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Testing must include structure-to-soil potential readings and readings shall be conducted a minimum of three (3) readings per tank along the center line of the tank at each end and at the center of the tank, plus an additional reading remote from the tank.  

 

Structure-to-soil potential readings for piping shall be taken above the piping at the ends and in the middle.  

 

Any piping runs that are more than 30-feet long additional readings shall be taken every ten (10) feet.  

 

Additional information about corrosion, corrosion protection, and corrosion testing can be obtained at www.nace.org.