .1'6 (1) cathode ray memory tubes;
intended to include all types and fo.rms o.f specialIzed ~ec.ordIng medIa (2) cathode ray tubes with travelling wave or distributed
used in such recording techniques, IncludIng but not lImIted to .taJ;>es, deflection structure or incorporating other techniques to
drums discs and matrices, excel;lt magnetic cards, checks and sImIlar minimize mismatch of fast phenonlena signals to the
discre'te non-rigid magnetic me~la other than tape. .. deflection structure;
Equipment described in sub-Item (a) above, and speczallzed parts, (iii) Ruggedized to meet a military speC'ification;
components and recording media therefor, for use with the exported (iv) Rated for operation over an ambient temperature range of
equipment, as follows: . . . . . from below -25 centigrade to above + 55° centigrade;

(a) magnetic tape reco~ders spe~zally designed for televl.slon recording (v) A rise time of less than 12 nanoseconds;
using a signal registered wztll the eCIR, and having all of the (b) Oscilloscope plug-in units and external amplifiers and pre-amplifiers
following characteristics: which have a bandwidth greater than that defined in sub-item (a) (0
(i) 3 dB recording bandwidth not exceeding. 3 megaHertz; above;
(ii) time base error of not less than 4 microseconds over a 20 (c) Electronic devices for stroboscopic analysis of a signal (i.e. sampling
milli.second interval; devices), whether sub-assemblies or separate units, designed to be
(iii) peak-ta-peak signal to r.m.s noise ratio not exceeding 40 dB; used in conjunction with an oscilloscope to permit the analysis of
(iv) di.fferential gain of not less than 5 per cent; . recurring phenomena, and which increase the capabilities of an
(v) maximum length of time of a single scan not exceeding 20 oscilloscope to permit measurements within the limits of equipment
milliseconds; described in sub-item (a) (i) above.
(vi) not ruggedized; ... Oscillosco pes for use in the servicing of digital computers previously
(vii) containing no electronically controlled delay lines; or concurrently exported provided that:
(b) analogue recorders having all of the following characteristics: (i) the bandwidth does not exceed 50 megaHertz,·
(i) bandwidth not exceeding lOO kiloHertz per track; (if) the rise time is not less thall 7 nanoseconds;
(ii) recording density not exceeding 1,667 magnetic flux sine wave" (Ui) only one oscilloscope is supplied for each digital computer pre-
ft per linear inch per track;
K· viously or concurrently exported; and
(ifi) not ruggedized; I (iv) the o.'icilloscope would feasibly be used, from a technical and
at (iv) not rated for continuous operation in ambient temperature~ eCOllonlic point of view. for servicing the type 0/ digital com-
from below _100 centigrade to above 155 0 centigrade; puter for which it is required.
er (v) not specifically designed for underwater use; Equipment described in sub-item (a) (ii) (1) for medical diagnostic or
mechanical research purposes.
(vi) not including recording and I or reproducing heads of the rotary
or floating types or designed for use in equipment with charac-
teristics superior to those defined in sub-paragraphs (b) (i) and 1585. Photographic equipment, as follows:
(ii) above; (a) High speed cinema recording cameras, as follows:
~ld (vii) tape speed not exceeding 60 inches per second; (i) Canleras in which the film is continuously advanced through-
a· (viii) number of recording track~ (excluding audio voice track) not out the recording period, and which are capable of recording
exceeding 14; at rates exceeding 3,000 frames per second for the full framing
(ix) start-stop time not less than 25 milliseconds.
