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Galvanizing & Galvannealing for Beginners

Posted by Andy Mulkerin on Jan 6, 2017 2:59:43 PM

When deciding on which steel to spec for your next project, you may want to look at either galvanized or galvannealed steel. While not appropriate for many applications, if you’re considering an external application where rust is a factor, galvanized and/or galvannealed merit consideration.  It’s important to understand the uses of each as well as the differences. Both provide significant rust and corrosion protection, but there are material differences between the two types of zinc coated steel that should be understood.  

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Topics: alloy, anneal, corrosion, elements, Galvanize & Galvanneal, galvanized, galvanizing, galvannealed, galvannealing, procurement, sheet metal, weldability, zinc, zinc coating

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