ASTM G46 - 94(2018) - Standard Guide for Examination and Evaluation of Pitting Corrosion

ASTM G46 - 94(2018)

Standard Guide for Examination and Evaluation of Pitting Corrosion

Status : Current   Published : October 2018



1.1 This guide covers the selection of procedures that can be used in the identification and examination of pits and in the evaluation of pitting (See Terminology G15) corrosion to determine the extent of its effect.

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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.3 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM G46 - 94(2018)
TitleStandard Guide for Examination and Evaluation of Pitting Corrosion
Publication Date01 October 2018
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 Metallographic inspection, pit density, pit depth, pit morphology, pitting corrosion, visual inspection, metallographic inspection
File Size221 KB

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