Active Standard ASTM D7055 | Developed by Subcommittee: D01.46
Book of Standards Volume: 06.02
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Significance and Use
The procedures described in this practice are designed to provide hot-rolled, carbon steel panels with uniform and reproducible abrasive blast cleaned surfaces for testing of coatings.
1.1 This practice covers the procedures to be followed in the preparation (by abrasive blast cleaning) of hot rolled steel panels for laboratory testing of coatings.
1.2 This standard practice does not include procedures for the application of coatings.
1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
1.4 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.
A36/A36M Specification for Carbon Structural Steel
A572/A572M Specification for High-Strength Low-Alloy Columbium-Vanadium Structural Steel
D4285 Test Method for Indicating Oil or Water in Compressed Air
D4417 Test Methods for Field Measurement of Surface Profile of Blast Cleaned Steel
D7393 Practice for Indicating Oil in Abrasives
ISO StandardISO8502-3,Part3 Assessment of Dust on Steel Surfaces Prepared for Painting (pressure-sensitive tape method) Available from American National Standards Institute (ANSI), 25 W. 43rd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10036, http://www.ansi.org.
SSPC/NACE StandardsSSPC-VIS1 Guide and Reference Photographs for Steel Surfaces Prepared by Dry Abrasive Blast Cleaning
ICS Number Code 77.140.50 (Flat steel products and semi-products)