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ASTM Method
Test Specimens

  • ASTM B117 Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus

  • ASTM B368 Copper-Accelerated Acetic Acid-Salt Spray (Fog) Testing - CASS Test

  • ASTM B769 Shear Testing of Aluminum Alloys

  • ASTM C665 Mineral-Fiber Blanket Thermal Insulation for Light Frame Construction

  • ASTM C719 Adhesion and Cohesion of Elastomeric Joint Sealants Under Cyclic Movement - Hockman Cycle

  • ASTM C794 Adhesion-in-Peel of Elastomeric Joint Sealants

  • ASTM D130 Corrosiveness to Copper from Petroleum Products by Copper Strip Test

  • ASTM D256 Determining the Izod Pendulum Impact Resistance of Plastics

  • ASTM D635 Rate of Burning and/or Extent and Time of Burning of Plastics in a Horizontal Position

  • ASTM D638 Tensile Properties of Plastics

  • ASTM D665 Rust-Preventing Characteristics of Inhibited Mineral Oil in the Presence of Water

  • ASTM D732 Shear Strength of Plastics by Punch Tool

  • ASTM D785 Rockwell Hardness of Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials

  • ASTM D790 Flexural Properties of Unreinforced and Reinforced Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials

  • ASTM D849 Copper Strip Corrosion by Industrial Aromatic Hydrocarbons

  • ASTM D882 Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting

  • ASTM D897 Tensile Properties of Adhesive Bonds

  • ASTM D903 Peel or Stripping Strength of Adhesive Bonds

  • ASTM D943 Oxidation Characteristics of Inhibited Mineral Oils

  • ASTM D950 Impact Strength of Adhesive Bonds

  • ASTM D953 Bearing Strength of Plastics

  • ASTM D1002 Apparent Shear Strength of Single-Lap-Joint Adhesively Bonded Metal Specimens by Tension Loading (Metal-to-Metal)

  • ASTM D1062 Cleavage Strength of Metal-to-Metal Adhesive Bonds

  • ASTM D1184 Flexural Strength of Adhesive Bonded Laminated Assemblies

  • ASTM D1261 Effect of Grease on Copper

  • ASTM D1275 Corrosive Sulfur in Electrical Insulating Liquids

  • ASTM D1280 Total Immersion Corrosion Test for Soak Tank Metal Cleaners

  • ASTM D1384 Corrosion Test for Engine Coolants in Glassware

  • ASTM D1748 Rust Protection by Metal Preservatives in the Humidity Cabinet

  • ASTM D1780 Conducting Creep Tests of Metal-to-Metal Adhesives

  • ASTM D1781 Climbing Drum Peel for Adhesives

  • ASTM D1838 Copper Strip Corrosion by Liquefied Petroleum (LP) Gases

  • ASTM D2070 Thermal Stability of Hydraulic Oils

  • ASTM D2095 Tensile Strength of Adhesives by Means of Bar and Rod Specimens

  • ASTM D2112 Oxidation Stability of Inhibited Mineral Insulating Oil by Pressure Vessel

  • ASTM D2272 Oxidation Stability of Steam Turbine Oils by Rotating Pressure Vessel

  • ASTM D2290 Apparent Hoop Tensile Strength of Plastic or Reinforced Plastic Pipe by Split Disk Method

  • ASTM D2293 Creep Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Compression Loading (Metal-to-Metal) (see ASTM D1002)

  • ASTM D2295 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading at Elevated Temperatures - Metal-to-Metal

  • ASTM D2440 Oxidation Stability of Mineral Insulating Oil

  • ASTM D2510 Adhesion of Solid Film Lubricants

  • ASTM D2511 Thermal Shock Sensitivity of Solid Film Lubricants

  • ASTM D2557 Tensile-Shear Strength of Adhesives in the Subzero Temperature Range (see ASTM D1002)

  • ASTM D2918 Durability Assessment of Adhesive Joints Stressed in Peel (see ASTM D1876)

