These test methods cover testing of single-filament steel wires that are components of tire beads used in the manufacture of pneumatic tires. By agreement, these test methods may be applied to similar filaments used for reinforcing other rubber products.
These test methods describe test procedures only and do not establish specifications and tolerances.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
These test methods cover the determination of the mechanical properties.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.