Accession Number : AD0605568

Title :   ACCELERATED WEATHERING OF PAINTS,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Hearst,Peter J.

Report Date : 28 AUG 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The results of a literature search on accelerated weathering of paints for predicting the performance of coatings in atmospheric environments are presented and discussed. Present accelerated weathering tests probably would have only a limited usefulness in the prediction of performance of maintenance coatings. Suggestions for further investigations are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PAINTS, TESTS), COATINGS, PERFORMANCE (ENGINEERING), TEST EQUIPMENT, ATMOSPHERES, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, ACCELERATION, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, SIMULATION, REVIEWS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE