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D609 Standard Practice for Preparation of Cold-Rolled Steel Panels for Testing Paint, Varnish, Conversion Coatings, and Related Coating Products

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Revision Date:
Updated On: November 14, 2006
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1.1 This practice covers various types of cold rolled steel panels and the procedures to be followed in their preparation for testing paint, varnish, lacquer, conversion coatings, and related products.

1.2 The procedures are as follows: Procedure A—Conversion coatings (phosphates, chromates, etc.), Procedure B—Vapor degreasing, Procedure C—Solvent brushing, Procedure D—Solvent wiping. Procedure E—Alkaline cleaning

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.

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