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Monday, March 17, 2014

How is a mandrel used in testing of coatings?

To assess hardness
To determine chemical resistance
To evaluate cure
To determine flexibility and resistance to cracking

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Friday, March 14, 2014
In what SSPC publication do you find environmental zones listed and described?

Thursday, March 13, 2014
True or false: The porosity of inorganic zinc-rich coatings increases over time after they are applied.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
What organization did the National Paint and Coatings Association merge with to form the American Coatings Association?

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
True or false: Many toxic and oxygen-displacing gases are heavier than air and accumulate at the bottom of confined spaces.

Monday, March 10, 2014
True or false: The MEK solvent rub test (ASTM D 4752) and the coin rub test are both used to provide an estimate of the cure of an inorganic zinc-rich coating.

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