ASTM E543 - 13 Standard Specification for Agencies Performing Nondestructive Testing


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    C149 Standard Test Method for Thermal Shock Resistance of Glass Containers

    E94 Standard Guide for Radiographic Examination

    E114 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Straight-Beam Contact Testing

    E164 Standard Practice for Contact Ultrasonic Testing of Weldments

    E165/E165M Standard Practice for Liquid Penetrant Examination for General Industry

    E213 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Metal Pipe and Tubing

    E215 Standard Practice for Standardizing Equipment for Electromagnetic Testing of Seamless Aluminum-Alloy Tube

    E243 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy Current) Examination of Copper and Copper-Alloy Tubes

    E273 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of the Weld Zone of Welded Pipe and Tubing

    E309 Standard Practice for Eddy-Current Examination of Steel Tubular Products Using Magnetic Saturation

    E329 Standard Specification for Agencies Engaged in Construction Inspection, Testing, or Special Inspection

    E376 Standard Practice for Measuring Coating Thickness by Magnetic-Field or Eddy-Current (Electromagnetic) Testing Methods

    E426 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Seamless and Welded Tubular Products, Titanium, Austenitic Stainless Steel and Similar Alloys

    E494 Standard Practice for Measuring Ultrasonic Velocity in Materials

    E515 Standard Practice for Leaks Using Bubble Emission Techniques

    E545 Standard Test Method for Determining Image Quality in Direct Thermal Neutron Radiographic Examination

    E566 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy Current) Sorting of Ferrous Metals

    E569/E569M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Monitoring of Structures During Controlled Stimulation

    E570 Standard Practice for Flux Leakage Examination of Ferromagnetic Steel Tubular Products

    E571 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Nickel and Nickel Alloy Tubular Products

    E587 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Angle-Beam Contact Testing

    E588 Standard Practice for Detection of Large Inclusions in Bearing Quality Steel by the Ultrasonic Method

    E690 Standard Practice for In Situ Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Nonmagnetic Heat Exchanger Tubes

    E703 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy Current) Sorting of Nonferrous Metals

    E709 Standard Guide for Magnetic Particle Testing

    E748 Standard Practices for Thermal Neutron Radiography of Materials

    E749/E749M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Monitoring During Continuous Welding

    E751/E751M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Monitoring During Resistance Spot-Welding

    E797/E797M Standard Practice for Measuring Thickness by Manual Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Contact Method

    E801 Standard Practice for Controlling Quality of Radiological Examination of Electronic Devices

    E999 Standard Guide for Controlling the Quality of Industrial Radiographic Film Processing

    E1001 Standard Practice for Detection and Evaluation of Discontinuities by the Immersed Pulse-Echo Ultrasonic Method Using Longitudinal Waves

    E1002 Standard Practice for Leaks Using Ultrasonics

    E1003 Standard Practice for Hydrostatic Leak Testing

    E1004 Standard Test Method for Determining Electrical Conductivity Using the Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Method

    E1030 Standard Test Method for Radiographic Examination of Metallic Castings

    E1032 Standard Test Method for Radiographic Examination of Weldments

    E1033 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy Current) Examination of Type F-Continuously Welded (CW) Ferromagnetic Pipe and Tubing Above the Curie Temperature

    E1067/E1067M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic Resin (FRP) Tanks/Vessels

    E1118/E1118M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Reinforced Thermosetting Resin Pipe (RTRP)

    E1139/E1139M Standard Practice for Continuous Monitoring of Acoustic Emission from Metal Pressure Boundaries

    E1161 Standard Practice for Radiologic Examination of Semiconductors and Electronic Components

    E1208 Standard Practice for Fluorescent Liquid Penetrant Testing Using the Lipophilic Post-Emulsification Process

    E1209 Standard Practice for Fluorescent Liquid Penetrant Testing Using the Water-Washable Process

    E1210 Standard Practice for Fluorescent Liquid Penetrant Testing Using the Hydrophilic Post-Emulsification Process

    E1211/E1211M Standard Practice for Leak Detection and Location Using Surface-Mounted Acoustic Emission Sensors

    E1212 Standard Practice for Quality Management Systems for Nondestructive Testing Agencies

    E1219 Standard Practice for Fluorescent Liquid Penetrant Testing Using the Solvent-Removable Process

    E1220 Standard Practice for Visible Penetrant Testing Using Solvent-Removable Process

    E1255 Standard Practice for Radioscopy

    E1312 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Ferromagnetic Cylindrical Bar Product Above the Curie Temperature

    E1359 Standard Guide for Evaluating Capabilities of Nondestructive Testing Agencies

    E1416 Standard Test Method for Radioscopic Examination of Weldments

    E1417/E1417M Standard Practice for Liquid Penetrant Testing

    E1418 Standard Practice for Visible Penetrant Testing Using the Water-Washable Process

