Pages: 7 Published: Jan 2007
THE SPECIMEN MATERIAL, COMBINED WITH THE PURPOSE OF EXAMINAtion, is decisive for the choice of preparation process/method. Two physical properties, hardness and ductility, are important in selecting a specific preparation method, but conditions such as coatings or composites also play an important role.
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: MNL11191M