ISO 4499-3:2016 gives guidelines for the measurement of microstructural features in Ti(C,N) based hardmetals and WC/Co hardmetals that contain additional cubic carbides by metallographic techniques only using optical or electron microscopy. It is intended for sintered hardmetals (also called cemented carbides or cermets) containing primarily inorganic carbides and nitrides as the hard phase. It is also intended for measuring the phase size and distribution by the linear intercept technique.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2016-02
Edition: 1Number of pages: 25
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 119/SC 4 Sampling and testing methods for hardmetals
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