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prБДС EN 12168:2022

Copper and copper alloys - Hollow rod for free machining purposes

General information

40.60     Oct 27, 2022



European Standard



This European Standard specifies the composition, property requirements and dimensional tolerances for copper alloy hollow rod, finally produced by drawing or extruding, specifically intended for free machining purposes.
NOTE Hollow products having an outside diameter greater than 80 mm and/or a wall thickness less than 2 mm are specified in EN 12449.
The sampling procedures, the methods of test for verification of conformity to the requirements of this European Standard, are also specified.

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Directive 2014/68/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 May 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of pressure equipment

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БДС EN 12168:2016


prБДС EN 12168:2022
40.60 Close of voting
Oct 27, 2022

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Adopted from prEN 12168