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Manufactured with quality BlueScope GALVABOND® coil, MECSPEC-GAL® offers a versatile alternative to imported products. Rolled to length and made with 300 grade steel, MECSPEC-GAL™ Pipe is hot-dipped zinc coated with a spangled surface.
Manufactured to AS 1450 standard, MECSPEC-GAL™ Pipe is suitable for general purpose mechanical applications, including; bench frames, box trailers, playgrounds, gym equipment, handrails, agricultural applications and more.
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Achieving a minimum zinc coating thickness of 19 micron per side and is equivalent to ZB135/135 coating class as per AS/NZS 4792.
Coating has a spangled appearance and has a consistent and uniform thickness. Coating performance is guaranteed to maintain adhesion at a minimum 1t bend radius (180° bend along L-axis).
Extra-long term durability may be achieved when exposed to a low atmospheric corrosive environment.
The weight of the zinc coating provides medium term durability in medium to high atmospheric corrosive environments, such as protected coastal locations where surfaces are rain-washed to rinse off salt.
Refer to AS/NZS2312.2 for further details.
BlueScope steel coil to AS1397 confers guaranteed zinc-coating performance and steel weldability to group number 5, as per AS/NZS 1554.1.
Additional care is warranted when welding pre-galvanized zinc coatings to manage fume exposure and weld quality.
Refer Weld Australia (formerly WTIA) Technical Notes: TN 07 Health and Safety in Welding and TGN-BC-03 Welding of Mill Applied Galv Steel Sections.
Orrcon Steel’s MECSPEC-GAL® Pipe and Tube is suitable for general purpose mechanical applications.
- Agricultural applications
- Portable ramps
- Fencing and gates
- Sign posts and road furniture
- Traffic and pedestrian control
- Playground and gym equipment
- Park benches
- Bench frames
- Box trailers
- Vehicle jacks
- Wheel barrows and trolleys
- Aerial and antenna supports
- Letter boxes