Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Base Coat

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1100

n (1) All plaster applied before the finish coat; may be a single coat or a scratch coat and a brown coat. (2) The first coat applied to a surface, as paint; a prime coat. (3) An initial coat applied to a wood surface before staining or otherwise finishing it.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA