MNL46: Electrolytic Polishing/Etching

    Pages: 13    Published: Jan 2007


    ELECTROLYTIC POLISHING OR ELECTROPOLISHING (ANODIC POLISHING) is a polishing method whereby the specimen is placed as an anode in an electrolytic cell and the electrolysis establishes a surface suitable for metallographic analysis.


    Metallography, Materialography, Preparation methods, Sample preparation, Mechanical polishing, Electrolytic polishing, Cutting, Sectioning, Hot mounting, Cold mounting, Grinding, Polishing, Polishing artifact, Etching, Microscope, Quantitative metallography, Stereology, Vickers hardness, Quality control, Microstructure

    Paper ID: MNL11188M

    Committee/Subcommittee: E04.01

    DOI: 10.1520/MNL11188M

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    ISBN10: 0-8031-4265-X
    ISBN13: 978-0-8031-4265-7