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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: 2/3/2014
Food-Grade Anodic Coatings
Anodizer looks for certification that an anodic coating is safe to use with food.
Ask an Expert Published: 1/27/2014
SBA Mentor-Protégé Program
Will the federal mentor-protégé programs help improve a small business' chances for a federal contract?
Ask an Expert Published: 9/24/2013
Guarding Against Counterfeit Parts
We have been doing a lot of defense work lately and are concerned about counterfeit parts. How can we protect ourselves?
Ask an Expert Published: 7/1/2013
Supplier Contracts
Can we (the supplier) refuse to agree to early termination of a contract unless the customer agrees to increased prices or other concessions?
Ask an Expert Published: 7/1/2013
Anodize Cooling System Design
What material would you recommend for the chilling system that I need to install for my anodizing tank, which has a capacity of 1,800 L (475 gal)? Can I go for Type 316 stainless steel or copper pipe with lead plating?
Ask an Expert Published: 4/22/2013
Technical References for Anodizing
Are there any resources to read and keep on hand as references for troubleshooting appearance issues?
Ask an Expert Published: 2/1/2012
Chromic Acid Anodize Failing Salt Spray Testing
We are performing salt spray testing on 2024 and 7075 alloy test panels that have been Type I (Chromic Acid) anodized. The test panels have been sealed in DI water at 96°C (205°F) for 25 min. The panels fail the salt spray test within 24 hr.
Ask an Expert Published: 5/1/2011
When Black Dye is Not Black
We are sending aluminum extrusions to our outside anodizer for Type II anodize and black dye, and we are encountering several problems, notably that the newly black anodized parts exhibit a greenish tint.
Ask an Expert Published: 5/1/2011
Painting Anodized Aluminum
Can you tell me the pros and cons of painting anodized aluminum?
Ask an Expert Published: 3/31/2011

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