height of standard 35 mm wide photographic film or pro-
portionately higher rates for lesser frame heights, or pro-
(c) Syst ?ms for use in civil aircraft or helicopters to record flight data portionately lower rates for greater frame heights; ;
for safety and I or maintenance purposes. and having all of the -(ii) Cameras id' which the film moves intermittently during ther"
following characteristics: ' recording period, being automatically Jocked in place for each
(D in normal civil use for more than one year,· ,frame, and which are capable of recording at the following
<z.z) not exceeding 100 input channels; rates:
(Ill) sum of the individual channel recording bandwidth not exceed- (l) Exceeding 250 frames per second for J6 mm film;
ill.!? 500 Hertz. (2) Exceeding J30 frames per second for 35 mm film;
(d) reco!'ding equipment having no apparent relations to embargoed (3) Exceeding 50 frames per second for 70 mm film at full
~qU!P'!1enl or materials, provided that the capability of the recorder frame heights;
IS lzmlted to both' (b) High speed cameras in which the film does not move, and which
~~) tI~e use 0/ t ·inch wide tape; are capable of recording at rates exceeding 250,000 frames per
(ll) dlgital recording techniques in serial form with a packing second for the full framing height of standard 35 mm wide photo-
density not exceeding 800 bits per inch. graphic film, or propo:rtionately higher rates for lesser fra'71e
'(e) 1
ncremental recorders and I or r,eproducers (i.e. equipment designed heights, or proportionately lower rates for greater frame heights;
f,or the discontinuous sampling and I or collection 0/ data in an (c) Cameras incorporating image converters and specially designed
(In~)remental manner) with the characteristics described in (iii) to
VI of paragraph (b) of this note and with a maximum tape speed,
controls, parts and accessories theretor;
(d) Photographic systems specially designed for use in space vehicles;
al the maximum stepping rate 0/ 2 inches per second or less.
to a~ag7letic tape on reels for use with computers, provided that they
(e) Streak c'ameras as follows:
es' (i) Having writing speeds of 8 miUimetres/microsecond and above
e a of the following characteristics: c,apable of recording events which are not initiated by the
b~ a base of unten.'iilized polyethylene poLyterephthalate,· camera mechanism;
) Q base of nominal thickness not less than 37 microns n.s mils),· Teohnical Note: Streak cameras are cameras designed tt) r~ord the
~ a tape width not exceeding t in (12.7 mm); intensity of a light source as a function of time by moving tbe image
in magne~ic coating certified for maximum packing density 0/ 800
Is per znch along the length 0/ the tape and nine recording tracks
of the source along the film in a single direction.
(f) Cameras having shutter speeds of less than I mkr08eCOnd_ per
Q(ross the tapej operation, and specialized parts anf·' accessorie1 therefer;
BOA"BD OF TRADE JOURN~L 8 ocro~BR 1969 < Low-carbon steel; SAE-52100 high carbon chromium" steel'
SAE--461S nickel molybdenum steel; or equivalents (par:
(g) High speed _film. as follows: examph~S" of. special materials for' this pur.-
tial illustrative
(i) Having an intensity dynamic range of 1,000,000 : 1 or more; 01' pose are: high·speed tool steels; stainless steel; monels'
(H) Having a speed of ASA 10,.000 (or its equivalent) or better. beryllium); ,
Equipment described in sub·item (c) (lbove except: (H) Manufacture for use at normal operating temperatures over
302~ Fahrenheit (150

(i) multi·frame cameras with vanable frame intervals and centigrade) either by use of special
exposures within a sequence, . materials or by heat treatment;
(ii) accessories and attachments for converting cameras incorporat- (b) All ball and cylindrical roller bearings (exclusive of separable G
ing image converters into muLti·frame cameras capable of being ball bearings and thrust ball bearings) having an inner bore
operated in a similar mode to those defined in paragraph (i). diameter exceeding 10 mm and having tolerances of ABBC 7
Equipnlent described in sub·item (j). RBEe 7 (or equivalents) or better and either or both of th~
characteristics in (a) (i) or (a) (ii) above;
(c) Bearing parts as follows: (t
1857. Quartz crystals and assemblies thereof in any stage of fabri- (tJ
cation (Le. worked. semi-finished or mounted). as follows: Outer rings, inner rings, retainers, balls. rollers and sub-assemblies
usable only for bearings covered by sub-items (a) and (b). tii
(a) For uSe as filter elements:
(i) Specially designed crystals; or
(ii) Assemblies of crystals; 1631. Magnetic metals of all types and of whatever form possessing one (h
(b) For use as oscillator elements: or more of the following characteristics:
(i) Designed for -operation over a temperature range wider than (a) Grain oriented sheet or strip of a thickness of 0.004 in (0.1 mm)
180 deg Fahrenheit (lOO deg centigrade) whose upper limit is or less;
above 185 deg Fahrenheit (85 deg centigrade); (b) Initial permeability 70,000 gauss-oersteds (0.0875 Henry/m) or over' U
