- Author : G.S. Cole
- Release Date : 22 February 2013
- Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
- Genre : Technology & Engineering
- Pages : 582 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780128089576
Download or read book entitled Corrosion prevention of magnesium alloys by author: G.S. Cole which was release on 22 February 2013 and published by Elsevier Inc. Chapters with total page 582 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This chapter discusses magnesium corrosion with particular reference to how magnesium automotive components, exposed to the automotive corrosion environment, can be protected and provide durable function. The chapter introduces the four types of corrosion that occur with automotive magnesium alloy components. The major focus is on the galvanic events associated with manufacturing and fastening between magnesium components and the steel/aluminum structures used in automotive construction. Examples of new applications, taken from the literature, are discussed with details of the protective modalities that were developed to ensure long-term vehicle durability.