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Galvanizing Specifications

Quality Galvanizing Means a Long Reliable Service Life

Quality galvanizing is the key to quality performance. Attention to details is intrinsic to every area of our operations. Every employee at every level of our company is a “quality control inspector” dedicated to maintaining an exceptional level of service and response. Every shipment that leaves our plants must not only meet all applicable industry standards but must also pass our own stringent internal guidelines based on an unwavering focus on our customers.

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ASTM Standards Relating to Hot-Dip Galvanizing Metals

A 123/A
123M-02
Specification for Zinc Hot-Dip Galvanized Coatings in Iron and Steel Products
A 143-74
143A-03
Practice for Safeguarding Against Embrittlement of Hot-Dip Galvanized Structural Steel Products and Procedure for Detecting Embrittlement
A 153/A 153M-03 Specification for Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel Hardware
A 384-A 384M-02 Practice for Safeguarding Against Warpage and Distortion During Hot-Dip Galvanizing of Steel Assemblies
A 385-03 Practice for Providing High-Quality Zinc Coatings (Hot-Dip)
A 767/A 767M-006 Specification for Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Steel Bars for Concrete Reinforcement
A 780-001 Practice for Repair of Damaged and Uncoated Areas of Hot-Dip Galvanized Coatings
B 6-00 Specification for Zinc
D 6386-99 Practice for Preparation of Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coated Iron and Steel Product and Hardware Surfaces for Painting
E 376-03 Practices for Measuring Coating Thickness by Magnetic-Field or Eddy-Current (Electromagnetic) Test Methods

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