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Re: Zinc,...where does it go?

And for those who do not brine their boats like a thanksgiving turkey (such as in fresh water), magnesium is used rather than zinc. Because
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magnesium has the more negative electropotential and is more suitable for areas where the electrolyte (soil or water) resistivity is higher.
(per the Wiki)

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