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July 7 - July 18, 2010

If I apply 140 microns of inorganic zinc to a steel substrate with a 75 micron profile, is there any concern about cracking of the primer during storage, shipment, and erection of the structure, or with field-application of a topcoat?

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From OM PRAKASH JAT of Galadari Engineering works on March 5, 2015:
In general, the greater the surface profile, the b more

From Marco Antonio Alvarado Meneses of Sherwin Williams PerĂº on August 13, 2010:
It depends on several things. The most impor more

From TOLGA DIRAZ of Freelance on July 16, 2010:
There are two critical questions that should be as more

From Suresh Chandra Gupta of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited on July 9, 2010:
Application of an inorganic ethyl zinc silicate co more

From Pedro L Castillo M of Ancel C.A. on July 7, 2010:
The profile is not the concern. It is possible th more

From Jeff Croll of Northern Corrosion Technologies on July 7, 2010:
It depends upon the "inorganic zinc" as well as th more

From Tom Schwerdt of Active Transportation Advocates on July 7, 2010:
Properly applied, most IOZ coatings on steel will more

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