Could someone please enlighten me how a mill could certify that a material in bar form complies with a forging specification? I've been trying to get a straight answer from our material suppliers, and am not satisfied with what I've been fed. Does ASTM A 961 have the answer?
If a manufacturer machines a part out of a piece of bar that was certified in compliance with A 105 or A 350 LF2, can they claim that the part is machined from a forging?
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