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Monday, January 20, 2014

True or false: The threat of mudcracking in thick, heavily pigmented coatings is more likely with spherical than with platey pigments.


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Thursday, January 16, 2014
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Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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Monday, January 13, 2014
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