Help Wanteds for the Finishing Industry
Anodize USA, work from home -- Part Time Sales Help
Performance Review Institute, Pittsburgh, PA -- Staff Engineers
Stratford Metal Finishing, Winston-Salem, NC -- Plating Supervisor/QC Manager
Bay Standard Mfg., Brentwood, CA -- Electroplating Supervisor
The advertisers listed in our on-line directories below offer metal finishing products & services -- we do not have a shop; we offer only this website :-)
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Whether your interest is painting, plating, powder coating, anodizing, bluing, galvanizing, or any finish, our forum connects the luminaries of the finishing world for camaraderie and to advance the art ... while offering students, artists, hobbyists, and enthusiasts the opportunity to get their questions answered, or share their own tips.
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From school science projects to restoring worn silverplate, some questions are perennial . . .
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Countless billions of $$ of our modern world rusts away each year.
Corrosion can be stopped by anodizing, electroplating, galvanizing, and powder coatingIt's not just the money: it's the environmental consequences, loss of functionality, injuries, ugliness, and heirlooms lost.
Finishing is key to a sustainable futureLow friction for energy efficiency; low resistance to reduce waste of power & enable complex electronics. Resistance to microbial contamination which spreads disease; high wear resistance; cleanability and aesthetic appearance ...
Finishing is about creating a surface/skin with the properties you need
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