METAL PROPERTIES, CHAR, USES, AND CODES - OD1643 - LESSON 1/TASK 1
Zinc can be cast, cold-worked (extruded),
machined, and welded.
The use of zinc die castings in continuous
contact with steam is not recommended.
This task described the processes for identifying the physical and
mechanical properties of various metals, and provided an explanation
of the various categories of metals. It also served to provide the
basis for the next task, which will describe the processes for
identifying the physical and mechanical properties of various metals,
and bench grinder to identify various metals.