Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rust Grade Scale

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10226

n In evaluating the resistance to rusting, the linear, numerical rust grade scale is an exponential function of the area of rust so that slight amounts of first rusting have the greatest effect on lowering the rust grade. There is also a European rust scale and an ISO rust scale (ISO 4624).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA