STP1065: The Use of a Potential Wheel to Survey Reinforced Concrete Structures

    Broomfield, JP
    Senior corrosion engineer, Taywood Engineering Ltd.Strategic Highway Research Program, SouthallWashington, MiddlesexDC

    Langford, PE
    Corrosion engineer and senior instrumental engineer, Taywood Engineering, Southall, Middlesex

    Ewins, AJ
    Corrosion engineer and senior instrumental engineer, Taywood Engineering, Southall, Middlesex

    Pages: 17    Published: Jan 1990


    Abstract

    The design, construction, and use of a Potential Wheel is discussed. Its application for determination of corrosion of steel in concrete is explained with brief case histories. Laboratory tests of reproducibility and temperature effects are presented.

    Keywords:

    corrosion, corrosion of steel in concrete, chloride, potentials, half-cells, steels, concrete


    Paper ID: STP25022S

    Committee/Subcommittee: G01.11

    DOI: 10.1520/STP25022S


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