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Thursday, February 6, 2014

True or false: Though not described in a standard, one check for oil contamination of abrasives involves putting abrasive in a clean glass jar with clean water, putting a lid on the jar and shaking it, and then checking for an oil film on the surface of the water or coloration or cloudiness of the water itself.


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Wednesday, February 5, 2014
True or false: Among SSPC's qualifications procedures used to certify industrial painting contractors is one that applies to contractors with less than 6 months of industrial painting experience.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
True or False: SSPC and NACE jointly publish a standard on applicator training and certification for commercial painters.

Monday, February 3, 2014
True or false: SSPC-AB 1, Mineral and Slag Abrasives, includes manufactured, non-metallics such as silicon carbide.

Friday, January 31, 2014
Among the performance properties of polyureas, according to a recent JPCL article by O’Donoghue and Datta, which of the following is the weakest?

Thursday, January 30, 2014
What organization has a product validation program for deck coatings?

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