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General Manufacturing

Anodized Aluminum Applications: General Manufacturing; Sulfuric / Chromic / Hardcoat / Clear / Color / Custom / Close Tolerance Anodizing, Custom Colors, Corrosion Resistant


Anodized products and components are used in thousands of applications throughout the manufacturing industries. They can be used as components of the manufacturing process, a part of a completed product, or a finished piece ready to perform it's function.

These are just a few examples of where anodized parts can be utilized by manufacturers of all kinds of products:

  • Robotic Assembly Components
  • Rails for Automated Measuring Equipment
  • Clean Rooms
  • Paint Rooms
  • Welding Shops
  • Polishing Rooms
  • Small Appliances
  • Refrigerators
  • Clothes Dryers
  • Coffee Brewers
  • Ranges and Ovens
  • Televisions
  • Microwave Ovens

Anodized Aluminum Applications: Manufacturing Solutions

Superior Metal Technologies offers a comprehensive range of aluminum anodizing services for the manufacturer, including:

  • Sulfuric Anodizing
  • Chromic Anodizing
  • Hardcoat Anodizing (Hardcoating)
  • Clear Coatings
  • Color Anodizing
  • Custom Anodizing
  • Close Tolerance Coating

Advanced technology allows us to provide considerably smaller coating tolerances than were available as little as 8 years ago, allowing for even more versatility.

And the wide choice of color options make anodized aluminum the perfect solution for thousands of functional, as well as decorative, applications. Future uses for anodized aluminum are only limited by the imaginations of designers, inventors and engineers.

Anodized Aluminum Applications: Replace Costly Stainless Steel

Anodized aluminum can replace expensive stainless steel in many applications, offering immediate savings in material and transportation costs, as well as in the future, due to the long-lasting durability, reduced weight, and additional properties unique to anodized products.

For more information about the benefits of replacing stainless steel with anodized aluminum, read: Aluminum or Stainless Steel?



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