  • ASTM D2570 Simulated Service Corrosion Testing of Engine Coolants

  • ASTM D2619 Hydrolytic Stability of Hydraulic Fluids (Beverage Bottle Method)

  • ASTM D2649 Corrosion Characteristics of Solid Film Lubricants

  • ASTM D2688 Corrosivity of Water in the Absence of Heat Transfer (Weight Loss Method)

  • ASTM D2758 Engine Coolants by Engine Dynamometer

  • ASTM D2847 Standard Practice for Testing Engine Coolants in Car and Light Truck Service

  • ASTM D2863 Measuring the Minimum Oxygen Concentration to Support Candle-Like Combustion of Plastics - Oxygen Index

  • ASTM D2919 Durability of Adhesive Joints Stressed in Shear by Tension Loading

  • ASTM D2990 Tensile, Compressive, and Flexural Creep and Creep-Rupture of Plastics

  • ASTM D3121 Tack of Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives by Rolling Ball

  • ASTM D3163 Strength of Adhesively Bonded Rigid Plastic Lap-Shear Joins in Shear by Tension Loading

  • ASTM D3164 Strength Properties of Adhesively Bonded Plastic Lap-Shear Sandwich Joints in Shear by Tension Loading

  • ASTM D3165 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading of Single-Lap-Joint Laminated Assemblies

  • ASTM D3166 Fatigue Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading (Metal/Metal) (see ASTM D1002)

  • ASTM D3167 Floating Roller Peel Resistance of Adhesives

  • ASTM D3241 Thermal Oxidation Stability of Aviation Turbine Fuels

  • ASTM D3330 Peel Adhesion of Pressure-Sensitive Tape

  • ASTM D3433 Fracture Strength in Cleavage of Adhesives in Bonded Metal Joints

  • ASTM D3528 Strength Properties of Double Lap Shear Adhesive Joints by Tension Loading

  • ASTM D3603 Rust-Preventing Characteristics of Steam Turbine Oil in the Presence of Water (Horizontal Disk Method)

  • ASTM D3658 Torque Strength of Ultraviolet (UV) Light-Cured Glass/Metal Adhesive Joints

  • ASTM D3762 Adhesive-Bonded Surface Durability of Aluminum - Wedge Test

  • ASTM D3807 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Cleavage Peel by Tension Loading - Engineering Plastics to Engineering Plastic

  • ASTM D3846 In-Plane Shear Strength of Reinforced Plastics

  • ASTM D3983 Measuring Strength and Shear Modulus of Nonrigid Adhesives by the Thick-Adherend Tensile-Lap Specimen

  • ASTM D4048 Copper Corrosion from Lubricating Grease

  • ASTM D4060 Abrasion Resistance of Organic Coatings by the Taber Abraser

  • ASTM D4310 Sludging and Corrosion Tendencies of Inhibited Mineral Oils

  • ASTM D4340 Corrosion of Cast Aluminum Alloys in Engine Coolants Under Heat-Rejecting Conditions

  • ASTM D4501 Shear Strength of Adhesive Bonds Between Rigid Substrates by the Block-Shear Method

  • ASTM D4562 Shear Strength of Adhesives Using Pin-and-Collar Specimen

  • ASTM D4627 Iron Chip Corrosion for Water-Miscible Metalworking Fluids

  • ASTM D4636 Corrosiveness and Oxidation (C&O) Stability of Hydraulic Oils, Aircraft Turbine Engine Lubricants, and Other Highly Refined Oils

  • ASTM D4871 Standard Guide for Universal Oxidation/Thermal Stability Test Apparatus

  • ASTM D5041 Fracture Strength in Cleavage of Adhesives in Bonded Joints

  • ASTM D5534 Vapor-Phase Rust-Preventing Characteristics of Hydraulic Fluids

  • ASTM D5656 Thick-Adherend Metal Lap-Shear Joints for Determination of the Stress-Strain Behavior of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading

  • ASTM D5704 Thermal and Oxidative Stability of Lubricating Oils Used for Manual Transmissions and Final Drive Axles

  • ASTM D5846 Universal Oxidation Test for Hydraulic and Turbine Oils Using the Universal Oxidation Test Apparatus

  • ASTM D5868 Lap Shear Adhesion for Fiber Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Bonding

  • ASTM D5968 Corrosiveness of Diesel Engine Oil at 121°C

  • ASTM D6203 Thermal Stability of Way Lubricants

  • ASTM D6208 Repassivation Potential of Aluminum and its Alloys by Galvanostatic Measurement

  • ASTM D6514 High Temperature Universal Oxidation Test for Turbine Oils

  • ASTM D6547 Corrosiveness of Lubricating Fluid to Bimetallic Couple

  • ASTM D6594 Corrosiveness of Diesel Engine Oil at 135°C

  • ASTM D7095 Corrosiveness to Copper from Petroleum Products Using a Disposable Copper Foil Strip

  • ASTM D7548 Accelerated Iron Corrosion in Petroleum Products (see ASTM D665)

  • ASTM D7577 Accelerated Iron Corrosion Rating of Denatured Fuel Ethanol & Ethanol Fuel Blends (see ASTM D665)

  • ASTM D7667 Corrosiveness to Silver by Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel
    (Thin Silver Strip Method)

  • ASTM D7671 Corrosiveness to Silver by Automotive Spark-Ignition Engine Fuel
    (Silver Strip Method)

  • ASTM D7820 Engine Coolant Corrosion Protection Under Accelerated Thermal and Oxidizing Conditions Using a Rotating Pressure Vessel

  • ASTM E8 Tension Testing of Metallic Materials

  • ASTM F482 Corrosion of Aircraft Metals by Total Immersion in Maintenance Chemicals

  • ASTM F483 Total Immersion Corrosion Test for Aircraft Maintenance Chemicals

  • ASTM F485 Effects of Cleaners on Unpainted Aircraft Surfaces

  • ASTM F502 Effects of Cleaning & Chemical Maintenance Materials on Painted Aircraft Surfaces

  • ASTM F519 Mechanical Hydrogen Embrittlement Evaluation of Plating/Coating Processes and Service Environments

  • ASTM F945 Stress-Corrosion of Titanium Alloys by Aircraft Engine Cleaning Materials

  • ASTM F1110 Sandwich Corrosion Test

  • ASTM F1111 Corrosion of Low-Embrittling Cadmium Plate by Aircraft Maintenance Chemicals

  • ASTM F1459 Susceptibility of Metallic Materials to Hydrogen Gas Embrittlement (HGE)

  • ASTM F3440 Corrosion of Low-Embrittling Zinc-Nickel Plate by Aircraft Maintenance Chemicals

  • ASTM G4 Conduction Corrosion Coupon Tests in Field Applications

  • ASTM G21 Resistance of Synthetic Polymeric Materials to Fungi

  • ASTM G28 Detecting Susceptibility to Intergranular Corrosion in Wrought, Nickel-Rich, Chromium-Bearing Alloys

  • ASTM G30 Standard Practice for Making and Using U-Bend Stress-Corrosion Test Specimens

  • ASTM G31 Standard Guide for Laboratory Immersion Corrosion Testing of Metals

  • ASTM G34 Exfoliation Corrosion Susceptibility in 2XXX & 7XXX Series Aluminum Alloys (EXCO Test)

  • ASTM G39 Preparation & Use of Bent-Beam Stress-Corrosion Test Specimens

  • ASTM G38 Standard Practice for Making and Using C-Ring Stress-Corrosion Test Specimens

  • ASTM G41 Cracking Susceptibility of Metals Exposed Under Stress to a Hot Salt Environment (see ASTM G30, G38, G39, and G49)

  • ASTM G48 Pitting & Crevice Corrosion Resistance of Stainless Steels & Related Alloys by Use of Ferric Chloride Solution

