Skip to Main Content


This article focuses on the various coatings used on Department of Defense (DoD) systems. The coatings include electroplated coatings; conversion coatings; supplemental oils, waxes, lubricants; organic paint coatings; and other finishes such as vacuum deposits, mechanical plating, thermal spray coatings, and hot-dip coatings. The article also tabulates test requirements and time to failure of the coatings.

You do not currently have access to this chapter.
Don't already have an account? Register

Joseph T. Menke, 2006. "Military Coatings", Corrosion: Environments and Industries, Stephen D. Cramer, Bernard S. Covino, Jr.

Download citation file:

Close Modal
This Feature Is Available To Subscribers Only

Sign In or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal