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Can You Weld Galvanized Steel? Hunker

Hunker may earn compensation through affiliate links in this story. Galvanized steel welds similar to uncoated carbon steel when properly prepped. If you attempt to weld galvanized steel without removing the galvanizing from the weld area, the weld puddle will pop, blow out and create a health hazard to the welder and any individuals in the The Dangers of Cutting Galvanized Steel HunkerGalvanized steel, which is treated with zinc to prevent rust, is useful for tools, equipment, structures, buildings and outdoor items. The material can also be hazardous to your health when you are cutting it, whether you are using a welding machine, drill, engraver or other cutting tools.