hot-dip galvanizing

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hot-dip galvanizing

A protective coating applied to ferrous metal by dipping in a bath of molten zinc.
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The product provides a good exterior finish, similar to that of a marine-type protective coating, and can be easily applied over galvanized steel both on and off-site.
The photo at left shows a gory example of what may happen when the zinc on galvanized steel breaks down: The galvanized "hat bracket" in the foreground has suffered fatal corrosion.
Wu Lin-mao, president of Yieh Phui, said galvanized steel is being used for computer cases as well as servers, helping the maker build closer ties with globally-leading firms as Hon Hai Precision Industry Co.
Prices of the benchmark galvanized steel sheet product went up to 100 yen per kg in 2006 from the 40 yen range in 2000 due partly to increased demand in China and hikes in prices of natural resources as a whole.
The new line, to be established at an estimated cost of $240 million, will have an annual manufacturing capacity of 540,000 short tons of galvanized steel sheet.
Additionally, the board cited testimony stating that in the industry, galvanized steel piping is frequently used with nongalvanized fittings.
This article will describe those properties and compare them to galvanized steel, another commonly used combination of metals used for ammonia heat exchangers, to clearly show "The Aluminum Advantage ".
Scoreboard cabinets are made of 18-gauge galvanized steel.
3 million of galvanized steel is expected to save on future maintenance costs since the color will prevent the need for repainting.
Wrapped in a skin of galvanized steel (metal cladding is still a comparative rarity in Portugal), this elevated, floating volume forms a kind of framing device for the entire site and establishes a basic language of elongated volumes precisely incised by long horizontal slashes of glazing.
Other standard features include easy access to circuit breakers and electrical panel, AM/ FM stereo with eight speakers, galvanized steel stepwell and stepwell lighting, in-house undercoating with warranty, front-end alignment, super cooling package, 30" electric double door, track seating, and more.