A useful handy pocket sized manual that illustrates a range of coating and surface defects likely to be encountered by the painting inspector and corrosion specialist.
There are sections on blast cleaning grades Sa1, Sa2, Sa21/2, pre surface conditions,
A surface preparation, with guidance notes on dry abrasive blast cleaning and high pressure waterjetting. Coating Inspector can understand defect and easy to give advice on probable causes, prevention and repair during coating application. With the help of pictorial references of coating defects on site decisions its causes together with prevention and repair recommendations and defect analysis for future re-coating, specification review work can be done.
Also illustrates various types of marine fouling and surface preparation welding faults with an appendix giving details of breakdown scales with a quick reference guide to the characteristics of certain types of paint and paint compatibility.
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