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Copper and copper alloys - Ingots and castings; German version FprEN 1982:2024


This document specifies the composition, mechanical properties and other relevant characteristics of copper and copper alloys. The sampling procedures and test methods for the verification of conformity to the requirements of this standard are also specified. This document is applicable to: a) copper alloy ingots intended to be remelted for later processing (e.g. castings); and b) copper and copper alloy castings which are intended for use without subsequent working other than machining. Recommended practice for the ordering and supply of castings is included in Annex A. Optional supplementary inspection procedures for ingots and castings are included in Annex B. NOTE Ingots are not suitable for pressure equipment applications.





Planned document number

DIN EN 1982

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Responsible national committee

NA 036-00-08 AA - Copper casting alloys  

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 133/WG 7 - Ingots and castings  

draft standard

Copper and copper alloys - Ingots and castings; German and English version prEN 1982:2023
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previous edition(s)

Unleaded copper alloys - Ingots and castings made of CuSn4Zn2PS; Text in German and English

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Copper and copper alloys - Ingots and castings; German version EN 1982:2017

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