This guide describes the use of reference photographs depicting the appearance of both previously unpainted and previously painted and partially rusted hot-rolled carbon steel prior to and after abrasive blast cleaning.
The reference photographs consist of a series of 1:1 (actual size) color photographs. The photographs were taken under controlled studio lighting designed to show the maximum detail possible.
Highlighted in the guide are five initial rust conditions before surface preparation, covering the rand from intact mill scale to rusted and pitted steel, as well as previously painted steel.
¡Esta guía de referencia fotográfica está en inglés y español!
This is a print-on-demand (POD) book that will be produced just for you in 2-5 days after your order. It should arrive at your door in about one to two weeks. However, due to supply chain and logistic challenges currently affecting the industry, it may take longer. Allow three weeks for international orders.
The SSPC Pocket Guide to Coating Information is a handy reference to those charts, standards, and calculations most frequently needed during surface preparation and coating application.
Chapters consist of topics such as soluble salts, concrete coating, inspection, corrosion basics, and more.
2021 AMPP, 213 pages, 4 x 6" trim size, softbound.
This guide describes the use of reference photographs depicting the appearance of unpainted, painted, rusteed, and welded hot-rolled carbon steel prior to and after power- and hand-tool cleaning.
Each color photograph provides one possible illustration of the minimum acceptable level of cleanliness.
The photographs are intended to be used to supplement the written SSPC power- and hand-tool surface preparation standards.
This guide is in three languages: English, Spanish, and Portuguese.