Protective Coatings Application - Unit 3.5.2: Heaters

Objective: To understand the types and methods of heaters to be used in the protective coatings application industry.

  • The protective coatings applicator will certainly use or work with heaters some time in preparation and coatings activities.
  • Contract specifications usually specify a minimum temperature for coating application.
  • Temperature has a major effect on cure, over coating paint times in particular high performance coatings.