SAE AMS2480, revision D
Phosphate Treatment, Paint Base
Month of publication: 1991-10-01
Date reaffirmed: August 2011
Developed by committee: Ams B Finishes Processes And Fluids Committee
Other revisions of this standard: rev. C, rev. E, rev. F, rev. G, rev. H
Annotation and contents
Source of this annotation and contents: SAE.
This specification covers the requirements for producing a zinc phosphate coating on ferrous alloys and the properties of the coating.
This process has been used typically to produce a coating that will ensure satisfactory paint adherence, but usage is not limited to such applications.