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Daily Quiz (8)

True or false: A drop-in liner is typically not attached to the walls and floor of a tank.

True or false: The “Cold Wall Effect” on tank linings refers to a temperature differential between the ambient air outside the tank and the temperature of the product stored inside.

Why is a gel coat consisting of paraffin wax in styrene often used over newly applied polyester and vinyl ester linings?

Where would you be likely to use woven roving?

A recent 5-year inspection of a lining system on a potable water tank bottom that had suffered significant soil-side corrosion in Melbourne, Australia, showed excellent performance from what lining type?

True or False: Some cementitious liners for repairing manholes contain chemical additives to kill bacteria that cause microbiologically induced corrosion.

True or False: A study reported in JPCL indicated that broom finishes on repair mortars for wastewater service, when compared with abrasive blasting, provided better adhesion of linings applied over them.

True or false: Rubber linings have been used successfully in the super-aggressive service environments of FGD scrubbers.


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