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IS : 151 - 1985

(Reaffirmed 2005 ) ( Reaffirmed 2000)

Edition 2.1 (1988-10)

Indian Standard
SPECIFICATION FOR READY MIXED PAINT, SPRAYING, FINISHING, STOVING, ENAMEL, FOR GENERAL PURPOSES, COLOUR AS REQUIRED
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( First Revision )
(Incorporating Amendment No. 1)

UDC 667.634.3 : 667.648 : 8

BIS 2002 BUREAU OF


MANAK BHAVAN , 9 BAHADUR SHAH ZAFAR MARG NEW DELHI 110002

INDIAN

STANDARDS

Price Group 2

IS : 151 - 1985

Indian Standard
SPECIFICATION FOR READY MIXED PAINT, SPRAYING, FINISHING, STOVING, ENAMEL, FOR GENERAL PURPOSES, COLOUR AS REQUIRED

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Paints and Allied Products Sectional Committee, CDC 8
Chairman SHRI T. K. S. MANI Members SHRI L. K. AGRAWAL Central Building Research Institute (CSIR), Roorkee SHRI R. S. SRIVASTAVA ( Alternate ) SHRI BALJIT SINGH Bhagsons Paint Industries (India), New Delhi SHRI HARDIP SINGH ( Alternate ) SHRI K. M. BANERJEE National Test House, Calcutta SHRI V. M. BAVDEKAR Asian Paints (India) Ltd, Bombay SHRI J. B. JAIN ( Alternate ) DR P. K. BHANDARI Shalimar Paints Ltd, Calcutta SHRI S. BHATTACHARYYA IEL Limited, Calcutta SHRI G. N. TEWARI ( Alternate ) SHRI N. S. BIRDIE Shri Ram Test House, Delhi SHRI C. P. SHARDA ( Alternate ) SHRI S. K. BASU Directorate General of Supplies and Disposal (Inspection Wing), New Delhi SHRI D. S. CHOWDHURY ( Alternate ) DR S. CHANDRA Oil Technologists Association of India, Kanpur SHRI M. S. SAXENA ( Alternate ) SHRI A. K. CAPRIHAN Indian Aluminium Co Ltd, Calcutta SHRI P. G. SULE ( Alternate ) SHRI A. S. DHINGRA All India Small Scale Paint and Allied Industries Association, Bombay ( Continued on page 2 ) BIS 2002 BUREAU OF INDIAN STANDARDS This publication is protected under the Indian Copyright Act (XIV of 1957) and reproduction in whole or in part by any means except with written permission of the publisher shall be deemed to be an infringement of copyright under the said Act. Representing Addisons Paints and Chemicals Ltd, Madras

IS : 151 - 1985
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DIRECTOR (EIC) Export Inspection Council of India, Calcutta JOINT DIRECTOR (CHEM) Railway Board CHEMIST AND METALLURGIST-I ( Alternate ) SHRI P. R. MALHAN Development Commissioner (Small scale Industries), New Delhi SHRI R. MUKHOPADHYAY ( Alternate ) SHRI D. KACHCHAP Heavy Machine Building Plant, Heavy Engineering Co Ltd, Ranchi SHRI D. P. MUKHERJEE ( Alternate ) SHRI R. D. KAWATRA Directorate General of Technical Development, New Delhi CAPT S. B. KUNDARGI The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd, Bombay SHRI A. C. DMELLO ( Alternate ) SHRI ALOK MATHUR Indian Paint Association, Calcutta SHRI M. M. GHOSH ( Alternate ) SHRI V. MULLOTH Goodlass Nerolac Paints Ltd, Bombay SHRI S. S. ANAKAIKAR ( Alternate ) SHRI D. RAMAMURTHY Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd, Hyderabad SHRI N. D. GUPTA ( Alternate I ) SHRI S. C. KAUSHIK ( Alternate II ) DR K. L. RATHI Sudarshan Chemical Industries Pvt Ltd, Pune SHRI U. N. LIMAYE ( Alternate ) REPRESENTATIVE Institute of Road Transport, Madras SHRI C. M. KINI ( Alternate ) REPRESENTATIVE Regional Research Laboratory (CSIR), Hyderabad DR M. M. SHIRSALKAR ( Alternate ) SCIENTIFIC ADVISER TO THE CHIEF Naval Headquarters (Ministry of Defence) OF THE NAVAL STAFF SHRI R. R. SEQUEIRA Garware Paints Ltd, Bombay DR P. G. CHAUDHARI ( Alternate ) SHRI J. P. SHUKLA Ministry of Defence (DIG) SHRI S. S. KATIYAR ( Alternate ) SHRI P. B. VIJAY Central Public Works Department, New Delhi SURVEYOR OF WORKS ( Alternate ) SHRI SATISH CHANDER, Director General, ISI ( Ex-officio Member ) Director (Chem) Secretary SHRI S. ARAVAMUDHAN Joint Director (Chem), ISI

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IS : 151 - 1985

Indian Standard
SPECIFICATION FOR READY MIXED PAINT, SPRAYING FINISHING, STOVING, ENAMEL, FOR GENERAL PURPOSES, COLOUR AS REQUIRED

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( First Revision )
0. F O R E W O R D 0.1 This Indian Standard (First Revision) was adopted by the Indian Standards Institution on 31 December 1985, after the draft finalized by the Paints and Allied Products Sectional Committee had been approved by the Chemical Division Council. 0.2 This Indian Standard was first published in 1950. The revision has been taken up based on the experience of using this standard. In this revision a requirement for suitability of thinning has been added. The requirement on lead restriction has been made as an agreement between the buyer and the seller for such shades which can not be made without the usage of lead pigments. Besides requirements with respect to stoving schedule has been modified. The requirements for spreading rate and covering power has been replaced by a requirement for wet opacity. 0.3 This edition 2.1 incorporates Amendment No. 1 (October 1988). Side bar indicates modification of the text as the result of incorporation of the amendments. 0.4 For the purpose of deciding whether a particular requirement of this standard is complied with, the final value, observed or calculated, expressing the result of a test or analysis, shall be rounded off in accordance with IS : 2-1960*. The number of significant places retained in the rounded off value should be the same as that of the specified value in this standard. 1. SCOPE
1.1 This standard prescribes requirements and the methods of sampling and test for ready mixed paint, spraying, finishing, stoving, enamel, for general purposes, colour as required. 1.2 The material is used for the protection and decoration of metal parts of apparatus, equipment, machines, etc, and is normally applied as a painting system over the appropriate priming and undercoating paints.
*Rules for rounding off numerical values ( revised ).

IS : 151 - 1985 2. TERMINOLOGY


2.1 For the purpose of this standard, the definitions given in IS : 1303-1983* and 2 of IS : 101-1964 shall apply.

3. REQUIREMENTS
3.1 Composition The material shall be of such a composition as to satisfy the requirements of this standard. 3.1.1 Clause deleted 3.1.2 The composition of the material shall be subject to lead restriction as defined under 2.1.4 of IS : 101-1964 and determined as prescribed under 28 of the same standard.
NOTE The usage of lead pigments shall be as agreed to between the buyer and the seller for such shades which may not be able to be made without lead pigments.

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3.2 Suitability for Thinning The material shall be suitable for application by spraying when thinned with suitable solvent, compatible with the material. 3.3 The material shall also conform to the requirements given in Table 1.

4. PACKING AND MARKING


4.1 Packing Unless otherwise agreed to between the purchaser and the supplier, the paint shall be packed in metal containers ( see IS : 1407-1980 or IS : 2552-1979 ). 4.2 Marking The container shall be marked with the following information: a) Name and colour of the material; b) Manufacturers name and his recognized trade-mark, if any; c) Volume in litre of the material; d) Batch No. or lot No. in code or otherwise; and e) Month and year of manufacture. 4.2.1 The containers may also be marked with the ISI Certification Mark.

*Glossary of terms relating to paints ( second revision ). Methods of test for ready mixed paints and enamels ( second revision ). Specification for round paint tins ( second revision ). Specification for steel drums (galvanized or ungalvanized) ( second revision ).

IS : 151 - 1985
NOTE The use of the ISI Certification Mark is governed by the provisions of the Indian Standards Institution (Certification Marks) Act and the Rules and Regulations made thereunder. The ISI Mark on products covered by an Indian Standard conveys the assurance that they have been produced to comply with the requirements of that standard under a well-defined system of inspection, testing, and quality control which is devised and supervised by ISI and operated by the producer. ISI marked products are also continuously checked by ISI for conformity to that standard as a further safeguard. Details of conditions, under which a licence for the use of the ISI Certification Mark may be granted to manufacturers or processors may obtained from the Indian Standards Institution.

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4.3 Other details of packing and marking shall be in accordance with the instructions given by the purchaser.

5. SAMPLING
5.1 Representative samples of the material shall be drawn and prepared as prescribed in IS : 101 (Part 1/Sec 1)-1985*. 5.2 Criteria for Conformity A lot shall be declared as conforming to the requirements of this standard if the test results on the composite sample satisfy the requirements prescribed under 4.

6. TEST METHODS
6.1 Tests shall be conducted as prescribed in IS : 101-1964*. Reference to relevant clauses of that standard is given in col 4 of Table 1. 6.1.1 For match against IS Colour, IS : 5-1978 shall be used. 6.2 Quality of Reagents Unless specified otherwise pure chemicals and distilled water ( see IS : 1070-1977 ) shall be employed in tests.
NOTE Pure chemicals shall mean chemicals that do not contain impurities which affect the results of analysis.

6.3 The stoving temperature and time shall be 150C and not more than 20 minutes for dark colours, and 120C and more than 1 hour for light colours.

*Methods of sampling and test for paints, varnishes and related products: Part 1 Tests on liquid paints (general and physical), Section 1 Sampling ( third revision ). Specification for colours for ready mixed paints and enamels ( third revision ). Specification for water for general laboratory use ( second revision ).

IS : 151 - 1985
TABLE 1 REQUIREMENTS FOR READY MIXED PAINT, SPRAYING, FINISHING, STOVING, ENAMEL, FOR GENERAL PURPOSES COLOUR AS REQUIRED ( Clause 3.3 ) SL NO. (1) CHARACTERISTIC REQUIREMENT REFERENCE TO CLAUSE NO. IN IS : 101-1964* (4) 7.4 2.1.9, 7.1, 7.2 and 7.3.2 7.5 2.1.13 and 10 11 12 13 14 15.1 16 17 18 24 2.1, 14 and 25 31

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(2)

(3) Smooth and uniform Dark colours stoved at 150C, not more than 20 minutes; light and pale colours stoved at 120C, not more than 1 hour Smooth and glossy Not less than 90 percent of the approved sample Close match to the specified IS colour, or to the approved samples where IS colour is not specified Not inferior sample to 0.3 0.5 No such scratch as to show the bare metal No visible damage or detachment film Scratches free from jagged edges No signs of breakdown or corrosion Not below 30C Within 3 percent of the approved sample Not less than one year from the date of manufacture the approved

i) Consistency ii) Drying time: Hard dry iii) Finish iv) Wet opacity v) Colour vi) Fastness to light vii) Residue on sieve, percent, Max viii) Water content, percent, Max ix) Scratch hardness x) Flexibility adhesion xi) Stripping test xii) Protection against corrosion xiii) Flash point xiv) Mass in kg/10 litres xv) Keeping properties and

*Methods of test for ready mixed paints and enamels ( second revision ). These tests shall be carried out on stoved films after keeping them for 24 hours at room temperature.

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RMPs Enamels and Adjuncts Subcommittee, CDC 8 : 7


Convener DR P. K. BHANDARI Members Representing Shalimar Paints Ltd, Calcutta

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ADDITIONAL DIRECTOR (MET) Railway Board CHEMIST AND METALLURGIST ( Alternate ) SHRI S. K. ASTHANA Ministry of Defence (DGI) SHRI P. K. MAJUMDAR ( Alternate ) SHRI K. M. BANERJEE National Test House, Calcutta SHRI A. N. RAICHOUDHURY ( Alternate ) SHRI D. S. CHOWDHURY Directorate General of Supplies and Disposals (Inspection Wing), New Delhi SHRI S. K. BASU ( Alternate ) SHRI S. S. DHINGRA U. K. Paint Industries, Amritsar SHRI T. K. S. MANI Addisons Paints & Chemicals Ltd, Madras SHRI T. K. VISWANATHAN ( Alternate ) SHRI G. S. SACHDEVA Kohinoor Paints Pvt Ltd, Amritsar SHRI K. S. SACHDEVA ( Alternate ) SHRI RABIN SARKAR Indian Paint Association, Calcutta DR A. B. GERSAPPE ( Alternate )

INTERNATIONAL SYSTEM OF UNITS (SI UNITS)


Base Units Quantity Length Mass Time Electric current Thermodynamic temperature Luminous intensity Amount of substance Supplementary Units Quantity Plane angle Solid angle Derived Units Quantity Force Energy Power Flux Flux density Frequency Electric conductance Electromotive force Pressure, stress Unit newton joule watt weber tesla hertz siemens volt pascal Symbol N J W Wb T Hz S V Pa Definition 1 N 1 J 1 W 1 T 1 S 1 V
2 = 1 Kg.m/s

Unit metre kilogram second ampere kelvin candela mole

Symbol m kg s A K cd mol
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Unit radian steradian

Symbol rad sr

= 1 N.m = 1 J/s = 1 Wb/m2 = 1 A/V = 1 W/A

1 Wb = 1 V.S
1 1 Hz = 1 c/s (s )

1 Pa = 1 N/m2

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