Chapter 7. Field Methods

  1. Dwight G. Weldon

Published Online: 13 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470744673.ch7

Failure Analysis of Paints and Coatings, Revised Edition

Failure Analysis of Paints and Coatings, Revised Edition

How to Cite

Weldon, D. G. (2009) Field Methods, in Failure Analysis of Paints and Coatings, Revised Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470744673.ch7

Author Information

  1. Weldon Laboratories, Inc, PO Box 40, Imperial, PA 15126, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470697535

Online ISBN: 9780470744673

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Keywords:

  • field methods;
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) adhesion test;
  • site visit and looking for patterns;
  • ‘tape’ test (ASTM D3359);
  • coating thickness measured in laboratories;
  • caution on adhesion testing and difficulty in using as predictive tool;
  • poor adhesion or delamination and locus of failure