(H) Designed for a frequency stability of plus or minus 0.003 (c) Remanence 98.5 per cent or over of maximum flux for material~ gr
per cent or better over the rated temperature range; having magnetic permeability;
(iii) Mounted in metal holders sealed with thermocompression (d) A composition capable of an energy product: C()
welding; or (i) exceeding 8 times 106 gauss-oersteds (63.700 joules/m:i ) ; or pe
(iv) Capable, when mounted. of being passed through a circular (ii) 4.85 times 106 gauss-oersteds (38,600 joules/m"') or greater is
hole with a diameter or 0.42 in (10.7 mm). _ and having a coercive force of 1,800 oersteds (143,200 amperesl ap
m) or greater. wi
1588. Materials composed of crystals having spinel, hexagonal or garnet pe
crystal structures; thin film devices; assemblies of the foregoing; and 1635. Iron and steels, alloyed as follows: tic
devices containing them, as follows: (a) Containing 10 per cent or more molybdenum (but more than 5 per tf(
(for equipment which may be exported in conjunction with computer per cent molybdenum in any alloys containing more than 14 per
shipments, see Item I.L. 1565), cent chromium); or
(a) Monocrystals of ferrites and garnets, synthetic only; (b) Containing 1.5 per cent or more niobium and/or tantalum;
(b) Single aperture forms possessing any of the following characteristics: (c) Nickel bearing stabilized steels, not elsewhere specified, having a
(i) Switching speed of 0.5 microsecond or faster at the minimum total of 38 per cent or more of alloying elements, except such steels
field strength required for switching at 40° centigrade; containing less than 0.4 per cent titanium or less than 0.8 per cent
(ii) A maximum dimension less than 45 mils (1.14 mm); niobium-tantalum. wJ
(c) Multi-aperture forms with fewer than 10 apertures possessing any Technical Note: For the purpose of calculating the 38 per cent cut· po
of the following characteristics: off, the maximum of the range specified for each element is to be taken. its
(i) Switching speed of I microsecond or faster at the minimum In the absence of a specified maximum for titanium or niobium·
field strength required for switching at 40° centigrade; tantalum. the figure of 0.4 per cent shall be used to indicate the presence
(ii) A maximum dimension less than 100 mils (2.54 mm); of titanium or 0.8 per cent for niobium-tantalum. The 38 per cent cut-off G.
(d) Multi-aperture forms having 10 or more apertures; must not be exceeded to take account of manufacturing or other toler·
(e) Thin film memory storage or SWitching devices; ances. Alloying elements means all constituents other than iron. 171
(f) Electrical filters in which the coupling element makes use of the (d) Precipitation hardening steels containing 4 per cent or more nickel.
electromechanical properties of ferrites;
(g) Materials suitable for application in electromagnetic devices making 1648. Cobalt based alloys (Le. containing a higher percentage by 17~
use of the gyro·magnetic resonance phenomenon. weight of cobalt than of any other element), containing 5 per cent or
Single aperture forms described in sub-item (b) above. provided that more of tantalum. ch,
they have a switching speed of slower than 0.3 microseconds and a (a)
maX;mll1n dimension of 30 mils (0.76 mm) or more. 1649. Niobium (columbium), as follows: (b)
Equ;plnent described in sub-item (f). (a) Metal and niobi um-based alloys containing 50 per cent or more (c)
niobium or 60 per cent or more niobium·tantalum in combination;
1595. Gravity meters (gravimeters) and specialized parts therefor, (b) Scrap forms of the metal and alloys described in (a) above.
designed or modified for airborne or marine use. 17]
(See also Item I.L.1760 and sub-item M.L.20 (b»). (a)
Group H. Metals, Minerals and their Manufactures
1654. Magnesium base alloys containing 0.4 per cent or more of zirco·
III tltis Group: nium or 1 per cent or more of rare earth metals (cerium mischmetal),
Raw materials cover all materials from which the metal can be (b)
and scrap forms thereof. (c)
usefully extracted, i.e. ores, concentrates, matte, regulus, residues and (See also sub-items A.E.1 (g) and A.E.35 (c) (i).
dross (ashes); and Magnesium hase alloys containing 0.4 per cent or more of zirconium
U~l~ss provision to the contrary is made in particular items of the and scrap fornls therof.
definItIon. the words metal and alloys cover all crude and semi-
fabricated forms as follows: 1658. Molybdenum metal with a purity of more than 99.5 per cent, and
Crude forms:
alloys containing 95 per cent or more of molybdenum, except molyb·
Anodes, balls, b~rs (including notched bars and wire bars), billets, denum metal wire and molybdenum alloy wire.
blocks, blooms, bnckets, cakes, cathodes. crystals, cubes, dice, grains
granules ingots. lumps, pellets, pigs, powder. rondelles, shot, slabs:
slugs. sponge, stIcks: 1661. Nickel based alloys (i.e. containing a higher percentage by weight
Semi-fabricated forms (whether or not coa·ted, plated, drilled or of nickel than of any other element), containing more than 1 per cent
punched): thori um oxide.
