Active Standard ASTM C810 | Developed by Subcommittee: B08.12
Book of Standards Volume: 02.05
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Significance and Use
This test method is an accurate and rapid means for measuring nickel deposits on steel sample plates and such parts that can be fitted into the X-ray spectrometer. Its accuracy extends over a wide range of nickel deposits.
1.1 This test method covers the measurement of the amount of nickel deposited on sheet steel during its preparation for porcelain enameling. It is an X-ray emission method used for testing sample panels or certain commercial parts.
Note 1—An alternative wet chemical method is Test Method C715.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C715 Test Method for Nickel on Steel for Porcelain Enameling by Photometric Analysis
ICS Number Code 25.220.20 (Surface treatment)