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Aluminum tank for parkerizing


(2006)

In prior posts I have seen professional finishers frown on home parkerizing. It is safe and easy however at home for a few parts, with waste easily and safely disposed of.

My question is that I have made some small machine parts I want to parkerize, and am wondering why aluminum is not suitable for the tank. I know you can't parkerize aluminum, but is the parkerizing solution contaminated by the aluminum?

Thanks,

Bob Frish
Hobbyist - Reno, Nevada, USA



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