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MIL-C-13924 vs AMS 2485
What is difference between these specs?Daryl Basham
metal fabricator - Elk Grove Village, Illinois
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MIL-DTL-13924 [link is to free spec at Defense Logistics Agency / dla.mil]
Don't know firsthand, but believe AMS2485 [affil. link to spec at Techstreet] is more specific regarding QC sampling and inspection.
- Goleta, California
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February 4, 2009
MIL-C-13924 (now MIL-DTL-13924D) specifies a chromic acid sealer after processing (Class 1, 2, and 4).
AMS2485J does not include the chromic acid treatment.
- Stockton, California