This standard describes general and detailed methods of sampling and testing for surface passivity of corrosion-resistant steel parts. These tests may also be useful to determine if there is a need for passivation.
RATIONALE AMS-STD-753B stabilizes this document because it contains mature technology that is not expected to change and thus no further revisions are anticipated. STABILIZED NOTICE AMS-STD-753B has been declared "STABILIZED" by AMS Committee F. This document was stabilized because this document contains mature technology that is not expected to change and thus no further revisions are anticipated. Previously this document was non-current. This document has never been technically updated. Users of this document should refer to the cognizant engineering organization for disposition of any issues with reports/certifications to this specification; including exceptions listed on the certification. NOTE: In many cases, the purchaser may represent a sub tier supplier and not the cognizant engineering organization.