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Daily Quiz (20)

An Atlas Test Cell is normally used to test the performance of what kind of coating material?

True or false: ISO Sa2.5, describing very thorough abrasive blast cleaning, gives a less comprehensive written description of the end condition of the steel after blasting than SSPC SP 10/NACE No. 2, Near white metal, which requires a similar end condition.

An Atlas test cell is normally used to test the performance of what type of coating material?

True or false: SSPC/NACE surface preparation specifications for masonry surfaces explicitly define acceptance criteria.

Which one of the following organizations does not train and certify coating inspectors?

SSPC and NACE have how many joint standards on waterjet cleaning of metals?

True or False: SSPC and NACE jointly publish a standard on applicator training and certification for commercial painters.

True or false: Some of SSPC’s surface preparation standards are not published jointly with NACE.

True or False: Like their counterparts for steel, there are four SSPC surface preparation standards describing the end condition of concrete after cleaning.

SSPC/NACE standards for waterjet cleaning describe how many levels of cleanliness?

What organization has developed a method for measuring and replicating concrete surface profile using replica putty?

What organization created and sells rubber replica templates for determining the surface profile of concrete?

The Norwegian association FROSIO has what in common with NACE and SSPC?

Who was Executive Director of NACE International from 1952-1987?

SSPC jointly publishes with NACE and the American Welding Society a specification on what subject?

What is the critical corrosion temperature range for carbon steel under insulation that a coating must withstand, according to NACE?

The SSPC/NACE/AWS specification for thermal-sprayed zinc in a marine service environment requires what degree of blast cleaning?

The ISO surface preparation standard Sa 3 most closely resembles what SSPC/NACE surface preparation standard?

Name the noted coating specialist who helped develop zinc-rich coatings technology, wrote an important book on corrosion control by coatings, was a NACE president, and was also president of Ameron Coatings.

True or false: NACE was founded before SSPC.


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