Accession Number : ADA020071
Title : Corrosion and Fouling Study.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL SURFACE WEAPONS CENTER WHITE OAK LAB SILVER SPRING MD
Personal Author(s) : McMann,John H. S.
Report Date : 21 JUL 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 43
Abstract : This report investigates the anticorrosion and antifouling properties of 24 commercially available coatings applied to 6061-T6 aluminum and submerged in seawater for a period of up to 18 months. Described in the report are the test panels and their coatings, the test conditions and following test results: quantity and type of fouling, pitting, erosion and galvanic corrosion and coating adherence, smoothness and hardness.
Descriptors : *SEA WATER CORROSION, *FOULING, *ALUMINUM, *PROTECTIVE COATINGS, TEST METHODS, MARINE ATMOSPHERES, EROSION, ADHESION, HARDNESS, GALVANIC CORROSION, PITTING
Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
Properties of Metals and Alloys
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE