Patent Number: 7,824,533

Title: Tempered plated wire and methods of manufacture

Abstract: The present invention is a method of manufacturing plated wire. The method includes drawing a feed stock to form drawn wire, tempering the drawn wire to form tempered wire and plating the tempered wire to form the plated wire. The plated wire exhibits a tensile strength that substantially meets ASTM A229-99.

Inventors: Galloway; Steve (Fridley, MN), Lundahl; Karl (Stanchfield, MN), Sizer; Jeremy (Ramsey, MN), Boldenow; Jodi (Ramsey, MN)

Assignee: Industrial Door Co., Inc.

International Classification: C25D 5/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00