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Review of test methods used to determine the corrosion rate of metals in contact with treated woodAuthor(s): Samuel L. Zelinka; Douglas R. Rammer
Source: Frame building news. (Aug. 2005): pages 38-46.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionThe purpose of this literature review is to give an overview of test methods previously used to evaluate the corrosion of metals in contact with wood. This article reviews the test methods used to evaluate the corrosion of metals in contact with wood by breaking the experiments into three groups: exposure tests, accelerated exposure tests, and electrochemical tests.
CitationZelinka, Samuel L.; Rammer, Douglas R. 2005. Review of test methods used to determine the corrosion rate of metals in contact with treated wood. Frame building news. (Aug. 2005): pages 38-46.
KeywordsFasteners, testing, preserved wood, corrosion, accelerated life testing, test methods
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