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Old 12-03-2018, 07:01 AM   #1
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Potential galvanic corrosion

So I just removed the old steel floor due to rust issues. I bought sheets of aluminum 050 thickness and glued, caulked, and riveted it down with aluminum rivets to the frame of the bus.

Now I just read about galvanic corrosion between aluminum and steel. Did I just make a huge problem for myself?
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Old 12-03-2018, 07:32 AM   #2
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Salt and stray electrical currents can eat it up. Good grounding, and keeping road salt off as much as possible will be important. Otherwise should not be a problem
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