Accession Number:

ADD012167

Title:

Paint Removal Process.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-12-18

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

A process of stripping paint from aluminum employs plastic particulate having sharp edges, having a hardness of about 3.5 on the mohs scale and having a range of sizes from about 30 to 40 u.s. standard sieve. This media strips aluminum without abrasion at a pressure of about 25 to 40 pounds per square inch at the nozzle. Other substrates other than soft plastic can be stripped without damage. patent applications.

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Solvents, Cleaners and Abrasives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE