1.1 This test method covers the use of eddy-current instruments for the nondestructive measurement of the thickness of a nonconductive coating on a nonmagnetic basis metal.
1.2 This test method is particularly useful for measuring the thickness of an anodic coating on aluminum alloys. Chemical conversion coatings are too thin to be measured by this method.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
B499 Test Method for Measurement of Coating Thicknesses by the Magnetic Method: Nonmagnetic Coatings on Magnetic Basis Metals
coating thickness; coatings; eddy current; nonconductive coatings; thickness; thickness testing; nondestructive thickness; anodic coatings; Anodic coatings--Al/Al alloys); Coating thickness; Eddy current examination; Electromagnetic (eddy current) testing; Nonconductive coatings; Nondestructive evaluation (NDE)--metallic/inorganic coatings; Nonmagnetic coatings; Thickness--electrodeposited coatings;
ICS Number Code 17.040.20 (Properties of surfaces)
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