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The D+D Guide to Aluminum

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If SSPC-SP 16 is specified to prepare architectural aluminum for recoating, what blast pressure should be used?

Monday, November 14, 2016


True or false: Polyester coatings are sometimes used to coat aluminum extrusions and panels.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016


True or false: Most fluoropolymer coatings applied to aluminum extrusions have a film thickness of about 1.2 mils, according to a recent D+D In Depth article.

Thursday, November 3, 2016


True or false: Powder coatings are applied to aluminum in a multi-coat process.

Thursday, October 27, 2016


Which of the following is not a strength of anodizing aluminum substrates?

Thursday, August 25, 2016


True or false: According to SSPC-SP 16, “Brush-Off Blast Cleaning of Coated and Uncoated Galvanized Steel, Stainless Steels, and Non-Ferrous Metals,” blast cleaning of architectural aluminum should be conducted at pressures lower than the pressure normally used to clean carbon steel (90 to 100 psi).

Tuesday, June 28, 2016


True or false: MPI publishes performance standards for coatings over aluminum extrusions and panels.

Friday, June 17, 2016


True or false: Color and gloss retention is one of the main strengths of anodizing on aluminum.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016


True or false: ASTM publishes performance standards for coatings applied over aluminum extrusions.

Thursday, January 28, 2016


What is the name of the electrochemical process that enhances the natural oxide surface layer of aluminum by forming an even more durable oxide film?

Tuesday, November 17, 2015


In addition to the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, what other organization has a specification for coatings on architectural aluminum?

Monday, March 16, 2015


True or false: Some silicone aluminum coatings are claimed to have heat resistance above 1000 degrees F.

Friday, February 6, 2015


True or false: AAMA 2605-13 does not address seacoast performance considerations of coatings over exterior architectural aluminum.

Monday, January 5, 2015


In addition to the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, what other organization has a specification for coatings on architectural aluminum?

Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Which of the following organizations maintains coating standards for architectural aluminum extrusions and panels?

Tuesday, October 7, 2014


What is the term most widely used for the process of electrochemically controlling, accelerating, and enhancing the oxidation of aluminum?

Tuesday, June 3, 2014


What organization published the “Voluntary Specification for Anodized Architectural Aluminum?”

Monday, May 19, 2014


What organization publishes performance standards for coatings on aluminum extrusions and panels?

Tuesday, December 10, 2013


In addition to the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), what other organization has a specification for coatings on architectural aluminum?

Tuesday, November 26, 2013


How many specifications does the American Architectural Manufacturers’ Association provide for finishing aluminum extrusions and panels with organic coatings?

Wednesday, November 13, 2013


True or False? Powder coatings are not used on architectural aluminum.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013


True or False? Anodizing of architectural aluminum is normally completed in a single-step process that produces both an oxide film and the desired color.

Monday, July 1, 2013


In 2012, what organization issued the document, “Voluntary Specification for Anodized Architectural Aluminum?”

Thursday, May 2, 2013


True or false: The Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC) has a performance standard for coatings on architectural aluminum.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013


What organization recently published a specification for anodized aluminum extrusions and panels?

Thursday, August 23, 2012


If SSPC-SP 16, “Brush-Off Blast Cleaning of Coated and Uncoated Galvanized Steel, Stainless Steels, and Non-Ferrous Metals,” is used to prepare architectural aluminum for recoating, what blast pressure should be used?

Tuesday, May 1, 2012


True or false: For color and gloss retention on aluminum extrusions in exterior exposure, baked enamels provide the best performance.

Monday, December 19, 2011


True or false: The color options available when anodizing aluminum are more extensive than those available with paint.

Monday, December 19, 2011


True or false: The AAMA specification 2605 for coatings over aluminum panels and extrusions requires a specific level of appearance durability after 10 years of outdoor exposure at a South Florida test site.

Monday, September 19, 2011


Which of the AAMA performance standards for coatings on aluminum extrusions and panels is the most stringent?

Friday, July 1, 2011


True or false: Anodize systems for architectural aluminum curtain wall elements provide more color options than coating systems.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011


In addition to the American Architectural Manufacturers' Association, what other organization has a specification for coatings on architectural aluminum?

Tuesday, April 5, 2011


True or false: Anodizing of architectural aluminum is normally completed in a single-step process that produces both an oxide film and the desired color.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011


Anodized aluminum has what type of layer on its surface?

Tuesday, October 26, 2010


What is the name of the electrochemical process that produces a protective oxide film on aluminum?

Monday, August 23, 2010


   
 

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