why are the decks of russian ships red?
by ryan white january 13, 2020
the decks of the russian ships are painted with a “red lead” rustproofing/anti-corrosive paint. many nations do this but then topcoat the red lead paint with grey paint for a uniform color. gray paint is a very effective means to keep a warship from being spotted in a wide variety of situations. however, the russians just leave the red lead exposed. anti-cor...