×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Heat Number Requirement on Coils

Heat Number Requirement on Coils

Heat Number Requirement on Coils

(OP)
Hello everyone,

I am procuring JIS 3101 SS-400 grade sheets of thickness 1/16", 1/8" and 3/16". As per our requirement Heat number shall be embossed on sheets for MTC verification. However, supplier is claiming that the heat no. won’t be embossed on the sheets as these sheets are cut from coil. I want to confirm that is there any code or standard requirement for heat number embossing in case sheets are developed from coil. Furthermore, Is the claim of supplier is valid? . Because if heat number is not mentioned on sheets how can we authenticate the supplier's MTC?

Thanks and Regards,
Wasif

RE: Heat Number Requirement on Coils

Quote (m.wasif As per our requirement Heat number shall be embossed)

[/quote]

What is "our" ?

DHURJATI SEN
Kolkata, India

RE: Heat Number Requirement on Coils

(OP)
By " Our" means client requirement

RE: Heat Number Requirement on Coils

(OP)
Yes the supplier has already accepted the contract. Now just before the delivery of product raised this query.

RE: Heat Number Requirement on Coils

Time for lawyers. This is not an engineering problem but a contract compliance one. If there is little time to purchase conforming material I assume there will be a lot of pressure to say this is just fine and ignore the future possibility of disaster from the supplier shipping non-compliant material. Alternatively expensive testing to see if the material has the required properties and figuring out who will pay to do that. Still leads back to lawyers.

RE: Heat Number Requirement on Coils

What did your Purchase documents require? What are the requirement for marking according to the JIS 3101 Material Specification? If all are clear than as stated previously it is a legal issue.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login



News


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close