1.1 This test method describes an experimental procedure for checking experimental technique and instrumentation. If followed, this test method will provide repeatable potentiostatic and potentiodynamic anodic polarization measurements that will reproduce data determined by others at other times and in other laboratories provided all laboratories are testing reference samples from the same lot of Type 430 stainless steel.
1.2 Values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. Inch-pound units given in parentheses are for information only.
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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E1338 Guide for Identification of Metals and Alloys in Computerized Material Property Databases
G3 Practice for Conventions Applicable to Electrochemical Measurements in Corrosion Testing
G107 Guide for Formats for Collection and Compilation of Corrosion Data for Metals for Computerized Database Input
anodic polarization; electrochemical testing; pitting; potentiodynamic; sulfuric acid; Type 430 stainless steel;
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