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Thursday, May 9, 2013

What is the first step in measuring dry film thickness?

Base Metal Reading Acquisition or Gage Adjustment
Verification of Gage Accuracy on Certified Coated Standards or Certified Shims
Measurement of Coating Thickness
Instrument Calibration
Correction for Base Metal Reading

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