  • ASTM G49 Preparation & Use of Direct Tension Stress-Corrosion Test Specimens (see ASTM E8)

  • ASTM G50 Standard Practice for Conducting Atmospheric Corrosion Tests on Metals

  • ASTM G52 Standard Practice for Exposing & Evaluating Metals & Alloys in Surface Seawater

  • ASTM G56 Abrasiveness of Ink-Impregnated Fabric Printer Ribbons and Other Web Materials

  • ASTM G60 Standard Practice for Conducting Cyclic Humidity Exposures

  • ASTM G61 Cyclic Potentiodynamic Polarization Measurements for Localized Corrosion Susceptibility of Iron-, Nickel-, or Cobalt-Based Alloys

  • ASTM G65 Measuring Abrasion Using the Dry Sand/Rubber Wheel Apparatus

  • ASTM G66 Visual Assessment of Exfoliation Corrosion Susceptibility of 5XXX Series Aluminum Alloys - ASSET Test

  • ASTM G67 Susceptibility to Intergranular Corrosion of 5XXX Series Aluminum Alloys by Mass Loss After Exposure to Nitric Acid - NAMLT Test

  • ASTM G69 Corrosion Potentials of Aluminum Alloys

  • ASTM G76 Conducting Erosion Tests by Solid Particle Impingement Using Gas Jets

  • ASTM G78 Crevice Corrosion Testing of Iron-Base and Nickel-Base Stainless Alloys in Seawater and Other Chloride-Containing Aqueous Environments

  • ASTM G97 Laboratory Evaluation of Magnesium Sacrificial Anode Test Specimens for Underground Applications

  • ASTM G105 Conducting Wet Sand/Rubber Wheel Abrasion Tests

  • ASTM G121 Standard Practice for Preparation of Contaminated Test Coupons for the Evaluation of Cleaning Agents

  • ASTM G123 Stress-Corrosion Cracking of Stainless Alloys with Different Nickel Content in Boiling Acidified Sodium Chloride Solution

  • ASTM G129 Slow Strain Rate Testing to Evaluate the Susceptibility of Metallic Materials to Environmentally Assisted Cracking (see ASTM E8)

  • ASTM G134 Erosion of Solid Materials by Cavitating Liquid Jet

  • ASTM G174 Measuring Abrasion Resistance of Materials by Abrasive Loop Contact

  • ASTM G202 Using Atmospheric Pressure Rotating Cage

DIN Method
Test Specimens

  • DIN 51353 Detection of Corrosive Sulfur - Silver Strip Test

  • DIN 51373 Resistance to Oxidation of Fire-resistant Heat Transfer Fluids
    (equivalent to ASTM D2440)

  • DIN 51585 Corrosion-protection Properties of Steam-turbine Oils & Hydraulic Oils Containing Additives (equivalent to ASTM D665)

  • DIN 51586 Ageing Properties of Lubricating Oils for High Pressure Load
    (equivalent to ASTM D4310)

  • DIN 51587 Ageing Behavior of Steam Turbine Oils & Hydraulic Oils Containing Additives (equivalent to ASTM D943)

  • DIN 51811 Corrosiveness to Copper of Greases - Copper Strip Tarnish Test
    (equivalent to ASTM D130)

Ford Method
Test Specimens

FTM Method
Test Specimens

  • FTM 1110 Quenching Speed

  • FTM 3007 Water Displacement and Water Stability

  • FTM 3411 Thermal Stability and Corrosivity of Aircraft Turbine Engine Lubricants

  • FTM 3450 Bearing Deposition of Aviation Turbine Engine Lubricants

  • FTM 3457 Hydrolytic Stability

  • FTM 3462 Coking Tendency of Oil

  • FTM 4001 Corrosion Protection Coating: Salt-Spray (FOG) Test

  • FTM 5304 Corrosiveness of Greases or Semi-Solid Products at 25°C

  • FTM 5305 Corrosiveness of Lubricants at 232°C (450°F)