(i) Wrought or worked material fabricated by rolling, drawing, extrud-
ing, forging, impact extruding. pressing, graining. atomizing and 1668. Tungsten metal, as follows:
grinding, Le. angles, channels, circles, discs. dust, flakes foil and (a) Pressed-sintered crude and semi-fabricated forms weighing more \
leaf, f,?rging~, plates, pressings and stampings, ribbons, rings, than 20 lb. (9 kg), except wire and sheet; " siUl
rods (IncludIng bare weldIng rods, wire rods and rolled wire), sec· (b) Pressed-sintered porous crude and semi-fabricated forms weighmg
tions, shapes, sheets. strip, pipe and tube (including tube rounds, more than 15 lb (6.8 kg). before infiltration, or more than 20 Ib
squares and hollows), drawn or extruded wire; (9 kg) after infiltration. "" 172
(ii) Cast material produced by casting in sand, die, metal, plaster or Technical Note: Sub-item (b) includes porous forms partially or,
other types of moulds, including high pressure castings, sintered wholly infiltrated with other metals such as copper, magnesium, stl,
forms, and forms made by power metallurgy. tin and/or zinc. Forms shall be regarded as porous if their density prt~
to infiltration is between 13.5 and 16.4 g/cm:\. The term 'infiltrat
1601. Anti·friction bearings, as follows: tungsten' does not include alloys.
.<a) All ball and cylindrical roller bearings having an inner bore
diameter of 10 mm or less and tolerances of ABEC 5, RBEC 5 1670. Tantalum as follows: f
(or equivalents) or better and either or both of the following char- (a) Metal and tantalum-based alloys containing 60 per cent or more 0
acteristics: tantalum;
(i) Made of special materials, i.e. with rings, balls or rolle~s made (b) S~rap forms of the metal and alloys described in sub-item" (I)
from ahy steel alloy or other material except t~eJo\lowin$: above.
(See alsoIt~ms. I.~J649 and lL.l?6O). Sy
Unal/oyed mill products as follows:
(i) sheet ant! strip not exceeding 3.28 tt (1 m) ~n le'!gth, .lJ~,ween 0.005 1'754. Fluoro-carbon CQmpounds and manuff\clures as follQws:
in and 0.1875 in (0.127 mm and 4.7 mm) In thIckness and not ex- (a) Monomes,. hom~-p~lymers and co"polymers as follows:
ceeding 4.96 lb (2.25 kg) in weight fOI one unit or coil,' (i)
(;;) wire not exceeding 0.125 in (3.2 mm) in diameter and not exceed- (ii)
Oily and waxy modifications of polychlorotrillt,loroethylene;
ing 2.2 lb (l kg) in weight for one unit or coil. (iii)
Polyvinilidene fluoride;
Gauze and preformed shapes for surgical use. (iv)Co-polymer of tetrafluoroethylene and hexafluoropropylene;
1671. Titanium, ~s ~ollows: (v)Co-polymer of tetrafluoroethylene and chlorotriftuoroethylene;
(a) ~etaJ and tltanlum-based alloys containing 70 per cent or more (vi)Co-poly~er of chlorotrifluoroethylene and vinylidene fluoride;
titanIum; (vii)Co-polymer of hexafluoropropylene alJd. vinylidene fluoride;
Cb) Scrap forms of the metal and alloys covered under (a) above. (viii)Polybromotrifluoroethylene;
(a) Material containing between 97 per cent and 99.7 per cent of (ix)Co·polymer of bromotrifluoroethylene and chlorotrifluoro-
titanium as follows: ethylene;
(i) crude forms with a Brinell hardness number of 90 or greater; (x) Dibromotetrafluorethane;
(ii) semi-fabricated forms regardless of yield strength. (b) Manufactures made wholly of the materials in (a) above;
(b) Alloys containing 6 per cent aluminium, 4 per cent vanadium and (c) Electric wire and cable coated with or insulated with any of the
the balance titanium; er containing 5 per cent aluminium, 2.5 per materials in (a) above.
cent tin and the balance titanium; in crude or semi-fabricated forms. Polytetrafluoroethylene and manufactures wholly made thereof.
