surface burning


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surface burning

[′sər·fəs ‚bərn·iŋ]
(chemical engineering)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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* UL 723, Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials; and
All Traffic Lite Protective Wallcoverings are fire-rated for Surface Burning Characteristics and meet national building code standards.
"As the lights were baking me, I was looking at myself in the reflective surface burning my eyeballs," says the Pearl Harbor star.
In addition, they are classified for fire resistance (Type X), surface burning characteristics and non- combustibility.
The vegetation that is watered by the precipitants shows signs of surface burning. The burning is caused by acid.
Surface burning in some areas will provide contrast, shading, and stars and stripes for the flag.
Extensive cone calorimeter testing was used to further determine the Btu heat release, and tunnel testing was used to determine the surface burning characteristics of the Fiberock panels.
ASTM E 84 Test method for surface burning characteristics of building materials