paint chip


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paint chip

- A card showing a color or range of related colors available as paint (especially for walls).
See also related terms for paint.
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Paint chip samples must be submitted along with the official entry form.
Collect paint chip sample cards and use them as notecards for your sewing room.
Paint chip flaws are quite easily touched up by applying suitable paint with the end of a tooth pick or the like, just as the artists do.
They do ecology paint chip repair, bumpers, scratch & swirl repair.
New events Eat this year's show include a Paint Chip Poetry Contest for teens, which encourages contestants to use the poetic names found on paint chips to create a poem about the home or garden.
Thread a paint chip onto the cord and knot around the hole to lock in place.
Paint testing reportedly had to be performed by a certified lead inspector or risk assessor using an XRF analyser to test painted components on a site or another option was to take paint chip samples for laboratory testing.
Laboratory analysis is considered the most accurate method for measuring lead in paint, provided adequate quality assurance (QA) principles are followed and, in the case of paint chip samples, all layers of paint are included, but not substrate material.
Instead, a certified renovator must collect a paint chip sample and send it to a recognized lab to obtain an analysis of any possible lead-based paint.
Spraycraft, which specialises in same-day alloy wheel refurbishment and paint chip repairs, has seen an increase in business over the past few years.
The company offers complete exterior and interior detailing, from paint chip restoration to window tinting to leather repair.
Sampling for suspect lead based paint is typically conducted by one of two methods: the collection of paint chip samples for laboratory analysis, or by real-time, direct-reading instrumentation using an X-ray fluorescence (XRF) instrument.