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ASTM International - ASTM G161-00(2013)

Standard Guide for Corrosion-Related Failure Analysis

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 May 2013
Status: inactive
Page Count: 5
ICS Code (Corrosion of metals): 77.060
significance And Use:

3.1 This guide is intended to assist those encountering corrosion or possible corrosion as a causative factor in a failure analysis.

3.2 This guide is not an absolute plan that will... View More

scope:

1.1 This guide covers key issues to be considered when examining metallic failures when corrosion is suspected as either a major or minor causative factor.

1.2 Corrosion-related failures could include one or more of the following: change in surface appearance (for example, tarnish, rust, color change), pin hole leak, catastrophic structural failure (for example, collapse, explosive rupture, implosive rupture, cracking), weld failure, loss of electrical continuity, and loss of functionality (for example, seizure, galling, spalling, swelling).

1.3 Issues covered include overall failure site conditions, operating conditions at the time of failure, history of equipment and its operation, corrosion product sampling, environmental sampling, metallurgical and electrochemical factors, morphology (mode) or failure, and by considering the preceding, deducing the cause(s) of corrosion failure.

1.4 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.

Document History

October 1, 2018
Standard Guide for Corrosion-Related Failure Analysis
1.1 This guide covers key issues to be considered when examining metallic failures when corrosion is suspected as either a major or minor causative factor. 1.2 Corrosion-related failures could...
ASTM G161-00(2013)
May 1, 2013
Standard Guide for Corrosion-Related Failure Analysis
1.1 This guide covers key issues to be considered when examining metallic failures when corrosion is suspected as either a major or minor causative factor. 1.2 Corrosion-related failures could...
November 1, 2006
Standard Guide for Corrosion-Related Failure Analysis
1.1 This guide covers key issues to be considered when examining metallic failures when corrosion is suspected as either a major or minor causative factor. 1.2 Corrosion-related failures could...
May 10, 2000
Standard Guide for Corrosion-Related Failure Analysis
1.1 This guide covers key issues to be considered when examining metallic failures when corrosion is suspected as either a major or minor causative factor. 1.2 Corrosion-related failures could...
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