If you order or are involved with product testing or specifying, this presentation by Element Materials Technology Senior Metallurgical Engineer & Engineering Manager Dr. John Tartaglia, this presentation will answer many standards questions, including:
- What's the difference between various types of ASTM standards, e.g., test methods, specifications, practices, terminology, and guides?
- How often are ASTM and SAE test methods and other standards revised?
- What are some guidelines for citing open specifications and test methods in industrial part prints and contractual documents?
- What are some key similarities and difference between between the standards published by various organizations, e.g., SAE, ASTM, AMS, JIS, DIN, EN, ISO, etc.?