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Where are errors most likely to occur when measuring dry film thickness on steel, and how can they be avoided?



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From parvez shaikh of SANDVIK ASIA PVT. LTD. on August 2, 2013:
When calculating the DFT of a primer over a blasted surface, one has to ensure that the DFT meter is calibrated on the blasted surface itself to compensate for the BMR over the blasted surface. Also, the thickness measurement of coatings containing  micaceous iron oxide are sometimes not accurate.

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