• Materials Science
  • Published 1984

ZINC-RICH PRIMERS: A SURVEY OF TESTS, SPECIFICATIONS AND MATERIALS

@inproceedings{Berger1984ZINCRICHPA,
  title={ZINC-RICH PRIMERS: A SURVEY OF TESTS, SPECIFICATIONS AND MATERIALS},
  author={Dolores M. Berger},
  year={1984}
}
Zinc-rich primers are efficient in protecting steel, for the zinc in the primer sacrificially corrodes itself and provides a form of cathodic protection. The purpose of this paper is to review some of the important work on zinc-rich primers, to list specifications that have emanated from various bodies based upon the variety of tests conducted, to set out advantages and disadvantages of particular types, and to survey a number of proprietary products now available. In addition, some of the… CONTINUE READING