BS 6072:1981 - Method for magnetic particle flaw detection

BS 6072:1981

Method for magnetic particle flaw detection

Status : Current, Partially replaced, Confirmed   Published : February 1981 Replaced By : BS EN ISO 9934-1:2001



Covers magnetizing and associated equipment; detecting media; safety precautions; testing procedures; surface preparation; magnetization; application of detecting medium; viewing; recording of indications; reporting; demagnetization. Appendices cover selection of techniques, areas to be inspected, test pieces, report, technique and procedure sheets and preservation of indications. See also PD 6513.

Standard NumberBS 6072:1981
TitleMethod for magnetic particle flaw detection
StatusCurrent, Partially replaced, Confirmed
Publication Date27 February 1981
Confirm Date01 August 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN ISO 9934-1:2001
Amended ByAMD 3960
AMD 4542
AMD 4843
Draft Superseded By79/72952 DC
DescriptorsMagnetic-particle flaw detection, Flaw detection, Non-destructive testing, Test equipment, Design, Testing conditions, Test specimens, Dimensions, Magnetization, Demagnetization, Magnetic flux density, Electric current, Safety measures, Occupational safety
Title in FrenchMéthode pour la détection de défauts dans les particules magnétiques
Title in GermanMethode fuer die Magnetpulver-Risspruefung
ISBN0 580 11832 0
File Size689.4 KB
NotesThis standard has been reinstated as it was incorrectly withdrawn. It is replaced by BS EN ISO 9934-1:2001 but remains current until the publication of BS EN 2857-1 and BS EN 2857-2

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