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Blog, Metal Finishing / 01.12.2022

Copper is a popular electroplating metal because of its versatility. It can be used in a wide range of industries, and offers many impressive advantages. Continue reading to learn how copper electroplating works and how it can improve metal parts.  What Is Copper Electroplating, and How...

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

Alodine, iridite, and chem-film are all names that refer to a chemical conversion coating used to make aluminum surfaces non-reactive. Chem-film protects aluminum parts from corrosion and can serve as a base for paint coatings without changing the dimensions or measurements of the finished parts. Alodine...

Blog / 04.06.2022

Recently, the California Air Resources Board proposed new regulations regarding the use of chromium plating in the metal finishing industry. In addition to their already strict environmental ordinances, these new guidelines will phase out hard chrome and chromic acid anodizing in the state of California. According...