TITLE

Troubleshooting in Spray Applied Coatings

AUTHOR(S)
Praw, Mike
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CoatingsTech;Sep2011, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides tips on how to deal with various defects of spray applied coatings. These include sags, craters and orange peel which are caused by low viscosity, incompatible contaminants and improper coating flow. It mentions that they can be avoided through the application of a thermal slump modifier, tail solvent and pseudo-plastic thickener. It also mentions the significance of understanding their characteristics as well as the correction of formula for coatings.
ACCESSION #
65958883

 

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