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Test Method Development for Improved Laboratory Accelerated Weathering of High-Performance Coatings

From D+D, January/February 2013

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by Allen Zielnik, Atlas Material Testing Technology LLC

As this article shows, methods for accelerated weather testing for high-performance coatings have themselves accelerated, creating faster, more efficient means for developing, and ultimately specifying, new products....
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Tagged categories: Accelerated laboratory testing; Allen Zielnik; Atlas Material Testing; High-performance coatings; Performance testing; Weathering

Comment from Tom Schwerdt, (3/6/2013, 8:38 AM)

Where exactly is it hidden on the SSPC site?

Comment from Mary Chollet, (3/6/2013, 12:15 PM)

Unfortunately, the full article has not yet been posted on SSPC's site, but we have now linked to it at the end of the article. Our apologies for the confusion.

Comment from Tom Schwerdt, (3/7/2013, 12:29 PM)

Thank you, Mary. I have seen the draft method (it is currently under ballot at ASTM) - just interested in seeing more commentary on it.

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