1.1 This guide describes eight methods of treating new zinc-coated (galvanized) surfaces produced by either the hot-dip method or by electroplating. This practice covers surfaces that have not been treated previously at the mill to provide temporary protection against staining by moisture other than by easily removed protective oils (see Appendix X1).
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