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RE: [Distillers] Re: Galvaniized zinc steel flange

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  • Robert Stam
    Much obliged Randy. Cheers, Rob ... From: CornFed (Randy) [mailto:cornfed15@hotmail.com] Sent: Saturday, 1 February 2003 11:02 To:
    Message 1 of 19 , Feb 2, 2003
      Much obliged Randy.
       
      Cheers, Rob
      -----Original Message-----
      From: CornFed (Randy) <cornfed15@...> [mailto:cornfed15@...]
      Sent: Saturday, 1 February 2003 11:02
      To: Distillers@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [Distillers] Re: Galvaniized zinc steel flange

      if you can't find the flanges locally you can always order from these
      people.  http://www.mcmaster.com/ 

      --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "mwmccaw <mikemccaw@e...>"
      <mikemccaw@e...> wrote:
      >
      > Try a marine supply house.  They for sure will have brass.
      > Mike
      >
      > --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, Robert Stam <Robert.Stam@b...>
      > wrote:
      > > But where are they used apart from plumbing places? None of the
      > plumbing
      > > supply shops here carry them, only galv. steel.
      > > 
      > > Rob
      > >
      > > -----Original Message-----
      > > From: mwmccaw <mikemccaw@e...> [mailto:mikemccaw@e...]
      > > Sent: Friday, 31 January 2003 13:57
      > > To: Distillers@yahoogroups.com
      > > Subject: [Distillers] Re: Galvaniized zinc steel flange
      > >
      > >
      > > The main reason for avoiding galvanized is that acids from the
      > wash
      > > will dissolve the zinc.  Galvanizing prevents rust in nature, but
      > it
      > > can be dissolved off quite quickly by weak acids, leaving you
      with
      > a
      > > bare iron flange.
      > > Keep looking for a copper or brass one!
      > > Mike
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "Mike Nixon" <mike@s...> wrote:
      > > > And for those who haven't yet looked at that website, it is
      > noted:
      > > Oysters contain more zinc per serving than any other food ....
      and
      > > we all know what oysters do for your libido!
      > > >
      > > > I'm off to get some galvanized flanges as fast as my tottery
      old
      > > legs can take me.  Cheaper than oysters!
      > > >   ----- Original Message -----
      > > >   From: Mike Nixon
      > > >   To: Distillers@yahoogroups.com
      > > >   Sent: Friday, January 31, 2003 1:42 PM
      > > >   Subject: Re: [Distillers] Galvaniized zinc steel flange
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >   Steve (Stevensgang) wrote
      > > >   Subject: RE: [Distillers] Galvaniized zinc steel flange
      > > >
      > > >   No! No! No! do not use galvinized!!                  Bad!
      Bad!
      > > Bad!
      > > >   ==========================
      > > >   Jay asked:
      > > >   why why why?
      > > >   ==========================
      > > >   Steve replied:
      > > >   Well! I believe galvanize has zinc in it. Or some other nasty
      > > metals akin to lead.
      > > >   ==========================
      > > >   If you want the facts about zinc, I recommend
      > > >   http://www.cc.nih.gov/ccc/supplements/zinc.html
      > > <http://www.cc.nih.gov/ccc/supplements/zinc.html>
      > > >
      > > >   Zinc is not particularly toxic and is an essential element in
      > > the growth of all animals and plants.
      > > >   In fact, zinc-deficient animals require 50% more food to gain
      > > the same weight of an animal supplied with adequate amounts of
      > zinc.
      > > >   So if you are feeling a bit run down, maybe galvanized
      flanges
      > > are just the thing you need!
      > > >
      > > >   Mike N
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
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