This document was reviewed as part of the five year reapproval process and found to need several minor wording changes. This includes the allowable notch widths for the reference standards. The description of the reference standard materials was broadened to allow for materials with similar electromagnetic properties so that each material grade does not necessarily need a separate standard.
Keywordselectromagnetic (eddy current) testing; ferromagnetic; flux leakage; NDT; nondestructive testing; steel; tubular products; Discontinuities--metals/alloys; Electromagnetic (eddy current) testing; Ferromagnetic pipe/tube; Flux leak testing; Leak testing; Nondestructive evaluation (NDE); Piping systems; Steel tube (nondestructive testing); Surface analysis--metals/alloys; Tubular products;
Ballot Item Approved as E570-2015 and Pending Publication