The Author describes the problems and procedures involved in the painting of warships. Naval operation dictates that the initial painting during construction should be of the highest possible quality, to permit lengthy periods of trouble-free use. The Paper deals with specific topics such as initial preparation of the steel, maintenance of the primer, corrosion protection and weather work. Operational surfaces are also discussed in some detail.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Conference held April 5-9, 1976, in Auckland.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Inter-Naval Corrosion Conference (Fifth)

    Auckland,   New Zealand 
  • Authors:
    • Brown, D K
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Pagination: 26 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00159937
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper No. 15 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 20 1977 12:00AM