WARRENDALE, Pa. (PRWEB) March 22, 2013
The Unified Numbering System (UNS) for Metals and Alloys provides a means of correlating internationally used metal and alloy numbering systems administered by societies, trade associations, and individual users and producers of metals and alloys.
SAE International and ASTM International have published the latest edition of the popular “Metals & Alloys in the Unified Number System,” which provides the uniformity necessary for efficient indexing, record keeping, data storage and retrieval, and cross-referencing.
Updated to include more than 5,600 designations; 4,100 representative specification cross references; and 15,350 trade names, the 12th edition of “UNS” includes:
Cross-references include specifications from these organizations:
For more information, including free front and back matter, or to order “Metals & Alloys in the Unified Numbering System, 12th edition,” visit http://books.sae.org/book-hs-1086/2012/. To request an electronic review copy of the book, email pr(at)sae(dot)org. Forward published reviews to Shawn Andreassi at pr(at)sae(dot)org or SAE International, 400 Commonwealth Dr., Warrendale PA, 15096-0001, to receive a print copy of the book or another equivalent SAE International book.
Other related books from SAE International include:
The “UNS” also is available as an online subscription product or as a set of online and print products at http://sae.org/uns/.
SAE International is a global association of more than 133,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series.