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Daily Quiz (7)

A new kind of artificial dirt was recently created and used in an accelerated performance study of what type of coatings?

What organization created a recipe for synthetic dirt in order to create an accelerated test for determining the longevity of reflectivity in roof coatings?

Synthetic dirt was recently developed by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory for accelerated testing of what kind of coating?

Why is the Department of Energy developing accelerated testing to predict the long-term dirt resistance of coatings?

True or false: A coating that passes 500 hours of QUV accelerated exposure will pass a test of 10 years’ outdoor exposure at a South Florida test site.

True or false: Salt fog (ASTM B117) is the main cyclic accelerated test for coatings.

True or false: Some coatings that perform poorly in the accelerated salt spray test (ASTM B 117) may provide good service in outdoor exposures.


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Graco Mortar Pump

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SABRE Autonomous Solutions
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Learn how this simple to use, field deployed, automatic robot is eliminating hazards in major confined, cluttered and complex surface preparation projects.

Nationwide Overspray
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SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings
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International Paint/AkzoNobel
Rapid cure, high temperature lining

AkzoNobel introduces Enviroline 405HTR, an ultra-low VOC lining. 405HTR offers rapid return to service, and excellent chemical resistance at high temperatures.

SAFE Systems, Inc.
Portable Dust Collectors for Tough Environments

Trailer and skid-mounted models in numerous sizes, powered by electric and/or diesel. Sloped roofs, multiple dust inlets, high static, dampered fans. Lockable power & drive compartments.

HoldTight Solutions Inc.

Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rust preventer prevents flash
rust by removing surface contaminants. It has no equal; only wannabees.
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Thermion Inc
Buy Back Program

We are offering $5,000
credit for your old Model
This drive system is
being discontinued by
the manufacturer.
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Novetas Solutions
Number 1 Crushed Glass Abrasive in America!

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