To: "'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'" <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Subject: RE: HSS downspout
From: Mark Pemberton <Markp(--nospam--at)lbdg.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2001 14:41:43 -0800
What about hot-dipped galvanizing it?
From: Conrad Guymon [mailto:conrad(--nospam--at)karren.com]
Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2001 1:00 PM
Subject: Re: HSS downspout
Is it also acting as a structural column? If so, I would say yes. If not,
just understand that the runoff will leave rust stains on the drainage
surface, and the HSS will not have the same lifespan that it would if you
used a galvanized insert.
> Is it necessary to use galvanized inserts when
> using an HSS as a downspout for a canopy?
> Mark Pemberton, P.E..