Here you will see a quick run down on what some of the features are per the different types of material.
As you already know, the type of material is crucial for your project as you need something that will be suitable and will last along time.
Once you know what material you are after, this will help to decide other factors within your project as well.
|Material||Pre-Galvanised Steel||Aluzinc||Pre-Galvanised Powder Coated|
|Resistance to Corrosion*||Good corrosion resistance.Required internal liner.Hot baked lacquer can extend life||Excellent corrosion resistance.Recommended internal liver.||Excellent corrosion resistance.Zinc premiered prior to powder coating.Recommended internal liner.|
|Durability||Tough||Tough||Tough. NB: Coating can chip|
|Ageing Properties||Will dull to form silver patina||N/A||N/A|
|Construction||Folded Seams||Folded Seams||Folded Seams|
|Material||Zintec Powder Coated||Corten Planters||Stainless Steel|
|Resistance to Corrosion*||Good resistance to corrosion.Powder coated inside for added protection.||Excellent corrosion resistance.||Excellent resistance for 304.316 for coastal regions.430 suitable for indoor use.Recommended internal liner.|
|Durability||Tough. NB: Coating can chip||Tough||Extremely tough|
|Ageing Properties||N/A||Rust Patina||N/A|
|Construction||Folded Seams or welded||Folded Seams or welded||Folded Seams or Welded|
|Material||Hot Dip Galvanised||Zinc Planters||Copper/Brass Planters|
|Resistance to Corrosion*||Excellent Corrosion ResistancePowder coated inside for added protection.||Excellent Corrosion ResistancePowder coated inside for added protection.||Excellent Corrosion Resistance|
|Durability||Extremely Tough||Soft.Large containers require internal container||Medium|
|Ageing Properties||Will dull to form silver patina||Lead grey/Dark grey patina||Weathered finishes|
|Construction||Welded||Folded Seams||Folded seams or welded|
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