  • FTM 5306 Corrosiveness of Emulsifiable Cutting Fluids

  • FTM 5308 Corrosiveness and Oxidation Stability of Light Oils (Metal Squares)

  • FTM 5309 Corrosiveness of Greases (Copper Strip, 100°C)

  • FTM 5321 Corrosion of Lead by Lubricating Oils

  • FTM 5322 Corrosiveness of Oil on a Bimetallic Couple

  • FTM 5325 Copper Corrosion by Petroleum Products (Copper Strip Test)

  • FTM 5329 Corrosion-Protection (Humidity Cabinet)

  • FTM 5331 Corrosion Protection of Steel Against Sulfurous Acid-Salt Spray by Solid Film Lubricants

  • FTM 5414 Resistance of Grease to Fuel

  • FTM 6023 Plastic Accelerated Weathering Test: Soaking, freezing, Drying, Ultraviolet Cycle

  • FTM 6041 Plastic Delamination

  • FTM 6053 Acrylic Crazing Resistance Under Stress

  • FTM 7502 Solvent Cleaning Power by a Soil Test Method

GM Method
Test Specimens

IEC Method
Test Specimens

  • IEC 61125 Oxidation Stability of Insulating Liquids

IP Method
Test Specimens

  • IP 135 Rust Preventing Characteristics of Steam Turbine Oil
    (equivalent to ASTM D665)

  • IP 154 Corrosiveness to Copper - Copper Strip Test (Petroleum Products)
    (equivalent to ASTM D130)

  • IP 315 Copper Corrosion Electrical Insulating Oils
    (equivalent to ASTM D1275)

  • IP 323 Thermal Oxidation Stability of Gas Turbine Fuels (JFTOT)
    (equivalent to ASTM D3241)

  • IP 411 Corrosiveness to Copper - Copper Strip Test (Liquefied Petroleum Gases)
    (equivalent to ASTM D1838)

ISO Method
Test Specimens

  • ISO 2160 Copper Strip Test
    (equivalent to ASTM D130)

  • ISO 4263 Aging Behavior of Inhibited Oils - TOST Test
    (equivalent to ASTM D943)

  • ISO 4404 Corrosion Resistance of Fire-Resistant Hydraulic Fluids

  • ISO 4587 Adhesives - Tensile Lap-Shear Strength of Rigid-to-Rigid Bonded Assemblies

  • ISO 5662 Copper Corrosion Electrical Insulating Oils
    (equivalent to ASTM D1275)

  • ISO 6249 Thermal Oxidation Stability of Gas Turbine Fuels (JFTOT)
    (equivalent to ASTM D3241)

  • ISO 7120 Rust-preventing Characteristics in the Presence of Water
    (equivalent to ASTM D665)

  • ISO 11339 Adhesives - T-peel Test for Flexible-to-Flexible Bonded Assemblies

NACE Method
Test Specimens

  • NACE 08629 RCE (Rotating Cylinder Electrode) Cylinder Inserts

  • NACE TM0169/G31 Laboratory Immersion Corrosion Testing of Metals

  • NACE TM0172 Determining Corrosive Properties of Cargoes in Petroleum Product Pipelines

  • NACE TM0208 Vapor-Inhibiting Ability of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitor (VCI) Materials for Temporary Protection of Ferrous Metal Surfaces - VIA-Ferrous Test

NFPA Method
Test Specimens

  • NFPA 298 Corrosion and Materials Compatibility Tests

UN Method
Test Specimens

  • UN 37.4 Corrosion Test (Classification Procedures, Test Methods and Criteria Relating to Substances of Class 8)

USDA Method
Test Specimens

SAE Method
Test Specimens

  • SAE ARP5921 Coking Propensity of Aviation Lubricants in an Air-Oil Mist Environment using the Vapor Phase Coker

  • SAE J1703 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid Corrosion Test