DS 65 will help you select the wire product which will best serve your requirements for atmospheric corrosion protection. The report presents the results of 32 years of exposure of specimens representing:
Unfabricated Wires (bare copper-bearing steel; zinc-coated steel wire; aluminum-coated steel wire; aluminum-coated steel wire) and
Fabricated Wire Products (farm-field fence fabric; barbed wire; chain-link fence fabric; high-strength strand; aluminum conductors; steel reinforced).
Includes color photographs of each specimen.
Atmospheric Corrosion Investigation of Aluminum-Coated, Zinc-Coated, and Copper-Bearing Steel Wire and Wire Products: A Thirty-Two Year Report (Revision of STP 585A)