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Toolbox Restoration
What type of primer and finish paint should I use to refinish a standing toolbox?

Ask an Expert Published: April 02, 2014
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Powder Coating: Rodger Talbert

Coating Failure in Marine Environment
Why is the powder coating beginning to fail on parts exposed to a marine environment?

Ask an Expert Published: April 07, 2014
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Legal & Policy: Beth Gotthelf

Minimizing Frequency of OSHA Inspections
A safety program goes a long way to reduce accidents, worker complaints and violations, and to comply with OSHA regulations—all of which should lead to a reduced need for OSHA to inspect your facility.

Ask an Expert Published: March 27, 2014
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Electrocoat: Jose Tirado

Metal Content of E-coat
Which metals could be present in a zinc phosphate pretreatment layer and a cathodic epoxy electrocoat layer?

Ask an Expert Published: March 03, 2014
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Gold on Stainless Steel
How can we prevent peeling of gold deposit on stainless steel?

Ask an Expert Published: April 08, 2014
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Cleaning: David S. Peterson

Cleaning Ecoat Paint Hooks
Is there a process or substance to keep hooks cleaned without taking them off the paint line?

Ask an Expert Published: April 11, 2014
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Anodizing: Larry Chesterfield

Racking Without Visible Rack Marks
What is the process of racking a machined part to be anodized with no visible rack marks?

Ask an Expert Published: February 03, 2014
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Mechanical Finishing: Pat Wenino

Aluminum Burnishing/Brightening
How can we eliminate damage to aluminum parts finished in a vibratory machine with steel ball-cone media?

Ask an Expert Published: April 02, 2014
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