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Painting on different automotive substrates (Stainless Steel & Aluminium)





August 31, 2010

Greetings

I would like to know which of the following is a bigger challenge as a process and why

- Painting on Stainless Steel sheets
- Painting on Aluminium sheets

I ask this question for my academic interest.

Thanking you with regards

Sony

Sony S
Process Engineer - Bangalore, Karnataka, India



August 31, 2010

Hi, Sony.

In view of the fact that there are thousands upon thousands of acres of painted aluminum roofing and siding exposed to the elements, I'd have to say that stainless steel presents a bigger challenge :-)

Regards,

Ted Mooney, finishing.com
Ted Mooney, P.E.
Striving to live Aloha
finishing.com - Pine Beach, New Jersey


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