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Friday, February 15, 2013

Which of the following statements about SSPC-SP 11, Power Tool Cleaning to Bare Metal, is correct?

It has no surface profile requirement.
It requires the removal of only loosely adhering mill scale, rust, and paint.
It requires a minimum 1-mil surface profile.
None of these statements is correct.

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Thursday, February 14, 2013
True or false: The number of surface profile peaks in abrasive-blast-cleaned steel has no effect on coating performance.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Rooted in the dawn of the Automobile Age, DuPont Performance Coatings has a new name. What is it?

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
What association in the U.S. now deals with the science and technology of formulating and making paint?

Monday, February 11, 2013
True or false: One main reason for OSHA’s 2012 revision to the Hazard Communication Standard was to harmonize it with global hazard communication standards.

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What is the main feature of zinc that allows it to provide cathodic protection to steel?

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