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ASMEPNumbers

ToreducethenumberofweldingandbrazingprocedurequalificationsrequiredbasemetalshavebeenassignedPNumbersbytheASME
BPVC.FerrousmetalswhichhavespecifiedimpacttestrequirementshavebeenassignedGroupNumberswithinPNumbers.

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Theseassignmentshavebeenbasedoncomparablebasemetalcharacteristics,suchas:

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BPVC
ASMEPNumbers
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WhenabasemetalwithaUNSnumberDesignationisassignedaPNumber,thenabasemetallistedinadifferentASMEmaterial
specificationwiththesameUNSnumbershallbeconsideredthatPNumber.
Thetablebelowisaguideandisforinstructivepurposesonly.Anyonespecifyingmaterialsorrequirementsshouldreferdirectlytothe
ASMEBoilerandPressureVesselCodetospecifymaterials,PNumbers,procedures,orotherrequirementsandnotrelyonthetable
below.ThetablebelowisonlyaratherINCOMPLETEandAPPROXIMATEsummaryofASMEdataforINSTRUCTIONALUSEONLY.See
ASMEBoilerandPressureVesselCodeformaterialsspecificationsandPNumbers.
PNumbers
1
2
3
4
5A
5B
5C
6
7

BaseMetal(TypicalorExample)
CarbonManganeseSteels(fourGroupNumbers)
NotUsed
HalfMolybdenumorhalfChromium,halfMolybdenum(threeGroupNumbers)
OneandaquarterChromium,halfMolybdenum(twoGroupNumbers)
TwoandaquarterChromium,oneMolybdenum
FiveChromium,halfMolybdenumornineChromium,oneMolybdenum(twoGroupNumbers)
Chromium,Molybdenum,Vanadium(fiveGroupNumbers)
MartensiticStainlessSteels(Grade410,415,429)(sixGroupNumbers)
FerriticStainlessSteels(Grade409,430)
AusteniticStainlessSteels
Group1Grades304,316,317,347

Group2Grades309,310

Group3HighManganeseGrades
Group4HighMolybdenumGrades

9A,B,C
10A,B,C,F
10H
10I
10J
10K
11A
11B
12to20
21
22
23
24
25
26to30
31
32
33
34
35
36to40
41
42
43
44
45
46
47
47to50
51,52,53
61,62

TwotofourNickelSteels
Variouslowalloysteels
DuplexandSuperDuplexStainlessSteel(Grades31803,32750)
HighChromiumStainlessSteel
HighChromium,MolybdenumStainlessSteel
HighChromium,Molybdenum,NickelStainlessSteel
Varioushighstrengthlowalloysteels(sixGroupNumbers)
Varioushighstrengthlowalloysteels(tenGroupNumbers)
NotUsed
HighAluminumcontent(1000and3000series)
Aluminum(5000series5052,5454)
Aluminum(6000series6061,6063)
NotUsed
Aluminum(5000series5083,5086,5456)
Notused
HighCoppercontent
Brass
CopperSilicone
CopperNickel
CopperAluminum
NotUsed
HighNickelcontent
Nickel,Copper(Monel500)
Nickel,Chromium,Iron(Inconel)
Nickel,Molybdenum(HastelloyB2,C22,C276,X)
Nickel,Chromium
Nickel,Chromium,Silicone
Nickel,Chromium,Tungsten
NotUsed
TitaniumAlloys
ZirconiumAlloys

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