Addresses the need for quality application of coatings to the interior surfaces of rail tank cars transporting molten sulfur. Surface preparation; selection and application of coating materials; inspection of the completed coating system; and testing using adequate, readily available instruments are covered. Provides guidelines to the builder, owner, shipper, and all those involved in the production and use of rail tank cars intended for the transport of molten sulfur. PRINTED HARD COPIES REQUIRE A MINIMUM OF 7-10 DAYS FOR PROCESSING BEFORE SHIPPING.
Key words: coatings, surface finish, rail cars.