WHAT TO CONSIDER IN SPECIFYING ZINC COATINGS

Some more detailed aspects for specifying zinc coatings and zinc-coated iron and steel are presented. How to obtain most favorable results with the four most common zinc coating processes, including hot dip galvanizing, zinc electroplating, sherardizing and zinc spraying/metallizing. Several points briefly considered include thread allowance, casting design for finishing, fillets, machining, heat treatments, stress relief, and warpage and distortion.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society for Metals

    Metals Park, OH  USA  44073
  • Authors:
    • Horvick, E W
  • Publication Date: 1970-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 5 p.
  • Serial:
    • Metal Progress
    • Volume: 97
    • Issue Number: 6
    • Publisher: American Society for Metals

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015026
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1972 12:00AM