Many aspects of marine corrosion and control systems are covered in this report. The major items discussed include: electrochemical theory, electrochemical reactions, types and causes of corrosion, reference electrodes, galvanic series, typical corrosion performance, corrosion characteristics, cathodic protection, and other methods of corrosion control. Antifouling systems are also discussed. Appendices include a glossary of corrosion terms and a metric guide with selected conversion factors. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Research Laboratory

    4555 Overlook Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20375-5320
  • Authors:
    • Lennox, TJJ
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 66 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00174866
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NRL-MR-3622 Final Rpt., AD-E000-052
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM