Repairing damaged or uncoated areas of hot-dip galvanized coatings

Although galvanized coatings are highly abrasion resistant, coating damage may occur once the galvanized steel leaves the galvanizer’s facility due to extremely rough handling, installation techniques, or in-service...
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Zinc-Rich Paints

Zinc-rich paint is applied to a clean, dry steel surface by either a brush or spray.  Zinc-rich paints must contain either between 65% to 69% metallic zinc by weight or greater than 92% metallic zinc by weight in th...
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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 paint. There are not tanks or preparation necessary other than the...
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