1673. Artificial graphite having an apparent relative density of 1.90 or 1755. Silicone fluids and greases, as follows:
greater when compared. w~th water .at 60 Fahrenheit (15.5: centigrade).

Technical Note: ArtificIal graphIte as defined above whIch has been (a) Fluorinated silicone fluids and chlorinated silicone fluids;
coated or composited with other elements or compounds to improve its (b) Silicone lubricating greases capable of operating at temperatures of

performance at high temperatures or to reduce its permeability to gases 356 Fahrenheit (180 centigrade) or higher a-nd having a drop

is to be regarded as included in the definition.The definition does not point (method of test being ASTM or ITP) of 428 Fahrenheit
(220 centigrade) or higher. .
apply to arti.ticial gr~phite which has' been .impreg.nated or. compos~ted
with inorganIc matenals for the purpose of ImprovIng only Its electnc5i1 Chlorinated silicone fluids; silicone lubricating greases not capable of

conductivity, its mechanical resistance or its mechanical friction pro- operating at temperatures of 400 Fahrenheit (205 centigrade) or higher.
perties or to electrical resistors, artificial loads for microwave applica-
tion cable waveguide terminations, brush stock special joints for elec- 1757. Compounds and metallic materials, as follows:
trod~s, boats and crucibles. (a) Silicon of a purity of 99.99 per cent or more, and all monocrystal-
Individual shipments of 55 lb (25 kg) or less of pyrolitic graphite (i.e. line silicon;
graphite made ~y \-'apour deposition at temperatures exeeding 2,732° Doped monocrystalline silicon as follows:
Fahrenheit (1.500 centigrade» in crude or semi·fabricated forms. the (a) N type with a resistivity between 100 ohm X cm and 200 ohm
dimension of anyone of which does not exceed 4 in 00 cm) in any x cm;
direction. . (b) P type with a resistivity between 100 ohm X cm and 500 ohm
NOIl-pyrolitic graphite, having a relative density of less than 1.95 x cm;
which has not been coated or composited with other elements or com- (b) Monocrystalline gallium compounds in any form;
pounds to improve its performance at elevated temperatures or to reduce (c) Monocrystalline indium compounds in any form.
1. its permeability to gases.
Explanatory Note: Sub-items (b) and (c) above do not include elec-
tronic grades of monocrystalline materials. containing less than 1 per
Group I. Chemicals, Metalloids and Petroleum products cent of either gallium or indium.
1701. Lead .azide, sodium azide and primary _explosives or pnmIng 1760. Compounds of tantalum. niobium (columbium), and tantalum-
compositions (mixtures) containing azides and/or azide compounds or niobium excluding compounds containing less than 20 per cent of
complexes. tantalum or niobium.
ly (See also items I.L.l649 and I.L.1670).
1702. Hydraulic fluids which are or which contain as the principal Niobill1n compounds and niobium-tantalum compounds in which the
ingredients Petroleum (mineral) oils and which have all the following niobium content with respect to tantalum is one or more parts per
characteristics: thousand.
(a) a pour point of -30 Fahrenheit (-34° centigrade) or lower;
(b) a viscosity index of 75 or greater; and 1762. Aluminium hydride.
re (c) are the-rmaUy sta'ble alt + 700 Fahrenheit (+ 371 cen.tigrade).
