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Anodizer Companies

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At our company we offer aluminum anodizing to increase corrosion and wear resistance. We have one of the largest inventories of specialty extruded aluminum products in North America. So for vast selection, immediate delivery, and customer service that is downright superhuman, call for your free quote today!
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American Douglas Metals is a leader in metal distribution, processing and fabrication for commercial and industrial applications, with over 200 years of combined experience and a strong foothold in the U.S. metal supply market since 1976. Our company thrives thanks to increased demand for steel and aluminum products as the nation continues to grow.
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Serving the custom requirements of the nation`s leading Architects, Owners, and Contractors, Val-Kro encourages you to further examine our unique capabilities as a complete single source supplier for custom fabricated products, fabrication services, aluminum extrusions, anodizing, and painting. We specialize in making the traditional as well as the unique.
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For 30 years, Arnold`s Metal Finishing has specialized in aluminum anodizing. We offer coatings such as titanium anodizing, ALUMAZITE®-Corrosion Coatings, TIOLUBE®-Dry Film Lubricants and titanium color anodizing. We provide services for a variety of industries, including aerospace and military.
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Dajcor Aluminum stand distinct among other aluminium extrusion industries for the high quality, and varied components supplied to the customers for their aluminium extrusion needs. We can match your color requirements using varied anodizers. Our anodized aluminium finishes are approved to various automotive and military anodize standards. Visit our website for more information.
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Anodizers, black anodizing, bright dip anodizing; we do all of these and more! For over the last four decades we have been serving many various industries including automotive, sporting equipment, telecommunications, information technology and a broad range of diverse applications as well. To learn more about what we may be able to do for you visit our website or get in touch with us via telephone or email!
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We are the leading manufacturer among aluminium extrusion industries for our high quality, varied components supplied to the customers for their aluminium extrusion needs. Anodizing is done to improve functional properties of aluminum components. Your color requirements can be satisfied using varied anodizers on our end. Visit our website for more information.
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Anodizers

Anodizers are service providers of the anodizing process, creating anodized metals with increased wear and corrosion resistance. Anodizers are able to provide increased resistance by thickening the surface layer of the metal with a non-conductive oxide film, while reducing the overall weight of the metal.

While anodizers most frequently work with aluminum alloys, due to the decreased corrosion resistance that results from the addition of the alloyed elements such as copper, iron and silicon, they also work with various other metals including niobium, tantalum, magnesium, zinc, titanium and tungsten. As a result of the variety of workable metals, anodizers are able to provide metal materials and parts to a wide range of industries including: industrial manufacturing, for anodized bars, rods, angles and profiles used in various processing applications. These applications include electronics, for protective encasings of a variety of electrical equipment; automotive, for use as the trim and the body of the vehicle; military, for small parts such as fine aluminum wire as well as large military aerospace parts; and medical, for surgical instruments and implants, to name just a few. In addition, several industries have certain standards that anodizers should ideally adhere to such as the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) standard 611-98, for anodized architectural aluminum.

Anodizers can use several different anodizing processes, ranging from the common to the experimental and obscure. The main difference between many of these processes is the type of acidic solution that is used. The two main types of acids used are chromic acid and sulfuric acid. Chromic acid refers to the H2 CrO4, which is an oxidizing acid family that the Environmental Protection Agency has placed restrictions on. The uses of certain types of this acid have been classified as a human carcinogen. While emissions resulting from sulfuric acid, which refers to a strong mineral acid that is very similar to chromic acid, are also restricted by the EPA, it is considered less dangerous than the emission of chromic acid. However, there are some new developments in chromic acid that are much more environmentally-friendly. Additional acidic solutions used by anodizers include citric acid, phosphoric acid, boric acid and organic acids. The two main types of anodizing processes that anodizers use are bath anodizing and anodic painting, although bath anodizing is more common in industrial applications. In bath anodizing the metal is fully immersed in the acidic solution, while in anodic painting the metal ferrule of a paint brush is dipped in the acidic solution and then used to apply it to the metal. As a result, anodizers typically use bath anodizing for mass production and anodic painting for smaller projects.

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Aluminum Anodizers - Northern States Metals
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Aluminum Anodizers - Dajcor Aluminum Ltd.
Aluminum Anodizers - Dajcor Aluminum Ltd.
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