Evaluating Corrosion Inhibition Ability of Orange Colored Film Packaged Through Pak Sak Industries

Background: Glen Huizenga/Nichols has interest in the corrosion inhibition ability offered by orange colored film packaged through Pak Sak Industries

Purpose: Evaluate corrosion inhibition ability offered by orange colored film packaged through Pak Sak Industries

Method: Razor Blade Test

VIA Test

Materials: Razor Blade Test Kit

VIA Test Kit

Procedure: The above tests were performed according to standard procedures for each.

Results:

Razor Blade Test

Material

Panel #1

Panel #2

Panel #3

Orange colored film packaged through Pak Sak Industries

Fail

Fail

Fail

Cortec VpCI-126 Film*

Pass

Pass

Pass

Control

Fail

Fail

Fail

*Typical results for Cortec VpCI-126 film.

VIA Test

Material

Panel #1

Panel #2

Panel #3

Orange colored film packaged through Pak Sak Industries

Grade 0

Grade 0

Grade 0

Cortec VpCI-126 Film

Grade 3

Grade 3

Grade 3

Control

Fail

Fail

Fail

*Typical results for Cortec VpCI-126 film.

VIA Test Grades

 

 

Conclusion:

    1. Orange colored film packaged through Pak Sak Industries doesn’t provide contact corrosion protection.
    2. Orange colored film packaged through Pak Sak Industries doesn’t provide vapor corrosion protection.

Project #: 02-026-1125

Time Spent on Project: 2 hours

To: Glen Huizenga/Nichols

For: Donald Pave/Tennant Company

From: Bob Berg

Date: 2/11/02

cc: Boris Miksic

Art Ahlbrecht

Bob Boyle

Rita Kharshan

Christophe Chandler

Cliff Cracauer

Vanessa Schultz