ASTM WK45346

    Revision of G196 - 08 Standard Test Method for Galling Resistance of Material Couples

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    Active Standard: G196 - 08(2016)

    Developed by Subcommittee: G02.40 | Committee G02 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    The standard contains an error in Note 1, Figure 5. The surface roughness is given as 80 micrometers and should be 0.8 micrometers. The corrected surface finish is equivalent to a 32 micro-inch finish.


    adhesive wear; galling; galling resistance; macroscopic surface damage; seized components; sliding metallic surfaces;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Scott Hummel

    Draft Under Development