aluminum anodizing Tag

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 / 07.08.2023

Anodizing is an electrochemical process that enhances the natural formation of an oxide layer on the surface of a metal substrate. Aluminum alloys are the most common materials to undergo this treatment.  Anodizing boosts the aluminum substrate’s ability to resist corrosion, improving the performance, durability, longevity,...

Blog, Metal Finishing / 28.09.2022

If you’re considering anodizing aluminum parts, it’s essential that you know how to properly keep them clean. Anodized aluminum requires little maintenance, but regular cleaning will ensure the coating lasts as long as possible. At CRC Surface Technologies, aluminum anodizing is one of the many...

Blog, Metal Finishing / 16.08.2022

Although bare aluminum is not subject to rust, it is still subject to corrosion. When exposed to oxygen, aluminum naturally creates its own barrier from corrosion. However, that natural aluminum oxide layer can be enhanced through different metal finishing techniques, such as chem-film and anodizing....

Blog / 11.02.2022

The unique elements of composites and their bonded metal materials play a significant role in aerospace plating production. Aluminum anodizing provides a reliable adhesive bridge between composite and metal parts. Accordingly, this protective, resilient plating is the perfect pre-prep bonding solution for aluminum components. At ChemResearch...