ISO 4498:2005

Sintered metal materials, excluding hardmetals -- Determination of apparent hardness and microhardness

ISO 4498:2005 specifies methods of hardness testing of sintered metal materials, excluding hardmetals.

Procedure 1 determines the apparent hardness of the whole material.

Procedure 2 determines the microhardness of the metal phase.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2005-06
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 119/SC 3
    Sampling and testing methods for sintered metal materials (excluding hardmetals)
  • 77.160
    Powder metallurgy
    77.040.10
    Mechanical testing of metals

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