ISO 17638:2003

Non-destructive testing of welds -- Magnetic particle testing

ISO 17638:2003 specifies techniques for detection of surface imperfections in welds in ferromagnetic materials, including the heat affected zones, by means of magnetic particle testing. The techniques are suitable for most welding processes and joint configurations.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2003-08
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 44/SC 5
    Testing and inspection of welds
  • 25.160.40
    Welded joints and welds

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