ASTM WK67532

    New Test Method for Corrosion of Metal Produced by Contact with Leather

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    Developed by Subcommittee: D31.01 | Committee D31 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    1.1 This test method covers the qualitative determination of corrosion produced by leather in contact with metal. This test method does not apply to wet blue or wet white. 1.2 Units--The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard. 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.


    corrosion; leather; metal corrosion by leather, sandwich corrosion


    The previous corrosion method was intended for hydraulic systems. The new method is to evaluate the corrosion produced on metals when in contact of leather.

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Kadir Donmez


    D31 (20-03)

    Ballot Item Approved as D8365-2020 and Pending Publication