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Unread 09-27-2010, 07:48 PM   #6826
ClayHill
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Originally Posted by auxierr@bellsouth.net View Post
I am building and the only ash pan I could find was galvanized. Since is is for ash collection only with that be OK?
Zinc melts around 900 deg and vaporizes @1650. Will your ash pan ever reach those temps.........probably not.

Also, some galvanized products contain lead.

I would in all seriousness, stay away from galvanized metal when heat is involved, you just never know.
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