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CASE

2336
CASES OF ASME BOILER AND PRESSURE VESSEL CODE

Approval Date: July 10, 2000


See Numeric Index for expiration
and any reaffirmation dates.

Case 2336 TABLE 1


F-Number Grouping for Titanium-Ruthenium CHEMICAL REQUIREMENTS OF UNS R52255
Alloy (Ti 0.1 Ru) Classification UNS R52255 Composition, %
Filler Metal Element [Note (1)]
Section IX
Oxygen 0.10 max.
Iron 0.08 max.
Hydrogen 0.008 max.
Inquiry: What alternate rules may be applied to group- Carbon 0.03 max.
ing UNS R52255 titanium-ruthenium alloy welding Nitrogen 0.015 max.
filler metal meeting the chemical requirements of Table Ruthenium 0.100.14
1 but otherwise conforming to SFA-5.16 to reduce NOTE:
the number of welding procedure and performance (1) Titanium constitutes the remainder of the composition.
qualifications?

Reply: It is the opinion of the Committee that UNS


R52255 titanium-ruthenium alloy filler metal meeting as UNS R52255 in the welding procedure specification,
the chemical requirements of Table 1 but otherwise procedure qualification records, and performance quali-
conforming to SFA-5.16 may be considered as F-No. fication records.
52 for both procedure and performance qualification This Case number shall be shown on the Manufactur-
purposes. Further, this filler metal shall be identified ers Data Report.

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