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


Download our free eResource: Safety in Coatings Work.

Your Daily Quiz

| More

Quiz Leaderboard: 10/30 - 11/29/2015    Sign in to track your quiz score! | Full Leaderboard

  • 1. Juan I. Ordinas (19/19 answered correctly)

  • 2. Farooq M (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 3. Mark Allen (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 4. Mark Gierke (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 5. Dave Heyne (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 6. Roland Peemans (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 7. Stephen Lipsham (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 8. Gustavo Vidal (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 9. Robert Cloutier (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 10. Matt Burst (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 11. William Turcotte (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 12. Shabbir Hussain Shah (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 13. Brian McEwen (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 14. Doug Driscoll, Sr. (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 15. David Zuskin (18/19 answered correctly)

  • 16. Gunnar Ackx (17/19 answered correctly)

  • 17. Douglas Steitz (17/19 answered correctly)

  • 18. Robin Hasak (17/19 answered correctly)

  • 19. Michael Beitzel (17/19 answered correctly)

  • 20. Bryon Beck (17/19 answered correctly)

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

True or false: In protective coatings work, "smut" refers to the metallic fines that cling to a steel substrate after it is cleaned with metallic abrasive.


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


Previous Quizzes from the Past Week

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Which of the following terms is out of place in the list?

Monday, February 7, 2011
How can a hygrothermometer be useful in coating work?

Friday, February 4, 2011
A wet sponge holiday detector uses what level of voltage?

Thursday, February 3, 2011
True or false: After several years of joint conferences and exhibitions, SSPC and PDCA are holding their events separately this year.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
What kind of coatings are normally used on the faying surfaces of slip-critical joints?

More previous quizzes

Find BLACK BEAUTY® Abrasives

Use our online tool to search by address, city or zip code to find where you can buy BLACK BEAUTY® abrasives. Or call us toll free: 1-888-733-3646

Advanced Recycling Systems

Recycling Machines, Dust Collectors, Rapid Deployment units are time-tested and approved for the rugged industrial environment. Contact ARS today!

Atlantic Design, Inc.

The smallest version of our Blast Vacuum Recyclers, this ADI 2300CFM 2-Pot is a cleverly designed power package for those smaller jobs. 866.Call.ADI

Axxiom Manufacturing
Schmidt Improves Conversion Kits

Schmidt's conversion kits turn out-of-date blast pots into high quality, efficient blasters. Quick, easy to install with step by step instructions.
Call 1-800-231-2085

CHLOR*RID International Inc.
Free Webinar

Learn about soluble salts, along with a discussion on allowable levels.
More information at,


NLB Corporation
Water Jets in Action

Video demo shows how
easily Vortex™ removes
coatings and more. Lawn-
mower-style water jet unit strips floors, ship decks, etc. quickly and keeps debris contained.

Montipower, Inc.
The MBX Bristle Blaster

Get a 2.7 to 3.3 mil profile and a Near White Metal Clean. For info visit or call 877 629-8777

Monti Tools, Inc.

Surface cleanliness of SSPC-10 | Anchor profile up to 4.7 mils | Removes corrosion & coatings | ATEX approved for zone 1 | | 832-623-7970

Apex Waterjetting Technologies
Waterjetting – Custom Manufacturing and Wholesale

• Waterjet Accessories
• Saphire Nozzles
• UHP Hoses
• Replacement Parts
• Wholesale Direct
• 24 Years of Experience
• Buy and Save!!!

HoldTight Solutions Inc.

Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rust preventer prevents flash
rust by removing surface contaminants. It has no equal; only wannabees.
Contact us for your
nearest distributor.
(800) 319.8802

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