Apex Announces New Production Manager
Michael Holland leads production at Portland facility.
Apex Anodizing and Metal Finishing promoted Michael Holland to production manager of its Portland facility. Holland has been with Apex for over 10 years and has 15 years of powder coating experience.
The facility offers a variety of services, including Type II anodizing, Type III anodizing, R5 bright dip, zinc plating, electrolytic coloring, chromate conversion, passivation, bright nickel, electroless nickel, sand blast - shot, peen, laser engraving, powder coating, and masking and plugging.
Specific questions about zinc phosphate and pretreatment are answered in one article...
Simply heating up the substrate does not cure the coating. There are many variables to consider when choosing the best cure oven for your application...
Better adhesion, enhanced corrosion and blister resistance, and reduced coating-part interactions make pretreatment a must.