ASTM WK44956

    Revision of E566 - 09 Standard Practice for Electromagnetic (Eddy-Current) Sorting of Ferrous Metals

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    Active Standard: E566 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: E07.07 | Committee E07 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    This document has been reviewed for its five year re-approval and found to need various editorial modifications as well as updating Section 6 Basis of application for current ASTM P10 policy. The unnecessary Precision and bias statement will be removed and the wording moved within the document for consistency with other ASTM Documents.


    absolute coil; comparator coils; electromagnetic sorting; sorting; Absolute coil method; Comparator coils; Composition analysis--metals/alloys; Eddy current examination; Electromagnetic (eddy current) testing; Ferrous metals/alloys; Magnetic properties; Sorting;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Michael Snyder


    E07 (14-01)

    Ballot Item Approved as E566-2014 and Pending Publication