Metaspec manufactures test specimens used in quality and conformance testing by MIL-DTL-85054, which covers a transparent, water-displacing, corrosion preventive compound. This compound is available in high and low volatile organic compound (VOC) types, and may be applied by brushing or spraying.
The following tests in MIL-DTL-85054 require test specimens. Click on the test method number for more information about specimens required for each test.
MIL-DTL-85054 §4.4.1 Test Disks & Test Panels MIL-DTL-85054 §4.6.1 Dryness (uses discs) MIL-DTL-85054 §4.6.2 Neutral Salt Spray Test (uses panels) (see ASTM B117) MIL-DTL-85054 §4.6.3 Synthetic Sea Water Displacement (uses panels) MIL-DTL-85054 §188.8.131.52 Performance of Self-Pressurized Containers (uses panels) MIL-DTL-85054 §4.6.9 Drying Time (uses discs) MIL-DTL-85054 §4.6.10 Low Temperature Adhesion (uses panels)
MIL-DTL-85054 §4.6.8 Coating Removability (uses same panel from 4.6.7)