Tag Archives: Aluminum Anodizing

12 Proven Tips to Save Time and Money for Aluminum Anodizing, Hardcoat, and other Metal Finishing Services.

Best Practices, Tips and Techniques in Anodizing and Metal Finishing – By Tim Cabot, President of DCHN Too often companies who require anodic coatings and other metal finishes fall into communication breakdown due to the many things that the metal finisher requires to … Continue reading

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This is No Fish Story for Real – The MICRALOX® Salt Water Fishing Reel

By Tim Cabot – President of DCHN We never set out to make fishing equipment corrosion resistant, but if salt water is messing up your fishing reel, we have a story to tell. MICRALOX® was developed to solve the problem … Continue reading

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Metal Tolerance Guidelines as it Relates to Different Aluminum Hard Coat Technologies.

Insightful Guide to Quality Product for Metal Finishing Manufacturers  ~ By Jack Tetrault, President of Sanford Process Co.  March 19, 2014, Woonsocket, RI Regardless of how experienced the manufacturing company that buys hard coat or other anodic finishes on aluminum is, there … Continue reading

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Having Anodizing Issues with Aluminum Castings?

Insights to Anodizing Solutions For Die-Casting Aluminum Alloys – Jack Tetrault, President of Sanford Process Co.  Woonsocket, RI (February 4, 2014) A recent correspondence I received related to difficulties with hard anodizing a cast aluminum product. The cast part was receiving a … Continue reading

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Why Does Anodizing Leave Rack Marks?

Aluminum Anodizing Process: Techniques for Minimizing Rack Marks – Jack Tetrault, President of Sanford Process Company Woonsocket, RI (December 6, 2013) As a service provider of aluminum anodizing, we are often asked the question, “Can you anodize an aluminum part … Continue reading

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MICRALOX Awarded First Patent by US Patent Office

MICRALOX®, the revolutionary anodic coating technology, has been granted and issued the first patent in its portfolio by the U.S. Patent Office (USPTO). Woonsocket, RI (08/20/2013) Sanford Process Corporation, a subsidiary of Katahdin Industries, Inc., announces that MICRALOX® micro-crystalline anodic … Continue reading

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DCHN to Showcase MICRALOX Aluminum Anodic Coating at MD&M East Show

DCHN to demonstrate MICRALOX® – a revolutionary anodic coating with excellent chemical stability and corrosion resistance at MD&M East show. Woonsocket, RI 05/15/2013 — As an industry leader in technical aluminum anodizing, electro-polish and passivation, and other related services, DCHN, LLC will … Continue reading

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