You might be surprised how interesting nails can be. Nails come in a variety of sizes, shapes and materials. Knowing about nails will help you to choose the right nail when you need one. Take this quiz and see if you can nail down the right answer about hot-dipped nails.
What is the minimum length of a nail?
What is the maximum length of a nail?
How long is a brad?
less than one inch
more than one inch
What is the name of a one-inch nail?
What material is most commonly used to construct nails?
When exposed to certain chemicals, what may happen to untreated steel nails?
How many coating processes are there for nails?
Which coating process cover nails with zinc?
Which coating process heats nails?
For rust resistance, which process is the most effective?
Galvanization may be done by electroplating or:
covering in resin
To galvanize nails, they may be hot-dipped in molten:
Carpenters may prefer which galvanized nail for wood working?
What is a double-dipped nail?
dipped three times
Which nail coating process covers nails in resin?
How long is a spike?
more than four inches
more than six inches
more than eight inches
Which is a specialized nail?
What is steel?
metal alloy of iron and carbon
Why are steel nails the nails of choice for many carpenters?