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galvanize

[′gal·və‚nīz]
(metallurgy)
To deposit zinc on the surface of iron or steel by the processes of hot dipping, sherardizing, or sometimes electroplating.

galvanize

To coat steel or iron with zinc, as, for example, by immersing it in a bath of molten zinc.
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She like a galvanized corpse out of some Hoffman's Tale--he the preacher of feminist gospel for all the world, and a super- revolutionist besides
Her rigidity was frightful, like the rigor of a corpse galvanized into harsh speech and glittering stare by the force of murderous hate.
AHMSA and Lamina y Placa de Monterrey (LPM), a subsidiary of Grupo Villacero, will join forces for the production and sale of galvanized and pre-painted steel.
Dipped Galvanized, MCED #DF2W2, Joslyn #J1074, Chance #6812; 118-0515 Shoe, 3/0, 556 ACSR, Swingaway, Aluminum Straight Line, Fargo #GD-965A; 118-5065 Insulator, 6 , Suspension, Brown, NS5A1 ; 122-4500 Conduit, 2 , Galvanized, Rigid Steel, 10 Lengths ; 151-6087 Cell, Photo-Electric, 105-305 Volt, Long Life, 20+ Year Expectancy, Ripley 6390L-BK ; etc;
The State Attorney General's office has entered into an agreement with NorWesCo Metal Products in which the company will refrain from misrepresenting to consumers its sheet metal and other galvanized products are "biodegradable" or "degradable" when the products have been galvanized in order to significantly retard the degradation process.
The heavy-gauge galvanized steel frame accepts plumbing, electrical wiring and insulation, thereby eliminating the need for additional light-gauge framing.
Steel Tube will be installing a UV clear coating line for galvanized steel tubing as well as a CNC Sawing System that offers high speed ultra-precision cutting with brush deburring capability.
Based on these results, we can conclude that the coating galvanized at the temperature 535[degrees]C consists of the mixture of [delta] and [zeta] -phases in the first quarter of its thickness close to the steel base and further of the pure [zeta]-phase.
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.
The service-life chart provided shows the estimated service-life of hotdip galvanized coatings in a variety of environments.