ASTM International - ASTM E407-99
Standard Practice for Microetching Metals and Alloys
|Publication Date:||10 October 1999|
|ICS Code (Aluminium):||49.025.20|
1.1 This practice covers chemical solutions and procedures to be used in etching metals and alloys for microscopic examination. Safety precautions and miscellaneous information are also included.
1.2 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. For specific cautionary statements, see 6.1 and Table 2.