ASTM B183 - 18 - Standard Practice for Preparation of Low-Carbon Steel for Electroplating
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ASTM B183 - 18

Standard Practice for Preparation of Low-Carbon Steel for Electroplating

Status : Current   Published : June 2018



1.1 This practice is intended as an aid to electroplaters in setting up a suitable cleaning cycle preparatory to electroplating of low-carbon steel (Note 1) containing less than 0.35 mass % of carbon and to indicate some of the precautions that must be taken to maintain this cycle in good operating condition.

Note 1: The preparation of high-carbon steel for electroplating is covered in Guide B242.

1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.3 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.

1.4 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 B183 - 18
TitleStandard Practice for Preparation of Low-Carbon Steel for Electroplating
Publication Date01 June 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 low-carbon steel
File Size66 KB

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