ASTM D2649 - 04(2014)

    Standard Test Method for Corrosion Characteristics of Solid Film Lubricants

    Active Standard ASTM D2649 | Developed by Subcommittee: D02.L0.05

    Book of Standards Volume: 05.01


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    Significance and Use

    5.1 Surfaces are examined for signs of corrosion. Any sign of corrosion is an indication of potential field failure.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method2 covers the evaluation of the corrosion characteristics of dry solid film lubricants under conditions of high humidity.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The inch-pound units given in parentheses are for information only.

    1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    B209 Specification for Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Sheet and Plate

    B308/B308M Specification for Aluminum-Alloy 6061-T6 Standard Structural Profiles

    D235 Specification for Mineral Spirits (Petroleum Spirits) (Hydrocarbon Dry Cleaning Solvent)

    D1730 Practices for Preparation of Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Surfaces for Painting

    D1748 Test Method for Rust Protection by Metal Preservatives in the Humidity Cabinet

    D4175 Terminology Relating to Petroleum, Petroleum Products, and Lubricants

    U. S. Military Specifications

    Mil-PRF-3043 Resin-Coating, Permanent (for Internal Engine Parts)

    Government Standard

    P-D-680 Dry Cleaning and Degreasing Solvent


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 75.100 (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 15120000(Lubricants and oils and greases and anti)


    DOI: 10.1520/D2649-04R14

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