Aluminum Fishing Oxygen Regulator Failure, Galvanic Corrosion

WEBPAGE UPDATED                               Friday  January 7, 2022  MANY DIFFERENT BRANDS OF CLICK-STYLE ALUMINUM BODY OXYGEN REGULATORS SOLD IN AMERICA TO FISHERMEN ARE “MADE IN CHINA” and “MADE IN MEXICO.” MANY CONTAIN INTERNAL COMPONENTS MADE WITH ZINC. ZINC IS A WELL KNOWN INEXPENSIVE “SACRIFICIAL METAL” USED IN MARINE ENVIRONMENTS NECAUSE ZINC IS QUICKLY ATTACKED AND DESTROYED BY GALVANIC … Continue reading Aluminum Fishing Oxygen Regulator Failure, Galvanic Corrosion