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How to verify passivation treatment of Ti alloy?




March 31, 2010

How to check passivation treatment of the Ti alloy?

Mufit Yalcin
test engineer - Warner Robins, Georgia


April 4, 2010

What were you intending to do with passivation? If it's simply to remove embedded iron one could do a copper sulfate verification (reddish metallic copper immersion forms on iron) or salt spray test - would only need a couple of hours to verify. Titanium is a pretty passive metal as is without passivation! You might want to review a white paper on this site entitled "Why Coat Titanium?" which tells a little more about "coating" titanium.

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