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NASF Palmetto Technical Conference is Oct. 9-11

Chapter President Paul Skelton says the event brings together a community of metal finishing professionals to promote and advance the industry’s past, present and future.

Anodizing / Electroplating

Impact of Intermetallic Species on Cast Aluminum Alloys for Anodizing Applications

Alloys with higher silicon concentrations can inhibit the growth of anodic oxide films under galvanostatic and potentiostatic conditions.

Anodizing / Electroplating

A Conversation With ... Frank Altmayer, AESF Technical Education Director

Altmayer is a Master Surface Finisher, an AESF Fellow and technical education director of the AESF Foundation and NASF.

PCI Awards 2019 Scholarships

Program invests in future talent with awards for specific studies and projects relevant to powder coating technology.

30 Feet From Greatness

Greatness comes in many styles, colors and definitions.

Anodizing / Electroplating

Changes Bring Out the Best for Plating Shop

Arizona’s CRC Surface Technologies Improves Performance, Profits with Management Changes