INDUSTRIAL COATINGS PREVIOUS QUIZZES


THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2020
True or false: Curing of coatings based on epoxy ester resins occurs by oxidation.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2020
The American Institute of Steel Construction substantially influenced the creation of what SSPC program?

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2020
A quality control device has the name Tator and one other name connected to it. What is the second name?

MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2020
Which of the following describes cohesive failure of a coating.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2020
In an air abrasive blasting system, the blast hose ID should be at least how many times the size of the nozzle orifice to achieve productive blasting results?

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6, 2020
The earliest Industrial competitions were held where?

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2020
True or false: Polysiloxane is a variation on polyurethane coating chemistry that allows for faster curing times and higher film builds.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2020
True or false: The terms “theoretical coverage” and “practical coverage” that a coating can achieve mean the same thing.

MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 2020
True or false: The “cold wall effect” produces osmotic blistering.

FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2020
Solvent cleaning is required before blasting to what degree of rigor?

THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2020
Why is a gel coat consisting of paraffin wax in styrene often used over newly applied polyester and vinyl ester linings?

WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2020
True or false: When the blast profile on a steel substrate is lower than the specification requires, this problem can be easily remediated to meet higher specification requirements by using larger abrasive media and reblasting the under-specification surface.

TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2020
True or false: Increasing carbonation of concrete can increase the passivation of reinforcing steel.

FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2020
True or false: Both zinc-rich coatings and potassium silicate paints provide sacrificial protection to steel substrates.

THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2020
Fumes from aluminum and other metals and their alloys generated during thermal spraying are unpleasant to smell and could cause flu-like symptoms for hours or days. What is this condition called?

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 2020
True or false: In a recent article on PaintSquare, the author argues that abrasive recycling is effective only on large projects.

TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2020
Ray Weaver, Joe Brandon and what other author published a report about the peak count of surface profile?

MONDAY, JULY 20, 2020
True or false: A recent report on non-skid performance of coatings on the exterior decks of U.S. Navy ships subject to thermal loading found that thicker coatings increase the potential for premature failure.

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2020
True or false: All of SSPC’s visual reference guides and photos contain photos of steel after cleaning.

THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2020
True or false: Typical ranges of electrostatic transfer efficiency are anywhere from 60-80%, depending on the target type and other factors, according to one estimate.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15, 2020
Which of the following is a test used to evaluate and select internal linings for immersion service?

TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2020
True or false: 10 ppm is the maximum level of carbon monoxide allowed by OSHA in breathing air for supplied-air respirators.

MONDAY, JULY 13, 2020
Which of the following surface preparation methods for concrete produces the largest surface profile?

FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2020
True or false: The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory developed an alternative to epoxy non-skid/non-slip deck coatings based on siloxane technology.

THURSDAY, JULY 9, 2020
True or false: There is a standard for determining if abrasive is contaminated with oil that involves putting abrasive in a clean glass jar with clean water, putting a lid on the jar and shaking it, and then checking for an oil film on the surface of the water or coloration or cloudiness of the water itself.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 8, 2020
True or false: Lower explosive limit is defined as the concentration at ordinary ambient temperatures of a compound in air above which an explosion will not occur if the mixture is ignited.

TUESDAY, JULY 7, 2020
True or false: A three-year study by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation found that copper-based antifouling coatings were the most effective at combating macro-fouling organisms like zebra and quagga mussels.

MONDAY, JULY 6, 2020
Which of the following features of a corrosion-control coating do not contribute significantly to barrier protection?

THURSDAY, JULY 2, 2020
Silica sand particles become respirable at what diameter?

WEDNESDAY, JULY 1, 2020
True or false: Abrasive-blast cleaned steel surfaces contain anodes but not cathodes.

TUESDAY, JUNE 30, 2020
True or false: SSPC-AB 3 is meant to be used as a standard for both newly manufactured abrasive media and recycled media.

MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2020
What is a PATTI?

FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020
True or false: According to a JPCL article, three months is a good starting interval between calibrations of a magnetic dry film thickness gage.

THURSDAY, JUNE 25, 2020
What is the permissible exposure limit (PEL) for crystalline silica per cubic meter of air, averaged over an eight-hour shift?

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2020
True or false: Infrared radiation thermal imaging can be used to monitor coating application only if the coating being applied is thermosetting.

TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2020
True or false: According to one industry expert, flash rust occurs on wetted steel; rust back occurs on dry steel.

MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2020
True or false: Statistical data from a recent study suggest that greater precision of DFT measurements can be obtained using the scanning method over the traditional SSPC-PA 2 method.

FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2020
True or false: CCS NTPEP is a study to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of cool roof coatings for industrial facilities.

THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2020
True or false: Regarding the profile on blast-cleaned steel, a shallow peak height with a dense peak density may be beneficial, versus a deep peak height as is often specified.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2020
True or false: Polymer transition temperature is the term used to describe the temperature at which the non-crystalline portion of a polymer is transformed from a rubbery material to a brittle, glass-like material.

TUESDAY, JUNE 16, 2020
How many types of polyurethane coatings are there?

MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2020
True or false: A coalescing solvent has a low boiling point.

FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2020
True or false: The recoat interval of a two-component coating is influenced by the ambient temperature.

THURSDAY, JUNE 11, 2020
What is the name given to the zinc ammonium chloride solution that cleans and deposits a protective layer on steel before it is immersed in molten zinc to achieve galvanizing?

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 2020
True or false: OSHA allows the use of only an irritant or an odor for qualitative fit testing of half mask respirators.

TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 2020
What is a name for units of viscosity of paint?

MONDAY, JUNE 8, 2020
True or false: The two types of dehumidification for coating projects are desiccant and refrigerant.

FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 2020
Choose the failure term defined by an authority as the “formation of blisters of solvent vapor in wet coating surfaces that break but do not level because of too great a viscosity."

THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2020
True or false: A laboratory study has demonstrated that feathering of sound coating around areas of repair does not influence or increase the longevity of a protective coating system applied over the repair area.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2020
Which of the following abrasives is not among those claimed by one JPCL author to produce low dust and to contain no heavy metals?


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