Standard Practices for Sampling and Sample Preparation of Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys for Determination of Chemical Composition by Spectrochemical Analysis
|Publication Date:||1 September 2010|
|ICS Code (Chemical analysis of metals):||77.040.30|
These practices describe procedures for producing a chill cast disk sample from molten aluminum during the production process, and from molten metal produced by melting pieces cut from products.
These practices describe a procedure for obtaining qualitative results by direct analysis of product using spark atomic emission spectroscopy.
These practices describe procedures for preparation of samples and products prior to analysis.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to inch-pound units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, 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. Specific precautionary statements are given in 6.1 and 7.2.