PaintSquare.com


The First Word in Protective & Marine Coatings

A Product of Technology Publishing / PaintSquare
JPCL | PaintSquare News | Durability + Design | Paint BidTracker

Category: Coating / Film thickness

| More

Problem Solving Forum (19)

All content matching this tag

What is best way to remedy over-thickness of a topcoat after it has dried and cured?

Question posted December 15 to December 22, 2014


How does one determine if concrete is sound enough to receive a thick-film coating?

Question posted December 8 to December 12, 2014


The literature indicates that UHP waterjetting produces a profile on steel, although of a micro nature. Is this sufficient roughness for good adhesion of thin-film primers?

Question posted September 15 to September 19, 2014


How do you measure wet film thickness on shop-applied organic zinc-rich primers to accurately predict dry film thickness? Our shop applies a great deal of OZ primer, and we have found that WFT readings with a standard gauge are not accurate predictors.

Question posted August 18 to August 22, 2014


What is the best way to assure compliance with specified dry film coating thickness requirements on vertical concrete?

Question posted July 7 to July 20, 2014


How should a contractor respond to a specification requirement that “the nominal dry film thickness of the coating shall be 3 mils?”

Question posted May 19 to May 23, 2014


What is the best way to remove thick-film elastomers from floors and ship decks?

Question posted March 31 to April 4, 2014


How does one accurately measure coating thickness on the inside and outside of a small-diameter (~50mm) pipe?

Question posted May 27 to June 2, 2013


How does the concave or convex curvature of a surface affect the dry film thickness reading?

Question posted May 6 to May 12, 2013


How many times can a building be repainted before the paint becomes too thick to perform properly?

Question posted November 17 to November 25, 2012


If a paint data sheet notes a required primer thickness of 125 microns, but the project specification calls for 50 microns, how is this resolved?

Question posted February 27 to March 4, 2012


How do you measure the DFT or WFT of a film-forming sealer applied to a metallized coating (e.g., flame-sprayed zinc)?

Question posted November 21 to December 4, 2011


When applying a 100% solids, fast-curing polyurea coating on concrete, what is the best method for verifying that the proper thickness has been applied?

Question posted October 3 to October 9, 2011


How is it possible to determine if concrete is sound enough to receive a thick-film coating?

Question posted May 9 to May 15, 2011


What is best way to remedy over-thickness of a topcoat after it has dried and cured?

Question posted May 9 to May 15, 2011


How do you measure wet film thickness on shop-applied organic zinc-rich primers to accurately predict dry film thickness?

Our shop applies a great deal of OZ primer, and we have found that WFT readings with a standard gauge are not accurate predictors of DFT.

Question posted February 28 to March 6, 2011


What generic types of coatings work best as liquid-applied air barriers, considering both cost and effectiveness, and what should be the dry film thickness of this system?

Question posted February 14 to February 20, 2011


What is the best way to assure compliance with specified dry film coating thickness requirements on vertical concrete?

Question posted January 31 to February 6, 2011


If I apply a zinc-rich epoxy primer at 3 mils’ dry film thickness in the shop with air temperature of 90 F, what checks can I make to determine when it is safe to handle and stack the primed steel components?

Question posted May 31 to June 22, 2010


**Commercial white papers, product videos, and other sponsored documents posted on this site are paid content from third-party companies; inclusion and posting on this site does not imply an endorsement nor recommendation of the content by Technology Publishing/PaintSquare. By signing in and viewing or downloading this paid content, you agree to make your name and full contact information available to the sponsor of the content.

   

U.S. Zinc

The proven corrosion protection properties of our zinc dust prolong the life of marine coatings. U.S. Zinc – Helping the world work™


JPCL Europe
IN THE LATEST ISSUE:

• DFT & anticorrosive epoxy
• Waterproofing steel bridges
• Business negotiating tips
• EMEA news, and more!


Minerals Research & Recovery

HIGH PERFORMANCE ABRASIVES


“Made in the USA!”

Why recycle waste from other countries? Go FASTER, CLEANER, at 1/3 THE COST with MR&R “All-American” Sharpshot®HP!!

WATCH THE VIDEO


EDCO - Equipment Development Co. Inc.
EDCO INVESTS

In both customer training tools and manufacturing technology. All customers are supported by online training, and our network sales representatives. Visit us @ edcoinc.com


Axxiom Manufacturing
Schmidt Improves
Portable Blasters

Schmidt's VBS System reduces blowdown intensity, prevents exhaust from damaging floor while using no screens or filters. Reduces sound; Increasing safety.
Call 1-800-231-2085


Blastox/The TDJ Group, Inc.
Blastox - One Step
Lead Abatement

Don't waste $$ on added labor steps with other methods. Don't mix, meter or apply at the job-site. Avoid strict hazardous waste rules.
Let your painters paint!


Van Air Systems
Need a Dry-O-Lite Refill?

Order Dry-O-Lite desiccant from Van Air Systems.
The dependable, and cost-effective solution for dry compressed air.

 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
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 PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2000-2014, 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 webmaster@paintsquare.com