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Daily Quiz (12)

True or false: The anhydrous calcium chloride test measures levels of soluble chloride salts on concrete substrates.

Which of the following characteristics of paint material is most readily tested in the field?

What is the name of the test instrument used to determine a coating’s resistance to fading through accelerated exposure to light?

What is another name for the ASTM test to check for oil and water in compressed air?

Which of the following characteristics of a conventional, thin-film coating is easily tested in the field?

What was the location of the recent field testing on air barrier performance conducted by Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the Air Barrier Association of America?

“Jeep test” is an informal name for what coating test?

What can be detected with a smoke tracer test?

A pull stub or dolly is used with what kind of coating test in the field?

Which of the following characteristics of paint is easily tested in the field?

With what type of instrument would you conduct continuity testing on a tank lining?

Why is a black light test used on a bare steel substrate?


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