External surface plating is applied to components if the parts require a decorative finish or corrosion resistance. To help you select the best tooling and process design, we have listed out the different options along with an available filter so you see what plating is available to you based on your needs.
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Brushed Satin Chrome
Satin chrome is a very durable plating used for its aesthetic appearance.
Normally utilized to provide solderability to the base metal substrate.
Black Chromate with Zinc
Black chromate is a chemical conversion coating that is applied over zinc plating.
Black Powder Coat
They are cured at higher temperatures ensuring tougher finishes.
Yellow Chromate with Zinc
Yellow chromate is a chemical conversion coating that is applied over zinc plating during surface coating.
Chromate films are typically thin and contribute no measurable thickness to the coating.