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Painting Aluminum

Painting Aluminum: Electrostatic Wet Paint, Kynar 500 Resin, Baked Enamel, Custom Colors, ISO 9001/2000 Certified, AAMA 2605 Specifications, PPG / Valspar / Akzo Nobel Paint Products


Superior Metal Technologies (SMT) provides painting solutions for aluminum and alloys. Depending on the design, size and function of the aluminum parts, there are a number of paint and application options available, including electrostatic wet paint featuring Kynar 500® resins, and economical baked enamel coatings.

For more information on the process of applying paint to aluminum extrusions, read Extrusion Application Processes.

Painting Aluminum: Solution to Your Industry's Specifications

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Painting Aluminum
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SMT offers industrial and architectural paint solutions for a wide range of applications:

Painting Aluminum: Superior Products and Capabilities

Superior's painting division has been in operation since 1986, and has been EPA compliant for more than 10 years. We are authorized applicators for PPG, Valspar and Akzo Nobel paint products.

We have the capability to handle and paint a wide variety of aluminum and aluminum alloy parts, including:

  • Extrusion
  • Fabricated Extrusion
  • Break Metal Panels
  • Piece Parts

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Painting Aluminum
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Our high capacity production facility can handle and process most sized parts, from the smallest knobs, buttons and bolts, to massive curtain walls up to 32' long and two tons in weight,  generally meeting or exceeding the 10 day "industry-standard" lead time for project completion. 

Our in-house paint blending system for Kynar® resin paints and enamels, combined with our computer assisted Color Spectrometer, gives us the ability to create 1000's of custom colors by analyzing and matching a customer’s existing color sample, enabling us to offer shorter paint lead times and lower paint minimums for custom colors.

Our minimum project size is only one gallon of paint. As a part of our "customer friendly" service, we can provide you with cans of custom matched aerosol touch-up paint produced in-house, as well as pints and quarts of liquid touch-up paint.

Painting Aluminum: Superior Product Handling

  • Our processing tanks can handle parts as large as 32 feet long, 60 inches high and 30 inches wide. large enough for:
    • bleacher seats
    • playground equipment
    • flagpoles
    • light poles
    • curtain walls
    • skylights
    • doors, windows and shutters
    • stairway and hand railings
  • Ability to mix and match paints in-house. 1000’s of colors available.
  • Schedule Flexibility - can produce rush orders when needed
  • Warehousing / Storage - for large production runs
  • Pick & Pack Services available
  • Safe, secure pick-ups and deliveries via SMT Transport, our in-house transportation / logistics division


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