Product Description

Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards

The Elcometer’s range of surface standards covers most of those required for surface cleanliness.

The Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards include:

  • BS EN ISO 8501-1:2007/SIS 055900
  • BS EN ISO 8501-4:2006
  • The SSPC Standard – VIS 1
  • The SSPC Standard – VIS 2
  • The SSPC Standard – VIS 3
  • The SSPC Standard – VIS 4
  • The SSPC Standard – VIS 5

The Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards can be used in accordance with:

  • ASTM D 2200
  • IMO MSC.215(82)
  • IMO MSC.244(83)
  • ISO 8501-1
  • SS 55900
  • SSPC VIS 1
  • SSPC VIS 2
  • SSPC VIS 3
  • SSPC VIS 4
  • SSPC VIS 5
  • US Navy NSI 009-32
  • US Navy PPI 63101-000

Standards not in bold have been superseded but are still recognised in some industries.

 

Specifications

Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards – Specifications

Part Number
Description
E128—-1 BS EN ISO 8501-1:2007/SIS 055900 – the original visual standard.  It shows the degree of cleanliness of different levels of rusted steel cleaned by blasting, hand and power tools and flame, specified by ASTM D2200 Method A
E128—-3 SSPC (Steel Structures Painting Council) VIS 1-01 – similar to the Swedish and British standards, but the pictures of the required final appearances match the written descriptions in the USA standards.  VISI 1-89 includes photographs of surfaces cleaned using metallic and non-metallic abrasives.  Specified by  ASTM D2200 Method B
E128—-5 SSPC-VIS 3 – contains 44 photographs to supplement the written SSPC specifications for hand and power tool cleaning
E128—-6 SSPC-VIS 2 Standard method of evaluating the degree of rusting on painted steel surfaces
E128—-7 SSPC-VIS 4 Guide and reference photographs for steel surfaces prepared by waterjetting
E128—-8 SSPC-VIS 5 Guide and reference photographs for steel surfaces prepared by wet abrasive
E128—-9 BS EN ISO 8501-4:2006 – preparation of steel substrates before application of paints and related products.  Visual assessment of surface cleanliness.  Initial surface conditions, preparation grades and flash rust grades in connection with high-pressure water jetting

 

Data Sheet

Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards – Data Sheet

Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards Data Sheet

Standards

Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards – Standards

The Elcometer 128 Pictorial Surface Standards can be used in accordance with:

  • ASTM D 2200
  • IMO MSC.215(82)
  • IMO MSC.244(83)
  • ISO 8501-1
  • SS 55900
  • SSPC VIS 1
  • SSPC VIS 2
  • SSPC VIS 3
  • SSPC VIS 4
  • SSPC VIS 5
  • US Navy NSI 009-32
  • US Navy PPI 63101-000

Standards not in bold have been superseded but are still recognised in some industries.