Standards Compliance

STANDARDS GOVERNING USE OF REPLICA TAPE TO MEASURE PROFILE

ASTM - (American Society for Testing and Materials) D 4417:

Standard Test Methods for Field Measurement of Surface Profile of Blast Cleaned Steel

NACE - International (National Association of Corrosion Engineers) RP0287:

Standard Recommended Practice: Field Measurement of Surface Profile of Abrasive Blast Cleaned Steel Surfaces Using a Replica Tape

SSPC - the Society for Protective Coatings

ISO - International Organization for Standardization: Standard ISO8503-5 Preparation of steel substrates before application of paints and related products - Surface roughness characteristics of blast-cleaned steel substrates - Part 5: Replica tape method for the determination of the profile

In cases where standards compliance is required, the full original current standard should be consulted.