0 Individual shipments not exceeding 10 ",kg of alun,;n;um hydride.
1715. Boron, the following: .1763. Fibrous and filamentary materials which may be used in com-
(a) Boron element, boron compounds and mixtures in which the boron posite structures or laminates and manufactures thereof, as follows:
- 10 isotope comprises more than 20 per cent of the total boron
o· content; (a) having both of the following characteristics:
1), (b) Boron element (metal) all forms; (i) specific modulus greater than 1.25 X 108 ;
(c) Boron compounds and mixtures. except pharmaceutical specialities (ii) specific tensile strength greater than 3 x 10';
p~ckaged for retail sale, as follows: (b) having both of the following characteristics:
rm (i) specific modulus greater than 1 X 10";
~~~ Boron trifluoride and its complexes;
(IJ i Boron carbide having a boron content of 74 per cent or more (ii) melting or sublimation point higher than 3,000 0 Fahrenheit

by weight, boron hydrides and boron nitrides; (1,649 centigrade) in an inert environment; except carbon
(iii) Alloys, compounds and mixtures containing 5 per cent or more fibres having a specific modulus of less than 2 x 108 and specific
of boron, free or combined, except: tensile strength of less than 1 X 106 •
(I) boron minerals, crude 01 refined; (c) composite sfruc,tures and la,mina:tes fabricated, by using equipment
(2) boric oxides; described in Item 1357, from material)s described in sub-items (a)
(3) boric acids; boric acid esters and inorganic borates; and (b) above.
(4) boron trichloride and its complexes; Technical Note:
(5) perborates; (a) The term 'fibrous and filamentary materials' includes:
(6) fluoroboric acids and fluoroborates; (i) continuous monofilament;
(7) enamel and glass-making compositions or mixtures; (ii) continuous yarns and rovings;
(8) ferro-boron. (iii) tapes, woven fabrics and random mats;
. Boron trifluoride and its complexes, \'odium borohydride and potas- (iv) chopped fibres, staple fibres and coherent fibre blankets;
ing Sium borohYdride. (v) whiskers. either monocrystaIline or polycrystalline, of any
lb length.
1721. Diethylenetriamine of a purity of 96 per cent or higher. (b) 'Specific modulus' is Young's modulus in Ib lin 2 (measured at a
temperature of 73,4 Fahrenheit ±: 3.6 Fahren1heilt (23 centigrade
0 0 0

~:~p~o~Yn:teric substances and manufactures thereof. as follows:

± 2 centigrade) and a relative humidity of 50 per cent ± 5 per

(b) 0 Ylmldes;
cent) divided by density in lb lin :t.
( PolYbenzimidazoles' (c) 'Specific tensile strength' is ultirnate tensile strength in lb lin 2
(~ XoIYimi.dazopyrrOI~nes; measured at a temperature of 7304 Fahrenheit ± 3.6 Fahrenheit
0 0

(e) p r~matIc polyamides; (23 centigrade ± . 2 centigrade) and a relative humidity of SO per

T olYparaxylylenes. cent (± 5 per cent) divided by density in lb lin 3.

faet~h~lcal. Note: It is not intended tbat this item shall include manu-
With e ar~Icles where the value of the. polymeric component together 1770. Any liquid fuel, including petroleum products, having a gross
less thamatenals mentioned in other items appearing in this schedule it calorific 'value of not less than 23,4OQ BTU/lb. \J3,{XX) C~d/g) which
n 50 per cent of tbe total value of the article. contains high energy components o~ coJ1fOl.;;l1da.
xvi BOARD OF TRADE JOURNAL 8 OCTOBER'1969 (a) Alkyl polysulphide liquid polymers;
Explanatory Note: The definition is intended to cover :polymers
178~. Syn~hetic lubricating oils and greases which contain as the princi- which are themselves liquid. Water dispersions, otherwise called
pal Ingredient: latices, are not covered.
(a) Esters .of saturated aliphatic monohydric a1cohols containing more (b) Fluorinated silicone rubber and other fluorinated elastomeric
than SIX carbon a,toms with adipic or azela,ic or sebacic acids' material and such organic intermediates for their production as
(b) E~ters of trimethylpropane or trimethylethane or pentaerythri tol contain 10 per cent or more of combined fluorine;
with saturated monobasic acids containing more than six carbon (c) Polymeric products of butadiene, as follows:
atoms; (i) Carboxyl terminated polybutadiene; hydroxyl terminated poly.
(c) All fluoro-alcohol esters and perfluoro-alkyl ethers; butadiene: thiol term,inated polybutadi,ene; and cyclized ],2-
(d) All polyphenyl ethers containing more than 3 phenyl groups. polybutadiene;
(ii) Mouldable co-polymers of butadicne and acrylic acid;
Technical Note: Excepted from parts (a) - (c) above are those oils (iii) Mouldable terpolymers of butadiene, acrylonitrile and acrylic
and greases con.taining by weight either not less than 50 per cent of acid or any of the homologues of acrylic acid;
neutral castor 011; or not less than 5 per cent of neutral castor oil and (d) Carboxyl term ina ted polyisoprene and polyisobutylene.
not less than 50 per cent of castor oil and petroleum oil together.
