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Standards/Approvals

A2LA/ISO 17025

 
AWS D17.1/D17.1M Bend Testing
ASTM E18 Rockwell Hardness (A, B, C, N, T, Y Scales)
ASTM E384, B578

Knoop (10, 25, 50, 100, 200, 300, 500, 1000 gm

Vickers (10, 25, 50, 100, 200, 300, 500, 1000 gm

ASTM B117 Salt Fog
ASTM E8/E8M, C633 Tensile (20 – 60,000) lbf
ASTM D4060; MIL-STD-8625 Taber Abrasion

MIL-A-8625, MIL-DTL-5541;
FED-STD-141

Wet Tape Adhesion
MIL-A-8625, MIL-DTL-5541 Coating Weight
ASM Handbook Volume 9 Metallography1 (Using Optical and Keyence Digital Microscopy)
ASTM E3, E1920 Sample Preparation

ASTM E112 (Comparison and
Intercept Methods), E930, E1181,
E1382; GE E50TF133

Grain Size
ASTM E45 (Methods A and D) Inclusion Content
ASTM E562 Systematic Point Count
ASTM B487 Coating Thickness by Microscopical Examination
ASTM E407 Microetching
ASTM E340 Macroetching
SOP 1017 Alloy Depletion
SOP 1024 Alpha Case
ASTM E1077 Decarburization
ASTM E1077; SAE J423 Carburization
ASTM F2111 Intergranular Attack
ASTM E2109, E562 Thermal Spray Coatings

SOP 1200 – 1205; ASTM E1508;
ASM Handbook Volume 12
(Scanning Electron Microscope
Section)

SEM / EDS

Using the methods listed above in accordance with AWS 17.1/D17.1M

Weld Procedure/Welder Qualification

Using the methods listed aboved in
accordance with ASM Handbook
Volume 11

Failure Analysis

ASTM E1476, E572, E1085, E539,
E2465, SOP 1022

X-ray Fluorescence (XRF)

ASTM E1019 Determination of Carbon and Sulfur
ASTM E1019, E1409, E1447 Determination of Oxygen, Nitrogen, and Hydrogen
ASTM E1351 Field Metallography Replicas 1
 ASTM E1086, E415, E2994 Optical Emission Spectroscopy (OES) (Al, As, C, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Mn, Mo, N, Nb, Ni, P, S, Sb, Si, Sn, Ti, V, Zr)

 

Nadcap

 

AC7101/2 Rev D - Nadcap Audit Criteria for Materials Test Laboratories – Chemical Analysis (to be used on audits on/after 22 March 2015)
AC7101/2 Rev D - Nadcap Audit Criteria for Materials Test Laboratories – Chemical Analysis (to be used on audits on/after 22 March 2015)
(F) Atomic or Optical Emission Spectroscopy (AES or OES)
(F3) Atomic Emission Spectroscopy – Spark/Arc (S/A–OES)
(G) Elemental Analysis (Combustion or Fusion)
(G1) – Carbon
(G3) – Nitrogen
(G4) – Oxygen
(G5) – Sulfur
Fe Base for Accreditation
AC7101/3 Rev D - Nadcap Audit Criteria for Materials Test Laboratories – Mechanical Testing (to be used on audits on/after 4 December 2016)
(A) Room Temperature Tensile
(XN) Bend Testing
AC7101/4 Rev F - Nadcap Audit Criteria for Materials Test Laboratories – Metallography and Microindentation Hardness (to be used on/after 14 August, 2016)
(L1) Microindentation (Interior)
(L10) Near Surface Examinations – Carburization / Decarburization
(L11) Grain Size
(L2) Near Surface Examinations – Alloy Depletion
(L5) Near Surface Examinations – Microindentation (Surface–Case Depth)
(L5X) Near Surface Examinations – Microindentation (Surface) (Chord Method ARP1820)
(L7) Near Surface Examinations – IGA, IGO
(L8) Near Surface Examinations – Alpha Case: Wrought Titanium
AC7101/6 Rev C - Nadcap Audit Criteria for Materials Test Laboratories – Corrosion (to be used on/after 28 August, 2011)
(Q) Corrosion (General)
AC7109/5 Rev F - Nadcap Audit Criteria for Coating Evaluations (Laboratory) (Req'd for all Coatings audits - except suppliers using Nadcap approved AC7109/5 labs) (to be used on audits on/after 15 April, 2015 and before 3 December 2017)
Bond Strength – Tensile
Hardness – Scratch
Metallography/Microstructure
Microindentation Hardness – Vickers
Thickness – Metallographic
ISO/IEC - Currently accredited by an ILAC approved source

 

GE S-400

AIXZ, AI0A, AI0F, AI0L, AI0M, AI0Q, AI0R, Taber Abraison test D4060, Participation in the
GE LCP annually.No limitations on evaluations to AIXZ per E50TF133.

E50TF133-S10 - Grain Size Evaluations of White Spots

 

Common Industry Standards &
MIL Specs

AMS 2471 Salt Fog
AMS 2473 Salt Fog
AMS 2474 Salt Fog
AMS 2482 Salt Fog
ASTM D2240 Durometer Hardness
ASTM E140 Standard Hardness Conversion
ASTM E290 Bend Testing
ASTM D3363 Hardness - Scratch Pencil
ASTM Vol. 9 Optical - Keyence Digital
ASM Vol. 12 SEM/EDS Analysis
ASM Vol. 11 Failure Analysis
A2LA R104 Field Testing
MIL-W-6858D Welding, Resistance: Spot & Seam
MIL-5541 Chemical Conversion Coatings on Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys

 

Pratt Whitney Canada

CPW 387 Powder, plasma spray, nickel alloy
CPW 388 Powder, pre-alloyed, plasma spray. Zirconium oxide – Yttrium Oxide
CPW 442 Microstructure Standard for thermal barrier plasma spray coatings
CPW 672 Coating, plasma spray, oxidation protection and thermal barrier

 

Rolls Royce

CME5033/5/E1 Surface standards for laser machining
RRP 55000 Non-conventional Machining