    E1419 Standard Practice for Examination of Seamless, Gas-Filled, Pressure Vessels Using Acoustic Emission

    E1444/E1444M Standard Practice for Magnetic Particle Testing

    E1495/E1495M Standard Guide for Acousto-Ultrasonic Assessment of Composites, Laminates, and Bonded Joints

    E1571 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic Examination of Ferromagnetic Steel Wire Rope

    E1606 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Copper Redraw Rod for Electrical Purposes

    E1734 Standard Practice for Radioscopic Examination of Castings

    E1736 Standard Practice for Acousto-Ultrasonic Assessment of Filament-Wound Pressure Vessels

    E1742/E1742M Standard Practice for Radiographic Examination

    E1774 Standard Guide for Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducers (EMATs)

    E1814 Standard Practice for Computed Tomographic (CT) Examination of Castings

    E1816 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Testing Using Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducer (EMAT) Techniques

    E1817 Standard Practice for Controlling Quality of Radiological Examination by Using Representative Quality Indicators (RQIs)

    E1888/E1888M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Pressurized Containers Made of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic with Balsa Wood Cores

    E1901 Standard Guide for Detection and Evaluation of Discontinuities by Contact Pulse-Echo Straight-Beam Ultrasonic Methods

    E1930/E1930M Standard Practice for Examination of Liquid-Filled Atmospheric and Low-Pressure Metal Storage Tanks Using Acoustic Emission

    E1961 Standard Practice for Mechanized Ultrasonic Testing of Girth Welds Using Zonal Discrimination with Focused Search Units

    E1962 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Surface Testing Using Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducer (EMAT) Techniques

    E2003 Standard Practice for Fabrication of the Neutron Radiographic Beam Purity Indicators

    E2023 Standard Practice for Fabrication of Neutron Radiographic Sensitivity Indicators

    E2024/E2024M Standard Practice for Atmospheric Leaks Using a Thermal Conductivity Leak Detector

    E2076/E2076M Standard Practice for Examination of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic Fan Blades Using Acoustic Emission

    E2096/E2096M Standard Practice for In Situ Examination of Ferromagnetic Heat-Exchanger Tubes Using Remote Field Testing

    E2104 Standard Practice for Radiographic Examination of Advanced Aero and Turbine Materials and Components

    E2191/E2191M Standard Practice for Examination of Gas-Filled Filament-Wound Composite Pressure Vessels Using Acoustic Emission

    E2192 Standard Guide for Planar Flaw Height Sizing by Ultrasonics

    E2223 Standard Practice for Examination of Seamless, Gas-Filled, Steel Pressure Vessels Using Angle Beam Ultrasonics

    E2261/E2261M Standard Practice for Examination of Welds Using the Alternating Current Field Measurement Technique

    E2338 Standard Practice for Characterization of Coatings Using Conformable Eddy-Current Sensors without Coating Reference Standards

    E2373 Standard Practice for Use of the Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) Technique

    E2375 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Wrought Products

    E2478 Standard Practice for Determining Damage-Based Design Stress for Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) Materials Using Acoustic Emission

    E2479 Standard Practice for Measuring the Ultrasonic Velocity in Polyethylene Tank Walls Using Lateral Longitudinal (LCR) Waves

    E2533 Standard Guide for Nondestructive Testing of Polymer Matrix Composites Used in Aerospace Applications

    E2580 Standard Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Flat Panel Composites and Sandwich Core Materials Used in Aerospace Applications

    E2581 Standard Practice for Shearography of Polymer Matrix Composites, Sandwich Core Materials and Filament-Wound Pressure Vessels in Aerospace Applications

    E2598/E2598M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Cast Iron Yankee and Steam Heated Paper Dryers

    E2661/E2661M Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Plate-like and Flat Panel Composite Structures Used in Aerospace Applications

    E2662 Standard Practice for Radiologic Examination of Flat Panel Composites and Sandwich Core Materials Used in Aerospace Applications

    E2698 Standard Practice for Radiological Examination Using Digital Detector Arrays

    E2700 Standard Practice for Contact Ultrasonic Testing of Welds Using Phased Arrays

    E2775 Standard Practice for Guided Wave Testing of Above Ground Steel Pipework Using Piezoelectric Effect Transduction

    E2861 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Beam Divergence and Alignment in Neutron Radiologic Beams

    E2863 Standard Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Welded Steel Sphere Pressure Vessels Using Thermal Pressurization

    E2884 Standard Guide for Eddy Current Testing of Electrically Conducting Materials Using Conformable Sensor Arrays

    E2906/E2906M Standard Practice for Acoustic Pulse Reflectometry Examination of Tube Bundles

    E2907/E2907M Standard Practice for Examination of Paper Machine Rolls Using Acoustic Emission from Crack Face Rubbing

    E2928/E2928M Standard Practice for Examination of Drillstring Threads Using the Alternating Current Field Measurement Technique

    E2929 Standard Practice for Guided Wave Testing of Above Ground Steel Piping with Magnetostrictive Transduction

    E2930 Standard Practice for Pressure Decay Leak Test Method

    F1193 Practice for Quality, Manufacture, and Construction of Amusement Rides and Devices

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes

    F3049 Standard Guide for Characterizing Properties of Metal Powders Used for Additive Manufacturing Processes


    Referenced ASTM Standards The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    E94 Guide for Radiographic Examination

    E114 Practice for Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Straight-Beam Contact Testing

    E125 Reference Photographs for Magnetic Particle Indications on Ferrous Castings

    E127 Practice for Fabricating and Checking Aluminum Alloy Ultrasonic Standard Reference Blocks

    E164 Practice for Contact Ultrasonic Testing of Weldments

    E165 Practice for Liquid Penetrant Examination for General Industry

    E213 Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Metal Pipe and Tubing

    E215 Practice for Standardizing Equipment for Electromagnetic Testing of Seamless Aluminum-Alloy Tube

    E243 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Copper and Copper-Alloy Tubes

    E273 Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of the Weld Zone of Welded Pipe and Tubing

    E309 Practice for Eddy-Current Examination of Steel Tubular Products Using Magnetic Saturation

    E317 Practice for Evaluating Performance Characteristics of Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Testing Instruments and Systems without the Use of Electronic Measurement Instruments

    E376 Practice for Measuring Coating Thickness by Magnetic-Field or Eddy-Current (Electromagnetic) Testing Methods

    E426 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Seamless and Welded Tubular Products, Titanium, Austenitic Stainless Steel and Similar Alloys

    E427 Practice for Testing for Leaks Using the Halogen Leak Detector(Alkali-Ion Diode)

    E428 Practice for Fabrication and Control of Metal, Other than Aluminum, Reference Blocks Used in Ultrasonic Testing

    E431 Guide to Interpretation of Radiographs of Semiconductors and Related Devices

    E432 Guide for Selection of a Leak Testing Method

    E433 Reference Photographs for Liquid Penetrant Inspection

    E479 Guide for Preparation of a Leak Testing Specification

    E493 Test Methods for Leaks Using the Mass Spectrometer Leak Detector in the Inside-Out Testing Mode

    E494 Practice for Measuring Ultrasonic Velocity in Materials

    E498 Test Methods for Leaks Using the Mass Spectrometer Leak Detector or Residual Gas Analyzer in the Tracer Probe Mode

    E499 Test Methods for Leaks Using the Mass Spectrometer Leak Detector in the Detector Probe Mode

    E515 Practice for Leaks Using Bubble Emission Techniques

    E545 Test Method for Determining Image Quality in Direct Thermal Neutron Radiographic Examination

    E566 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Sorting of Ferrous Metals

    E569 Practice for Acoustic Emission Monitoring of Structures During Controlled Stimulation

    E570 Practice for Flux Leakage Examination of Ferromagnetic Steel Tubular Products

    E571 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Nickel and Nickel Alloy Tubular Products

    E587 Practice for Ultrasonic Angle-Beam Contact Testing

    E592 Guide to Obtainable ASTM Equivalent Penetrameter Sensitivity for Radiography of Steel Plates 14 to 2 in. (6 to 51 mm) Thick with X Rays and 1 to 6 in. (25 to 152 mm) Thick with Cobalt-60

    E650 Guide for Mounting Piezoelectric Acoustic Emission Sensors

    E664 Practice for the Measurement of the Apparent Attenuation of Longitudinal Ultrasonic Waves by Immersion Method

    E690 Practice for In Situ Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Nonmagnetic Heat Exchanger Tubes

    E703 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Sorting of Nonferrous Metals

    E709 Guide for Magnetic Particle Testing

    E746 Practice for Determining Relative Image Quality Response of Industrial Radiographic Imaging Systems

    E747 Practice for Design, Manufacture and Material Grouping Classification of Wire Image Quality Indicators (IQI) Used for Radiology

    E748 Practices for Thermal Neutron Radiography of Materials

    E749 Practice for Acoustic Emission Monitoring During Continuous Welding

    E750 Practice for Characterizing Acoustic Emission Instrumentation

    E751 Practice for Acoustic Emission Monitoring During Resistance Spot-Welding

    E797 Practice for Measuring Thickness by Manual Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo Contact Method

    E801 Practice for Controlling Quality of Radiological Examination of Electronic Devices

    E803 Test Method for Determining the L/D Ratio of Neutron Radiography Beams

    E908 Practice for Calibrating Gaseous Reference Leaks

    E976 Guide for Determining the Reproducibility of Acoustic Emission Sensor Response

    E999 Guide for Controlling the Quality of Industrial Radiographic Film Processing

