When people go through a modern-day car wash, they want two things, one - a clean, dry car and two - a safe experience without scratching or damaging their vehicle in any way. All of the other bells and whistles are nice, but not as important as the safety features. Quality products and excellent customer service is also expected with every wash package. Car wash systems have come a long way and the technology and materials continue to evolve to provide the ultimate wash experience.
To understand why car washes, use different metals and materials and their importance, this blog will explore the different characteristics of steel and stainless steel and its relevance to the car wash industry, as well as the newest and greatest technology in car wash systems.
Let's dive right in - Steel and stainless steel are metal alloys. They are man-made materials, created by combining two or more metals or non-metals with different properties that are suitable for various functions. To further understand what a metal alloy is, you must first explore the periodic table, which is made up of metals and non-metals. Metals occur naturally in nature, have a luster and are good conductors of heat and electricity. Multiple alloying agents can be combined to make a certain kind of non-metal for a particular task. There are more than 160 known metal alloys.
Characteristics of Steel and Stainless Steel
There is much to know about steel and stainless steel and their unique properties. First, all steel is iron-based and susceptible to rust whereas stainless steel contains chromium with an addition of nickel, making it non-corrosive and the ability to endure many different environments. There are four other deciphering characteristics:
Now that we have established the different characteristics of steel and stainless steel, it makes complete sense why the latter is used. It is strong, it does not rust with exposure to air and water and it is more pleasing to the eye, understandably these benefits are a reason it is we use it in all current car wash systems as well as:
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