Metal Finishing

Blog, Metal Finishing / 14.03.2024

Anodizing and passivation are two different surface treatments designed to improve the durability and corrosion resistance of metals. Each method offers unique benefits that are ideal for different applications. In this post, we’ll explore the anodizing vs. passivation processes, the important benefits they provide, and...

Blog, Metal Finishing / 16.02.2024

Aluminum anodizing is an electrochemical process used to enhance the corrosion resistance, wear resistance, and appearance of aluminum. The anodizing process involves creating an oxide layer on the surface of the aluminum substrate through an electrolytic reaction. In this post, we’ll explore the many benefits...

Blog, Metal Finishing / 07.02.2024

Chrome electroplating enhances the appearance and durability of various metal substrates. This surface finishing technique is used for everything from automotive parts to household fixtures to apply a shiny, corrosion-resistant finish. In this post, we explain the chrome plating process, its benefits, applications, and more.  What...

Blog, Metal Finishing / 03.01.2024

Extreme temperatures pose a constant challenge to manufacturers in many industries. Making parts that can withstand high-temperature environments takes specialized solutions like customized electroplating. Not only does electroplating provide heat resistance, it can also enhance the performance and durability of components that will be subjected...

Blog, Metal Finishing / 04.12.2023

Semi-bright silver plating is a surface treatment that can significantly improve electrical and thermal conductivity as well as corrosion resistance. Compared to bright and matte silver plating, semi-bright silver electroplating strikes an excellent balance between decorative brilliance and functionality.  Bright silver plating delivers a high-gloss, mirror-like...