KEY FOR PACKAGING & LOADING CODES - COILS

Refer to following SECTIONS when the packaging code begins:

200  or  201 - COILS  (refer to page 3 for minimum strapping guidelines)
300  or  301 - COILS. (refer to page 5 for minimum strapping guidelines)
EX  - EXPORT (EX is displayed in the first position of the code.)
P  - PRECOAT  (P is displayed in the first position of the code)
T  - TIN PLATE  (T is displayed in the first position of the code.)
S  - SPECIALS (refer to page 3 for minimum strapping guidelines)
                        (S is displayed in the first position of the code.) 

H  - SPECIALS (refer to page 5 for minimum strapping guidelines)
                        (H is displayed in the first position of the code.)

Followed by the protection requirement coded:
B - Bare
W - Wrapped
U - Shrouded with Paper ONLY! (Paper - refer to 200U - Coils Section)
Eye Vertical Codes add Dust Cap. (See
S25 Detail Insert)
VW - VCI* wrap                 (*Vapour Corrosion Inhibitor)
K -  Poly wrap
KU - Clear poly bag shroud (Bag - refer to 200KU - Coils Section)
VK -

must be cocoon wrapped

AK -

must be axial wrapped

RW -

Removable Wrap Must be over all other packaging. Absolutely NO tape onto the steel.

NU - Clear poly sheet shroud (Poly - refer to 200NU - Coils Section)
VK - VCI* poly wrap. (VW or WW may be used with approval from Dofasco P&L coordinator)
WU - Shroud full coil edge to edge. (Full Shroud-refer to 200WU-Coils Section)
WW - Winter Wrap (See Glossary for description)
MVW -

VCI* wrap then apply metal wrap


If a platform is required, followed by type and coil direction coded:
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 *Where the Packaging Code displays ''PP'' see:
INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS FOR PHYTOSANITARY MEASURES

If a specific code displays “RUNNERS” the code will display “P” followed by the
actual runner height.  e.g. “P4”.  See S151.

If a specific code displays a “PLATFORM” the code will display “P” followed by the
actual runner height.  e.g. “P4”.  See S13.



VALID RUNNER HEIGHTS FOR COILS:
4 - 4 in. ( 102 mm)
6  - 6 in. ( 152 mm)

Followed by an asterisk ( * ) to separate the packaging code from the loading code.
Where the code contains “O” (I.e. LO or CO) there will be no driver option allowed for loading direction.  Coils must be loaded according to the code L Only or C Only.


Followed by the direction of placement on vehicle:
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* NOTE: The placement direction may be optional and will appear as: L/C
**Where the Packaging Code displays ''PP'' see:
INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS FOR PHYTOSANITARY MEASURES

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Revised September 17, 2007
Issued March, 1995