Plate- ASTM A 36
Standard specification for Carbon Structural Steel
First issued in 1960
This specification covers structural shapes, bars, and plate
to be used for general structural purposes.
General requirements for delivery
Material shall conform to the requirements of ASTM A 6.
Chemical Requirements (plate only)
Single values are maximums. For each reduction of 0.01% below
the specified carbon maximum, an increase of 0.06% manganese
above the specified maximum will be permitted up to the maximum
of 1.35%. Subject to product analysis tolerances in ASTM A 6.
Tensile Requirements (plate only)
*Adjustments to elongation requirements may apply depending
on plate width. These values are for plates 96” wide