This article is a comprehensive guide to organic zinc-rich coatings. Under discussion are the advantages and disadvantages of a variety of zinc-rich coatings, which include: epoxy, polyurethane, oil/alkyd, phenolic, silicone, epoxy ester, chlorinated rubber, vinyl, and phenoxy resin. The article also explains how zinc-rich primers protect steel, the difference in designations of "zinc-rich" and "zinc-containing," the advantages of using an organic rather than an inorganic zinc-rich coating, and considerations when selecting a zinc-rich coating for particular applications.

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    Technology Publishing Company

    2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310
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  • Authors:
    • Mudd, R
  • Publication Date: 1995-10


  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00716465
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 17 1996 12:00AM