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How to Specify the Best Possible Tower Paint

by Kendall Smith, Induron Power Market Manager

You know you need a really great and unique coating. The coating  has to be applied by guys who have climbed to the top of your high-voltage electric transmission towers, which may even be energized, and perform surface preparation and coatings application while climbing the structure (very high degree of difficulty and dangerous).

Since SSPC-SP2 Hand Tool Cleaning is often the only practical and cost-effective method of surface preparation, your coating must have excellent surface wetting and penetration of rusted substrates and good adhesion to galvanized steel, as well as rusty carbon steel. Continue reading How to Specify the Best Possible Tower Paint