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Anodizing Clinic: Measuring Color of Coatings with a Colorimeter
Q. Recently, a company asked us to match its samples so we could do work for them. According to our method, we matched the samples, but they were rejected when they were sent to the company. We were told the samples were out of tolerance. We discove...
Ask an Expert Published: 12/1/2016
Anodizing Clinic: Anodic Coating Blistering on 7075 Alloy
Q. We have recently run into a surface condition when hard anodizing 7075 machined forgings. It seems to be present primarily on the end of the part, even down into the hole. Both of these areas are machined. The condition does not appear to be evid...
Ask an Expert Published: 12/1/2016
Anodizing: Corrosion on Hardcoat Anodized 7000 Series Forging
Q. I sent you photos of two parts that are alloy 7050 forgings. On these parts there are spots that appeared as a result of Type III (hardcoat) anodizing that were not present before anodizing. They look like corrosion of some sort, but the corrosio...
Ask an Expert Published: 11/3/2016
Plating Clinic: Adhesion of Brush Plated Deposits
Q. How well does a brush-plated deposit adhere to the base metal?
Ask an Expert Published: 9/1/2016
Anodizing Q&A: Black Dyed Parts Require Excellent Lightfastness
How long does an 8-rated dye last?
Ask an Expert Published: 5/1/2016
Anodizing Q&A: Black, Pitted Areas on Anodized Parts
What are the black pits on my parts? How is this happening?
Ask an Expert Published: 5/1/2016
Anodizing Q&A: Stripping Type III (Hard) Anodic Coatings
Is it possible to strip hard coat type III anodized coatings?
Ask an Expert Published: 2/1/2016
Anodizing Q&A: Rinsing Blind Holes Prior to Dying
I have problems with leaching from blind holes in black anodized parts.
Ask an Expert Published: 2/1/2016
Anodizing Q&A: Laser Engraving on Anodized Aluminum, Revisited
Is there a way to determine if the laser is going all of the way through the anodized coating and compromising my part?
Ask an Expert Published: 9/1/2015
Anodizing Q&A: Calculation for Adding Aluminum to a New Anodizing Bath
What is the calculation for adding aluminum to an anodizing bath?
Ask an Expert Published: 9/1/2015

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