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How is film build normally achieved during the thermal spraying of metallic coatings?

By reducing gun travel speed
By applying a second layer of coating with passes parallel to those of the first
By applying a second layer of coating with passes at right angles to the first
By dwelling at length on each spot of the substrate during spraying

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Previous Quizzes from the Past Week

Friday, June 7, 2013
True or false? The shells from sunflower seeds are recycled as agricultural blast abrasives.

Thursday, June 6, 2013
True or false? For a supplied-air respirator, OSHA requires Grade D air with an oxygen content of 15 percent to 19.5 percent.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
True or false? According to a study by German researchers, specifying a particular edge geometry is the most significant factor in controlling corrosion of steel edges in sea-water environments.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
True or false? A recent JPCL article explains that waterborne zinc-rich epoxy primers must be three-component materials.

Monday, June 3, 2013
If a university dormitory were being painted and an SSPC-certified contractor was required, what QP standard would be invoked?

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Fischer Technology Inc.
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CHLOR*RID International Inc.
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Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America
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A highly reactive cycloaliphatic diamine offering superior performance. Reasonable cost and curing efficacy makes it suitable for all types of epoxy resin applications.

Blastox/The TDJ Group, Inc.
Blastox® - One Step Lead Abatement
Sandblast additive delivered to jobsite pre-blended to eliminate hazardous abrasive wastes. Why mix, meter or apply at the job-site? Blast with ease and
Let your painters paint!

Graco Inc.
Graco EcoQuip 2: Experience the Difference
While others claim their equipment is the same, none of them compare to Graco’s EcoQuip 2™ Vapor Abrasive® blasting line. Visit to learn more.


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