Lubricants descrihed ill suh-ifem (a) for use in civil aircraft pro\"ided
viscosity at _40° Fahrenheit (-40 centigrade) is greater than R.OOO 1920. Synthetic film for dielectric use, of thickness not exceeding
centistoke.\· and vi.\'cosity at + 210 Fahrenheit (+ 99 centigrade) is not
0 0
0.001 in (0.0254 mm). capable of being used for the manufacture of
less than 7.5 centistokes. Other luhricants listed in sub-items (a) capacitors embargoed by Item IL 1560, except:
and (b) for use in civil aircraft previously exported. (a) unmetallized po]ypropylene film; and
(a) untensillized and unmetallized polyethylene terephthalate film. of
Group J. Synthetic Rubber and Synthetic Film thickness not less than 0.00035 in (0.009 mm).
Ullmetallized polycarbonate film, of thickness exceeding 0.0005 in
1801. Synthetic rubber, the following: (0.012 mm).

Customs notices of interest to exporters

THE FOLLOWING Publics Notices isued by H M Customs and Excise 74 Notice to exporters. EFT A restrictions on drawback and
relate to various aspects of export procedure. Copies of these export rebate.
Notices may be obtained from the local Officer of Custon1s and
Excise, whose address appears in the telephone directory and to 74A EFl A drawback; exception of EFT A goods re-exported to
whom all inquiries should be addressed, or from the Secretary, another country.
HM Customs and Excise, King's Beam House, Mark Lane,
London,. E.C.3. 77M British-made cars and motor cycles; tax free sales to tourists.
Notice 132 Sugar: all matters relating to the importation, warehousing
and export of sugar and sugar goods, and to the use of
49 Temporary importations: international co·operation. surcharge-free sugar for certain purposes. T:
77E (Re-issued February 1966) purchase tax - exports. 172 Hydrocarbon oils: drawback of duty.

104 Temporary importations and exportations under ATA and 217 The main conditions and procedures under which drawback
ECS Carnets. of duty paid under the Import Duties Act, 1958, may be
claimed on the exportation of the classes and descriptions
112 Authorised hours for Customs work at ports, airports and in of goods set out in H M Customs and Excise Tariff, Part 68.
long rooms and charges for attendance given at the request
of merchants (to be published on June 18, 1969). Lel
224 The examination of bottled beer. exported on drawback, at 19f
the premises of a licensed brewer for sale, or beer dealer.
1.18 Samples required for the purpose of promoting exports from as an alternative to examination on the quay. 19~
the United Kingdom: adnlission without payment of Customs 1%
duty and purchase tax. ]9fj
251 Remission or repayment of the temporary charge on imports. 196
206 Exp(;rt trade reliefs: temporarily imported for process or
repair. ]96
291 Claims for drawback on' goods exported where there has 196
been a variation in the duty rate. J96'
207 Reimported goods: relIef from Customs duty and purchase 19~
tax. 372 Authorization of signatories to drawback claims. 196:
430 Table of rates of sugar surcharge, distribution payments and
210 Temporary importation of films and similar goods for copy- corresponding repayments.
ing printing, etc., to fulfil export orders.
2J.5 Relief from Customs duty and purchase tax on importa· Export
tions of goods intended for export which are not otherwise Rebates
eligi bIe for relief.
74 Notice to exporters. EFTA restrictions on drawback and
export rebate.
300 Export reliefs scheduling scheme.
435 Schedule of rates. 1966
429 CustonlS export procedure. Further relaxation of pre-entry.

466 Export documents and trade statistics. 436 General 0utline of the scheme and procedure for claiming.
SN6 Notice to passengers (exchange control and export licensing). 1967
436A Export rebate: termlOatlon.
Excha"g~ Notice to Exporters Issue dated January 9, 1969. (Issued
Control by HM Treasury - also obtained from any bank.)
Drawba~k 437 Ships and aircraft.

1 Drawback on mixed or blended beers when exported or 439 Export rebate: goods exported after March 31 1968, undet
deposited in bonded warehouse. pre-devaluation contracts. 1969

You might also like