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Best answer Thicker coating People also ask What is Zmax galvanized steel? (ZMAX is our branded name for continuous hot-dip galvanized steel with a G185 specification that provides more than three times the zinc of the industry standard G60 galv

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  • What is Zmax® galvanized steel?

  • (ZMAX is our branded name for continuous hot-dip galvanized steel with a G185 specification that provides more than three times the zinc of the industry standard G60 galvanized coating.)

  • What is the corrosion resistance of powder coat over Zmax®?

  • Products with a powder-coat finish over a ZMAX base have the same level of corrosion resistance. * Bright fasteners may be used with ZMAX or HDG connectors where low corrosion resistance is allowed. Products are hot-dip galvanized after fabrication (14 ga. and thicker).

  • What is the difference between hot-dip galvanized and ZMAX?

  • ZMAX is a thicker coating (galvanized per ASTM A653 with a G185 coating) than the standard hot-dip galvanized coating (galvanized per ASTM A653 with a G90 coating). This thicker coating is available on select Simpson Strong-Tie connectors.

  • Why use Zmax?

  • Take a minute and use zMAX. It’s that easy! For auto, home and shop, zMAX has products for all of your engines, tools, equipment and more.

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