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[TowerTalk] More STOPPING RUST

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Subject: [TowerTalk] More STOPPING RUST
From: (Chuck Hartley)
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 1999 14:20:16 -0500
Yes, that is a good thing to point out. They do state clearly that
certain of their products are not UV resistant. They specify that
a special primer be used on top to allow the overcoat to stick.
The cost does add up, though the coverage is pretty good so not
too much is required. They also make some UV resistant coatings.
One interesting product is a clear coating that might work well
for protecting antennas in harsh environments.

73, Chuck

Eric Gustafson wrote:
> One caveat for use of this stuff to prevent rusting of tower and
> guy components is that it is UV sensitive.  So it should probably
> be overpainted with a fairly opaque paint after application.
> 73, Eric  N7CL
To: <>
> >Date: Thu, 18 Nov 1999 18:58:07 -0500
> >From: Chuck Hartley <>
> >
> >Just thought I'd add another source of rust restoration /
> >prevention products.  Like several others, I know of it from the
> >automotive repair application.
> >
> >
> >
> >73, Chuck / KM3V

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