What is Corrosion?

Corrosion Causes

  • Salt-saturated air and salt spray from oceans
  • High humidity
  • Condensation caused by morning dew
  • Sunlight
  • Temperature variations
  • Fungus, bacteria, microbes, plant sap, and mildew
  • Dust, hail, lightning, gravel impact, abrasion, and high-pressure spray
  • Poor surface preparation
  • Bad maintenance
  • Road salt
  • Vehicle exhaust
Eight Most Commony Types of Corrosion

Corrosion Types

Crevice Corrosion

Examples of Corrosion
Four Corrosion Examples

Erosion Corrosion

Galvanic/Bimetallic Corrosion

Intergranular Corrosion

Pitting/Filiform Corrosion

Selective Leaching

Stress Corrosion Cracking

Uniform Corrosion

Best Places to Find Corrosion

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