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Bolts fabricated of stainless steel do not require plating or coating against corrosion, but the metal must be passivated (by acid dip) or preoxidized (by high-temperature preheat) to form an oxide layer on the metal, which will prevent the stainless steel from generating galvanic action in a bolted
However, in today's high-speed and litigious world, better knowledge of how to assemble bolted
joints is needed," Bickford says.
For many years, manual torque wrenches were the primary tool for applying the specified force to bolted
The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced Monday that it will reimburse homeowners who installed foundation bolts in homes that were already bolted
before the Northridge Earthquake.