Accession Number:

AD0734864

Title:

Protection of Aluminum in a Marine Climate,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-10-19

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The following conclusions were drawn from the experiments anodic oxidation compacted with organic dyes, applied on polished aluminum exhibited the best behavior unpolished aluminum requires a 20 mu m thick layer to ensure a service life of more than 5 years in order to retain the decorative appearance, a sunlight-resistant dye must be used painting of the aluminum is very efficient, assuming that the paints are resistant against the environment to which they are exposed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE