Senior Research Officer and Program Manager, Industrial Materials Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Boucherville, Province of Québec
Pages: 14 Published: Jan 1992
The ASTM G-84 time-of-wetness sensor was used to study the moisture deposition on the exterior of a large building for an autumn and a winter period. It was possible to detect the presence of all types of moisture deposition and to measure the time-of-wetness at any location on the building. The influence of such parameters as orientation, design, and temperature on the moisture deposition is discussed.
time-of-wetness, TOW, moisture, condensation, atmospheric corrosion, building materials
Paper ID: STP19758S