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“Green” Hoist That Reduces Exhausted Air
Acid Zinc/Nickel Process
Aluminum Deoxidizer
Anodes for Trivalent Chromium Plating
Anti-Corrosion Coatings
Backflushing Filter System
Barrel Coating Device
Benchtop Coating Thickness Gage
Centrifuge Parts Washers
Chemicals for Metal Finishing
Chrome Mist Scrubber
Chrome Purification System
Chromium-Free Adhesion Promoters
Coating Thickness Measurement Products
Copper Bus Bars and Rods
Corrosion-Resistant Basecoat
Cross-Flow Filtration Module
Dimethylamine Borane for Electroless Metal Deposition
Direct-Acid Copper Plating on Plastics
Direct-Fired Hot Water Boiler
Disc Filtration Systems
Drop-in Tank Liners
Dual-Laminate Plating Process Tank
Eco-Friendly Paint Strippers
Electric Immersion Heaters
Electrocoagulation Wastewater Treatment
Electroless Nickel Process for Heavy Metals
Equipment for Small-Parts Plating
Filter Presses
Filtration System
Fusing Tank Liner System
Heat Exchanger Tubing for Severe Environments
Hex-Chrome Control Services
Immersible Thermoplastic Pumps
Integrated Camera for XRF Analyzer
Low-Lead Tin Anodes
Metal Cleaner
Metal Finishing Management Software
Mirror-Like Electroplating Alloy
Mixed-Metal Anode Coating
Multiple-Module Rectifier Tower
New and Used Rectifiers, Equipment
Nickel Recovery System
Non-Chrome Corrosion Protection Coatings
Overhead Hoist Systems
PFA- and PTFE-Encapsulated Electric Heaters
PFOS-Free Fume Suppressants for Plating
Plating Barrels, Rinse Tanks
Plating Machinery
PLC-Based Rectifier System Controller
Polypropylene, Stainless Dipping Baskets
Precious Metals for Plating
Programmable Hoists for Wet-Dip Processes
Rectifiers for Hex-Chrome Replacement
Six-Way Titanium Anodizing Rack
Specialty Chemical Solutions
Spin Dryers
Stabilizer System for Electroless Nickel
Stainless Steel Electropolishing Process
Surface Finishing Solutions
Thickness Testing Equipment
Titanium Anodes for Cathodic Protection
Titanium Coils for Heating/Cooling Baths
Transmitter Featuring Batch Controller Capabilities
Triple-Push Plug for Threaded Holes
Trivalent Passivate Technology
Used Finishing, Waste Treatment Equipment
Value-Adding Coatings
Waste Treatment Equipment
Wastewater Treatment Technology
Wet Process Stations
Work Order Management Software
X-Ray Instruments for Measuring Thickness
Zinc Nickel Alloy Technology
Zinc Plating Processes

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“Lumpy” Stannate Tin
“Water-Break-Free” Test
Adhesion Testing
Anodize Cooling System Design
Black, Pitted Areas on Anodized Parts
Corrosion Protection on Steel
Film Thickness Control
Flaking Nickel
Humidity Levels for Powder Application
Painting Lighted Display Panels
Painting Transformer Radiators
Plating Copper Bus Bars
Plating Stainless Steel
Pollution Control for Anodizing
Polyurethane Coatings on Wood
Reclaim in Batch Booth
Recycling Metals
Sealing Parts After Two Months
Stripping Copper-Nickel-Chrome
Stripping Tin from Copper
Treating for BOD from E-Coat
Water-Wash Spray in Cold Climates

Feature Articles

A.M. Metal Finishing Meets The Lockheed Standard
Game Planning Your Pretreatment Switch
Strengthening a Powder Coating Line
SUR/FIN Preview: Old School, Chicago Style

News Briefs

Small and Midsized Manufacturers Project Strong Revenues for 2013
BASF Earns GM's Supplier of the Year Award
Brigitte Hervieux Appointed Industry Manager-Design for Enthone
Christian Ebbrecht Appointed Marketing Manager for Techevon
Columbia Chemical Receives GMW 4700 Type B, BL Approval
Comments Needed For California Antelope Valley AQMD on Proposed AIM Rule Changes
Dürr Builds Two Paint Shops in China for Changan Ford
Dürr Ecoclean Offers Local Authorized Service for USA Pump Rebuilds
Industrie De Nora Group Presents New Business Unit
Judge Affirms $81 Million Judgment Against Company in Hex Chrome Case
NASF 1000, Surface Technology Initiatives Launched
New PPG Data Sheet Matches Powder Coatings, AAMA Performance Specs
PPG Acquires Deft’s Waterborne and Chrome-free Technologies
Report: EPA May Take More Than a Decade to Review Prioritized Chemicals
Sinetar to Lead Combined PPG North American Architectural Coatings Business
State Chemicals Policy: Trends and Profiles
SVC Offers Online Course: Fundamentals of Vapor Deposition
TCI Powder Coatings Announces New Staff Changes
Wilden Launches Paint & Coatings Website

Blog

Advanced Technical Finishing Continues $10 Million Renovation
Anodyne Receives Boeing C-17 Approval
Atotech Holds Customer Technical Seminar
BASF Develops Color For Shanghai GM Concept Car
CCAI Finishing Pavilion At FABTECH Largest Yet
Finishers Descend on Washington
MFASC Seeks New Executive Director
NASF SUR/FIN to Host Global Manufacturing Panel
Q&A: Film Thickness Control
Q&A: Gap Size Specifications
The Crown Group Acquired By High Road Capital Partners

New Products

BYK-Gardner Software Enables Lab Analysis of Color, Effects
Graco Dual-Control Electric Drive Pumps Deliver Consistent Finishes, Energy Cost Savings
Grieve High-Temp Cabinet Oven Bakes Paint Samples
Kita Gold Plating Offers Increased Surface Hardness
No-Phosphate Soak Removes Buffing Compounds
Norton Non-Woven Products Provide Improved Finishes, Cutting Rates and Wear Life
Oxford Instruments Mobile Spectrometer Measures Metals
Rex-Cut Quick-Change Discs Remove Welds, Break Edges
SCS Thermal Cure System Uses Forced Convection Heat
Walter 1-mm Cutting Wheel Suited for Thin Metal

End of the Line

A Conversation With ... Beth Gotthelf

Finishing Touch

Dick Weston Glides into Retirement

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Education and the Electroplating Industry
Method for Comparison of Leveling in Decorative Acid Copper Plating

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KIRCHNER: Must-See TV: “Finishing: Impossible”
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