Accession Number:

AD0748753

Title:

Role of Iron in the Inhibition of Corrosion of Marine Heat Exchangers - A Review

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The review traces the history of the role of iron corrosion products as a corrosion inhibitor with particular reference to a the presence of iron corrosion products in the cooling water derived from either sacrificial galvanic iron protector blocks or by injection of ferrous sulphate into the system b iron corrosion products provided from iron incorporated as an alloying element in the tube or tube plate material, considering in particular copper-zinc, copper-nickel and aluminium-bronze alloys.

Subject Categories:

  • Fabrication Metallurgy
  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE