ASTM International - ASTM A733-99
Standard Specification for Welded and Seamless Carbon Steel and Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipe Nipples
|Publication Date:||10 September 2001|
|ICS Code (Metal fittings):||23.040.40|
1.1 This specification covers the requirements for welded and seamless carbon steel pipe nipples, black and zinc-coated (hot-dip galvanized), and welded and seamless austenitic stainless steel pipe nipples in standard steel pipe sizes from 1/8to 12 in. inclusive, in standard or special lengths.
1.1.1 Welded Carbon Steel-Pipe nipples ordered under these requirements are intended for general uses, as described by Specification A 53.
1.1.2 Seamless Carbon Steel-Pipe nipples ordered under these requirements are intended for general and special uses, as described by the applicable Specifications A 53 and A 106 ( see 4.1.1).
1.1.3 Austenitic Stainless Steel-Pipe nipples ordered under these requirements are intended for high-temperature and general corrosion service, as described by Specification A 312 (see 4.1.2).
1.1.4 The text for this specification contains notes and/or footnotes that provide explanatory material. Such notes and footnotes, excluding those in tables, do not contain any mandatory language.