Metaspec manufactures test specimens used in testing by military specification by MIL-PRF-16173, which covers general purpose solvent-dispersed corrosion preventive compounds.
The following is a list of tests in Specification MIL-PRF-16173 that require test specimens. Some of these tests may be customized for this specification. Click on the test method number for more information about specimens required for each test.
MIL-PRF-16173E §18.104.22.168 – Humidity Test (ASTM D1748 test panels)
MIL-PRF-16173E §22.214.171.124 – Salt Spray Test (ASTM D1748 test panels, ASTM B117 procedure)
MIL-PRF-16173E §126.96.36.199 – Accelerated Weathering Test (ASTM D1748 test panels, ASTM D822 procedure)
MIL-PRF-16173E §188.8.131.52 – Shed Storage Test (ASTM D1748 test panels - see Figure 4 & 5)
MIL-PRF-16173E §184.108.40.206 – Film Characteristic Test (ASTM D1748 test panels)
MIL-PRF-16173E §4.6.12 - Low Temperature Adhesion (ASTM D1748 test panels)
MIL-PRF-16173E §4.6.13 – Drying (ASTM D1748 test panels)
MIL-PRF-16173E §4.6.14 - Water Displacement & Water Stability
MIL-PRF-16173E §4.6.15 - Flow Resistance (ASTM D1748 test panels - see Figure 8)
MIL-PRF-16173E §4.6.16 – Transparency (ASTM D1748 test panels)
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This specification supersedes military specification MIL-C-16173.