Material Compatibility


Material Compatibility



MATERIAL

Rivet

Aluminium

AL/ZN Coated Steel

Zinc Coated Steel

Stainless Steel

Copper

Brass  

Aluminium

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

Steel Z/P

NO

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

Nickel Copper

NO

NO

NO

YES

YES

YES

Stainless Steel

YES

YES

YES

Copper

NO

NO

NO

YES

YES

YES


YESNO

Compatible


Incompatible. Must not be in contact


Compatible in rural and mild environments. Some corrosion may occur in marine/industrial environments. Painting both metal would reduce reaction.


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