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What is the main reason that alkyds generally are not specified for concrete surfaces?

They are not weatherable enough.
They react with the alkalinity of concrete and degrade by saponification.
They do not provide sufficient gloss and color.
They are too soft.

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Thursday, September 23, 2010
True or false: Coating materials used to overcoat existing coatings should have a high degree of internal stress.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Which of the following parameters affects the depth of the surface profile when steel is cleaned by abrasive blasting?

Tuesday, September 21, 2010
True or false: Thermoplastic powders can be applied by thermal spray.

Monday, September 20, 2010
Rust Grades A through D are depicted visually in what document?

Thursday, September 16, 2010
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