I am a stockist of inconel bars. my client needs a round bar of a certain diameter which i am not having stock of so i will be forging it from a diameter of bigger size from a local workshop. my client is demanding a 3.2 certification? can someone advice how can i submit 3.2 in this case. i am having 3.1 certificate of the bar from which i will be forging the required round bar. Please Help !!
1. You can't certify what you did not manufacture. However, you can provide the original material certificate and then certify that you have re-processed a bar from the original. This may/ may not satisfy your customer...or
2. Get third-party inspection to witness the new forging and issue a certificate to that effect together with the original material certificate (costs to the customer) , or
3. Obtain the customers' agreement to machine his bar from the thicker one. The original material certificate remains valid in this case. The waste material and machining cost is for the customer's account.
4. Should none of the above be suitable options, and this is a repeat customer, buy the correct size in...