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What are benefits of aluminum vs galvanized trailers

Jun 04, 2010 · But, in welding aluminum, to much shielding gas will actually allow oxygen to be sucked in under the nozzle, like a venturi or votex type affect. So,..and to keep this thread from becoming one of my "books" When going to do a trailer, I choose carbon steel trailers. Sometimes, I'll take in galvanized. The reason is pretty simple.Steel v. Aluminum Trailers - Boat Talk - Chaparral Boats Mar 14, 2010 · All, I am considering a custom built trailer for my 276 SSX. I live in a fresh water area. I will be keeping the boat on the trailer. It is aluminum, three axles, electric/hydraulic brakes, brakes on on three axles. Rated at 15k pds. What are the advantages and/or disadvantages of an aluminum vs. steel trailers. Obviously the aluminum doesn't rust.