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What are effective anti-corrosion coatings for high carbon steel springs?

Rubber substances are your likely solution. Silicone caulk would be an accessible, but labor-intensive choice with exceptional elongation capabilities. It tends to be thick; rather than thinning it, a ...
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What are effective anti-corrosion coatings for high carbon steel springs?

Tramp springs take a beating. You need decent thickness and a hard coating. Nickel seems to be the common choice. For high-end tramps, I guess you would spec an electroless nickel coating over electro ...
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What are effective anti-corrosion coatings for high carbon steel springs?

You need a paint that is incompletely polymerized, so it acts like rubber. You can find such paint in hardware stores- it is used to dip-coat tool handles. Its cheapest composition is plasticized ...
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