ASTM B380 97th Edition, 2002
Standard Test Method for Corrosion Testing of Decorative Electrodeposited Coatings by the Corrodkote Procedure
Includes all amendments and changes through Reapproval Notice , 2013
Published By:ASTM International (ASTM)
This test method covers the Corrodkote2 method of evaluating the corrosion performance of copper/nickel/ chromium and nickel/chromium coatings electrodeposited on steel, zinc alloys, aluminum alloys, plastics and other substrates.
NOTE 1—The following ASTM standards are not requirements. They are reference for information only: Practice B537, Specification B456, Test Method B602, and Specification B604.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
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.
2 Bigge, D. M., "Experience with the Use of the Corrodkote Test," Proceedings, Am. Electroplaters' Soc., Vol. 46, 1959, p. 149.