FAQ articles

Stainless vs. Galvanized Material
Both stainless and galvanized steels prevent corrosion by forming a "sacrificial" layer of protective oxides. Stainless forms an almost invisible layer of chromium oxide and galvanized forms a (…
Stainless Steel Maintenance
Stain -"less" Steel Materials The attractive surface appearance of stainless steel products cannot be regarded as completely maintenance free. All grades and finishes of stainless steel may in fact…
How We Assign Lot Numbers?
HOW WE ASSIGN LOT NUMBERS? Several products have lot numbers assigned to them. Wire Rope and Master Links are the most notable items.   Wire Rope: When a shipment of wire rope is received it receives…
What standards does SUNCOR test and check to?
Here at SUNCOR we utilize several established standards for the acceptance and testing of our products. Listed below are a few that are used to conduct and record Inspections. The ANSI/ASQ Z1.4-2008…
Suncor's Quality Assurance
Suncor produces the highest performance quality stainless components in the industry, all backed by the industries only Limited Lifetime Warranty. Our quality team utilizes state-of-the-art testing…
Magnetic Permeability?
Magnetic Permeability is the measure of the ability of a material to support the formation of a magnetic field within itself. In other words, it is the ability of a product to be magnetic. It is…
Suncor Stainless Customer Warranty Claim Form
For all Customer Warranty Claims, please fill out the online "CUSTOMER WARRANTY CLAIM FORM"
Suncor's Quality Control Department
SUNCOR's Quality Control Department provides testing services for our customers and serves our internal needs as well. Our Quality Control department can provide our customers (upon request) WLL, PL…
Chemical Analysis?
Chemical (elemental) analysis: the elemental analysis of raw material and products. These elements are what comprise the metals our products are made from. Essential elements for stainless steel are…
Sling Tags?
Sling Tags are used to permanently mark Slings, Sling Assemblies, Chain and Chain Assemblies for overhead lifting. The tags show the maximum working loads at different angles.