tower bracing on the floor as it's being unloaded at the galvanizing point.
braces being hung by the overhead conveyer in preparation for the pickling
prior to hot-dip treatment.
pickling tanks used to prepare the steel members for galvanizing. This series of
baths cleanses the steel from rust, paint and excess mill oil left on the steelfrom
"keys" the steel properly for immersion in molten zinc.
Sulfuric Acid rinse bath, immediatly following the Sodium Hydroxide bath to
the steel completly from acid residue.
of the dip tanks used - 12' long x 3 1/2' wide x 5' deep.
A second galvanizing tank used, measuring 8' long x 3 1/2' wide x 4' deep.
tower components - inspected, banded, and ready to ship.