Why does the galvanized coating thickness depend on the steel thickness? The hot-dip galvanized coating is an intermetallic layer of iron and zinc, meaning the zinc and iron react and diffuse into one another to create
How much does galvanizing cost? To compare the cost of hot-dip galvanizing to other protective coatings, please visit http://www.galvanizingcost.com. To get prices for galvanizing from galvanizers in
How is zinc added to the galvanizing kettle?
What does the cold galvanizing process consist of? The term “cold galvanizing” is more of a marketing term than an actual process. Cold galvanizing is simply painting a piece of steel with zinc-rich
How long does it take to convert Chromium VI to Chromium III on galvanized steel? Some galvanized steel is dipped into chromium quenches after hot-dip galvanizing. The chromium creates a passivated surface on the galvanized coating that prevents wet storage
Why is lead added to the galvanizing bath?
How can hot-dip steel be dulled or deglared? Some types of steel come out of the kettle with a matte gray finish and others come out of the kettle with a bright and
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Can non-members get technical support from the AGA? One of the benefits of being a member of the American Galvanizers Association (AGA) for galvanizers is free unlimited technical support. The AGA technical staff
Can 4130 steel be successfully galvanized? 4130 steel is a chromoly steel. Steels of this chemistry have presented some adherence problems in the past when galvanized. The galvanized coating developed in some