Flade potential

Flade potential

[′flād pə′ten·chəl]
(metallurgy)
The potential of a passive metal immediately preceding a final steep fall from the passive to the active region.
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The potential that changes abruptly from passive state to corrosion state is called Flade potential ([E.sub.F]), which is the lowest potential of film formation and has a good linear relationship with pH values as reported by other literatures [29, 30].