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Standards (11)

Standard Test Method for Adhesion of Organic Coatings by Scrape Adhesion

issued by ASTM

4.1 Coatings to perform satisfactorily must adhere to the substrates on which they are applied....

SSPC-PA 15, Method for Preparing Steel Test Panels for Evaluation of Coating Performance

issued by SSPC

This method standardizes materials and preparation requirements for steel test panels used for ...

SSPC-PA 16, Method for Evaluating Scribe Undercutting of Exposed Steel Test Panels

issued by SSPC

The standard establishes a procedure for evaluating rust undercutting on scribed coated steel t...

Standard Specification for Standard Environment for Conditioning and Testing Paint, Varnish, Lacquer, and Related Materials

issued by ASTM

This specification defines standard environment for normal conditioning and testing of paint, v...

Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings in 100% Relative Humidity

issued by ASTM

Water can cause the degradation of coatings, so knowledge of how a coating resists water is hel...

Standard Guide to Testing Solvent-Borne Architectural Coatings

issued by ASTM

This guide covers the selection and use of procedures for testing solvent-borne architectural c...

Standard Practice for Field Identification of Coatings

issued by ASTM

Information about the generic type of coating on a surface is required to select compatible coa...

Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings Using Water Immersion

issued by ASTM

Immersion in water can cause the degradation of coatings. Knowledge on how a coating resists wa...

Standard Test Method for Determining the Resistance of Paint Films and Related Coatings to Algal Defacement

issued by ASTM

Defacement of paint and coating films by algal growth is a common phenomenon under certain cond...

Standard Test Method for Measuring Total Water and Volatiles in Liquid Coatings Which Produce Cure Water Upon Heating

issued by ASTM

1.1 This test method is designed to measure total water which includes cure water resulting fro...

Standard Test Method for Porosity in Metallic Coatings by Humid Sulfur Vapor (“Flowers-of-Sulfur”

issued by ASTM

1.1 This standard covers equipment and test methods for determining the porosity of metallic co...


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