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What is another name for a wash primer?

Which of the following resin systems can be used to create an elastomeric coating?

True or false: Thermoplastic powder can be applied by thermal spray.

True or false: A seal coat should not be applied over a thermal-sprayed zinc coating until oxidation occurs on the surface.

According to a D+D article, there are now waterborne elastomeric acrylic coatings designed for ponding water applications on roofs.

True or false: According to a JPCL Problem Solving Forum answer, surface-tolerant coatings can be incorporated into a zone painting approach to bridge maintenance.

What name is sometimes given to a coating system comprised of galvanizing together with an organic coating?

True or false: Lithium silicate can be used to densify concrete.

True or false: Thermoplastic powders cannot be applied by thermal spraying.

True or false: A National Institute of Standards and Technology study of roofing performance following Hurricane Katrina found buildings with spray foam roofs performed rather poorly.

What is one potential weakness of polyurea-based elastomeric roof coatings?

For high-heat applications (above 1,000 degrees Fahrenheit), organic zinc-rich coatings work best.

True or false: High ratio calcium sulfonate alkyds are recommended by some coating specialists for overcoating lead-based paint.

True or false: Silicone elastomers are considered “soft” as opposed to “hard” biocide-free, foul-release coatings for ships’ hulls.

True or false: All hot-dip galvanizing is carried out through a batch process.

True or false: Uralkyds are two-component materials.

What constituent in a waterborne coating can contribute to VOC levels?

True or false: Elastomeric coatings applied directly to masonry surfaces are effective in penetrating cracks and bugholes.

Which of the following coating types is an inorganic/organic hybrid?

Talc is what type of component in a coating?

What is one difference between polished concrete and terrazzo?

What is the common chemistry in all polysiloxane coating types?

True or false: SSPC offers a specification for corrosion-resistant coatings on carbon steel components of windows and doors.

TDI and MDI are used to make what coating type?

What type of simulation modeling, together with knowledge of the permeance of the coating system, allows building owners and architects to identify the risk of using different coating types and repainting scenarios on a building-specific basis?

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has developed waterborne epoxy coatings that exceed the performance of high-VOC coatings that were traditionally used for locks and dams.

Who was the original author of the NACE publication, Corrosion Prevention by Protective Coatings?

ISO/TC 35/SC 14 is in charge of a standard on what topic?

True or false: Two-coat polyaspartic urethane coating systems are sometimes recommended for protection of steel bridges.

True or false: A pretreatment primer is also sometimes called a wash primer.

True or false: Thermoplastic powders can be applied by thermal spraying.

Darkside Scientific LLC is noted for what kind of coating product?

Barrier protection can be achieved in a coating with all but which of the following means?

True or false: Polypropylene powder is sometimes applied by flame spray to create a field joint coating system for transmission pipeline.

The earliest, large-scale application of what coating type was conducted on the Morgan-Whyalla pipeline in Australia?

Which of the following generic coating types is a thermoplastic lacquer no longer widely used?

Which of the following coating types might also be classified as a hybrid polyurea?

IR pigments are most likely to be used in what type of coating?

Amine blush is associated with what generic type of coating?

What type of paint was once referred to as “waterglass?”

True or false: A polyaspartic coating can be classified as a hybrid polyurea.

What type of coating combats corrosion mainly by preventing moisture and oxygen from reaching the steel surface?

What is the common chemistry in all polysiloxane coating types?

An additive based on hydrated lime would likely be found in what type of functional coating?

The German scientist Adolf Keim developed a highly durable paint in the 1800s that remains an important type of coating technology today. What type of paint is this?

Among the chemistry types commonly used for reflective roof coatings, which has the most heat resistance, according to a recent D+D article?

Which one of the following coating types is the least commonly used as an air barrier?

Crack-bridging is normally associated with what type of coating?

What general name is given to a coating that responds with corrective measures when corrosion is detected beneath it?

What is the best definition of a biomimetic coating?

In what type of coating would you be most likely to find ammonium polyphosphate?

Which of the following generic types of coatings has the most heat resistance?

What kind of coating employs an interacting acid source, carbon source, and blowing agent?

Which one of the following generic coating types protects steel from corrosion by sacrificial action?

Which of the following types of coatings are normally used on the faying surfaces of steel joints?

Into what larger class would a cement paint belong?

Which of the following generic types is normally not used as a surface-tolerant coating?


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