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A-537 Pressure Vessel Plates, PVQ, Heat-Treated, Carbon-Manganese-Silicon Steel

Description

This specification covers the standard for heat-treated carbon manganese-silicon steel plates intended for fusion welded pressure vessels and structures. The steel shall be killed and undergo normalization, quenching and tempering. Heat and product analyses shall be performed on the materials and results shall conform to the required values in chemical composition in carbon, manganese, phosphorus, sulfur, silicon, copper, nickel, chromium and molybdenum. Mechanical testing like tension test shall be done on the plates and shall conform to the required tensile strength, yield strength, and elongation.

Applications

Boilers, pressure vessels and structures

Specifications

A-537 Pressure Vessel Plates, PVQ, Heat-Treated, Carbon-Manganese-Silicon Steel

Class 1 : Normalized 4.00" Max Thickness
Class 2 : Quenched & Tempered 6.00" Max Thickness,
Class 3 : Quenched & Tempered 6.00" Max THickness

Available Forms

  • Plate