ASTM E1079 - 16 - Standard Practice for Calibration of Transmission Densitometers
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ASTM E1079 - 16

Standard Practice for Calibration of Transmission Densitometers

Status : Current   Published : June 2016



1.1 This practice 2 covers the calibration of transmission densitometers used to perform radiographic film density measurements (see Note 1).

1.2  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Note 1:  For further information on the design and use of densitometers, the following literature is suggested as additional background information: ISO 5–1:2009, ISO 5–2:2009, ISO 5–3:2009, and ISO 14807:2001.

Standard NumberASTM E1079 - 16
TitleStandard Practice for Calibration of Transmission Densitometers
Publication Date01 June 2016
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
Descriptors Calibration, Densitometer, Density, Periodic verification, Radiographic film
File Size56 KB

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