E-ONE A Major Fire Apparatus Manufacturer To Use ECK ® Coating To Prevent Dissimilar Metal Corrosion On All New Fire Truck Builds

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E-One a leading manufacturer of emergency apparatus headquartered in Ocala Florida has implemented the use of the patented ECK ® corrosion coating. ECK ® (Electrolysis, Corrosion, Kontrol) developed by the Van Nay Corporation, was invented and patented to prevent dissimilar metal corrosion of any dissimilar metals.

We are committed to providing our customers with the best fire apparatus units in the industry. Preventing electrolysis and galvanic corrosion with the ECK ® coating will be a value added benefit for our customers

One a leading manufacturer of emergency apparatus headquartered in Ocala Florida has implemented the use of the patented ECK ® corrosion coating. ECK ® (Electrolysis, Corrosion, Kontrol) developed by the Van Nay Corporation, was invented and patented to prevent dissimilar metal corrosion of any dissimilar metals

"ECK ® is used by most of the world class emergency apparatus manufacturers to prevent the natural corrosive reaction when stainless steel hardware is used to assemble aluminum", said Richard Nay Sr. Van Nay's President.

E-One along with their paint coatings supplier tested the ECK ® coating using industry standard salt spray ASTM-B-117 laboratory methods. "We were delighted with the results showing that the ECK ® coating prevented the dissimilar metal corrosion reaction using stainless steel hinges along with our aluminum compartment doors", said Rick Reed, E-One's Paint Shop Superintendent.

Mike Tomasetti, Director of Engineering said "We are committed to providing our customers with the best fire apparatus units in the industry. Preventing electrolysis and galvanic corrosion with the ECK ® coating will be a value added benefit for our customers".

ECK ® is both sold direct by the Van Nay Corporation and is also distributed by Austin Hardware, Powerbrace Corporation in the US and POMAR Hardware in Canada.

Technical data and other helpful information can be found at http://www.vannay.com

Contact:
Richard Nay Sr., President
Van Nay, LLC.
(847) 931-7899

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