    E1001 Practice for Detection and Evaluation of Discontinuities by the Immersed Pulse-Echo Ultrasonic Method Using Longitudinal Waves

    E1004 Test Method for Determining Electrical Conductivity Using the Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Method

    E1025 Practice for Design, Manufacture, and Material Grouping Classification of Hole-Type Image Quality Indicators (IQI) Used for Radiology

    E1030 Test Method for Radiographic Examination of Metallic Castings

    E1032 Test Method for Radiographic Examination of Weldments

    E1033 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Type F-Continuously Welded (CW) Ferromagnetic Pipe and Tubing Above the Curie Temperature

    E1067 Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic Resin (FRP) Tanks/Vessels

    E1118 Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Reinforced Thermosetting Resin Pipe (RTRP)

    E1139 Practice for Continuous Monitoring of Acoustic Emission from Metal Pressure Boundaries

    E1211 Practice for Leak Detection and Location Using Surface-Mounted Acoustic Emission Sensors

    E1212 Practice for Quality Management Systems for Nondestructive Testing Agencies

    E1254 Guide for Storage of Radiographs and Unexposed Industrial Radiographic Films

    E1312 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Ferromagnetic Cylindrical Bar Product Above the Curie Temperature

    E1315 Practice for Ultrasonic Examination of Steel with Convex Cylindrically Curved Entry Surfaces

    E1316 Terminology for Nondestructive Examinations

    E1359 Guide for Evaluating Capabilities of Nondestructive Testing Agencies

    E1417 Practice for Liquid Penetrant Testing

    E1419 Practice for Examination of Seamless, Gas-Filled, Pressure Vessels Using Acoustic Emission

    E1444 Practice for Magnetic Particle Testing

    E1496 Test Method for Neutron Radiographic Dimensional Measurements

    E1571 Practice for Electromagnetic Examination of Ferromagnetic Steel Wire Rope

    E1606 Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Examination of Copper Redraw Rod for Electrical Purposes

    E1629 Practice for Determining the Impedance of Absolute Eddy-Current Probes

    E1742 Practice for Radiographic Examination

    E1774 Guide for Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducers (EMATs)

    E1781 Practice for Secondary Calibration of Acoustic Emission Sensors

    E1816 Practice for Ultrasonic Testing Using Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducer (EMAT) Techniques

    E1888/E1888M Practice for Acoustic Emission Examination of Pressurized Containers Made of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic with Balsa Wood Cores

    E1901 Guide for Detection and Evaluation of Discontinuities by Contact Pulse-Echo Straight-Beam Ultrasonic Methods

    E1930 Practice for Examination of Liquid-Filled Atmospheric and Low-Pressure Metal Storage Tanks Using Acoustic Emission

    E1932 Guide for Acoustic Emission Examination of Small Parts

    E1961 Practice for Mechanized Ultrasonic Testing of Girth Welds Using Zonal Discrimination with Focused Search Units

    E1962 Practice for Ultrasonic Surface Testing Using Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducer (EMAT) Techniques

    E2001 Guide for Resonant Ultrasound Spectroscopy for Defect Detection in Both Metallic and Non-metallic Parts

    E2075 Practice for Verifying the Consistency of AE-Sensor Response Using an Acrylic Rod

    E2076 Test Method for Examination of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic Fan Blades Using Acoustic Emission

    E2096 Practice for In Situ Examination of Ferromagnetic Heat-Exchanger Tubes Using Remote Field Testing

    E2191 Practice for Examination of Gas-Filled Filament-Wound Composite Pressure Vessels Using Acoustic Emission

    E2192 Guide for Planar Flaw Height Sizing by Ultrasonics

    E2223 Practice for Examination of Seamless, Gas-Filled, Steel Pressure Vessels Using Angle Beam Ultrasonics

    E2261 Practice for Examination of Welds Using the Alternating Current Field Measurement Technique

    E2338 Practice for Characterization of Coatings Using Conformable Eddy-Current Sensors without Coating Reference Standards

    E2373 Practice for Use of the Ultrasonic Time of Flight Diffraction (TOFD) Technique

    E2374 Guide for Acoustic Emission System Performance Verification

    E2375 Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Wrought Products

    E2479 Practice for Measuring the Ultrasonic Velocity in Polyethylene Tank Walls Using Lateral Longitudinal (LCR) Waves

    E2491 Guide for Evaluating Performance Characteristics of Phased-Array Ultrasonic Testing Instruments and Systems

    E2534 Practice for Process Compensated Resonance Testing Via Swept Sine Input for Metallic and Non-Metallic Parts

    E2580 Practice for Ultrasonic Testing of Flat Panel Composites and Sandwich Core Materials Used in Aerospace Applications

    E2700 Practice for Contact Ultrasonic Testing of Welds Using Phased Arrays