ASTM E1351 STANDARD PRACTICE FOR PRODUCTION AND EVALUATION OF FIELD METALLOGRAPHIC REPLICAS
Revision Edition 01 Chg: W/ REAP Date: 00/00/06 ASTM E1351
This ASTM E1351 practice covers recognized methods for the preparation and evaluation of cellulose acetate or plastic film replicas which have been obtained from metallographically prepared surfaces. It is designed for the evaluation of replicas to ensure that all significant features of a metallographically prepared surface have been duplicated and preserved on the replica with sufficient detail to permit both LM and SEM examination with optimum resolution and sensitivity.
This ASTM E1351 practice may be used as a controlling document in commercial situations.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. Inch-pound units given in parentheses are for information only.
This ASTM E1351 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 ASTM E1351 standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use