MODUK - DEF STAN 21-005
Code of Practice for Protective Finishes
|Publication Date:||1 April 2000|
This NES outlines the principal types and causes of corrosion found in Naval Equipment and recommends procedures or processes to be applied in order to provide adequate protection.
Design features which assist in preventing the formation of corrosion are highlighted and suitable protective finishes for the majority of the metals commonly used by MOD(PE) are listed.
Process and procedure details which are to be adopted in order to provide corrosion protection are contained in drawings related to and supporting this NES.
These Process Drawings are available primarily as 35 millimetre microfilm aperture cards. Hard copy will be issued only when absolutely necessary.
The Process Drawings will not be distributed automatically but may be obtained by written application to Procurement Executive, Ministry of Defence, Director General Submarines, Section SM832a, Foxhill, Bath, Avon, BA1 5AB (Tel: Bath 0225-882455).
Proposals to use any finish other than those contained in this NES are to be submitted to the relevant Project Manager for prior approval and possible inclusion in this NES.