ASTM International - ASTM E1558-99(2004)
Standard Guide for Electrolytic Polishing of Metallographic Specimens
|Publication Date:||1 June 2004|
|ICS Code (Ferrous alloys in general):||49.025.05|
|ICS Code (Non-ferrous alloys in general):||49.025.15|
1.1 This guide deals with electrolytic polishing as a means of preparation of specimens for metallographic purposes. Procedures are described for polishing a variety of metals.
Note 1-References (1-133) on electrolytic polishing will provide the reader with specific information beyond the scope of this guide.
1.2 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. Specific safety precautions are described in Section 5 and 6.3.1.