| Connect Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook
About | Subscribe | Advertise


Download our free Marine Industry Coating Systems eResource Book

Your Daily Quiz

| More

Quiz Leaderboard: 10/29 - 11/28/2015    Sign in to track your quiz score! | Full Leaderboard

  • 1. Juan I. Ordinas (20/20 answered correctly)

  • 2. Farooq M (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 3. Mark Allen (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 4. Mark Gierke (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 5. Dave Heyne (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 6. Roland Peemans (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 7. Stephen Lipsham (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 8. Gustavo Vidal (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 9. Robert Cloutier (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 10. Matt Burst (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 11. William Turcotte (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 12. Shabbir Hussain Shah (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 13. Brian McEwen (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 14. Doug Driscoll, Sr. (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 15. David Zuskin (19/20 answered correctly)

  • 16. Gunnar Ackx (18/20 answered correctly)

  • 17. Douglas Steitz (18/20 answered correctly)

  • 18. Robin Hasak (18/20 answered correctly)

  • 19. Michael Beitzel (18/20 answered correctly)

  • 20. Bryon Beck (18/20 answered correctly)

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

What is mica?

A non-leafing aluminum pigment
A glass flake reinforcement for coatings
A platey extender pigment used in barrier coatings
An organic inhibitive pigment

Log in or register to PaintSquare save your results and track your cumulative quiz score!


Previous Quizzes from the Past Week

Monday, April 11, 2011
True or false: To be effective, a seal coat over a thermal-sprayed zinc coating must be applied after a significant amount of natural oxidation has occurred.

Friday, April 8, 2011
Cuprous oxide is sometimes used in what types of coatings?

Thursday, April 7, 2011
When assessing the moisture content of wood with a suitable moisture meter, what level of moisture is generally considered the upper limit for successful painting?

Wednesday, April 6, 2011
True or false: Coatings with a high degree of internal stress should be used for overcoating an existing coating to extend its lifetime.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011
What does the coating failure term "crazing" mean?

More previous quizzes

International Paint/AkzoNobel
Interplan Mobile

Effective maintenance planning and corrosion control all starts with an effective asset survey.

Polyval Coatings
Polyflex® Polyurea Linings

Polyflex™ new Polyurea Geotextile Membrane System has been specifically engineered to protect the environment in containment applications.

Carboline Company
Fireproofing Solutions

Pyroclad® X1 Thermo-Lag® Pyrocrete® – protecting against hydrocarbon and jet fires, explosions, and cryogenic spills.

Jessup Manufacturing Company
More Traction for Extreme Marine Conditions

Jessup Safety Track® 3800 Military Grade peel-and-stick non-skid tapes and treads provide extra slip resistance for decks. MIL-PRF-24467C Type XI, Black & Gray.

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America
Performance Amine 1,3-BAC

A highly reactive cycloaliphatic diamine offering superior performance. Reasonable cost and curing efficacy makes it suitable for all types of epoxy resin applications.

Wasser High-Tech Coatings Inc.
Wasser Coatings Protect

Wasser Coatings offer a complete range of Moisture Cure Urethane (NEPCOAT approved) systems in addition to Polyurea membranes and linings(NSF).

Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings

With 4,000 distribution points and 3,700+ years of experience, Sherwin-Williams delivers the products, support and expertise you need, right where you need it.

New resins from BASF will have metals loving water:

Excellent corrosion resistance, low VOC, high gloss, thin films

The one way to control
a tank: DRYCO

Temporary climate control equipment. Dehumidifiers,
Heaters, A/C, Power, More…
Call: 866-379-2600

Novetas Solutions
Number 1 Crushed Glass Abrasive in America!

6 NEW plants coast to coast! Safe for environment, 100% recycled glass. White Metal Finish! No unsafe toxins like Beryllium & Arsenic!
Call 866-775-6226

Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker

EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us

© Copyright 2000-2015, Technology Publishing / PaintSquare, All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail