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Zinc Iron Plating From Dekalb Metal Finishing

04 October 2018

Dekalb Metal Finishing was the first US plating company to offer zinc iron plating as a method of protecting steel components against premature corrosion.

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What Is Zinc Nickel Plating?

04 October 2018

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Zinc-Nickel Plating: A Very Effective Anti-Corrosion Treatment

24 July 2018

Industries rely on fabricators and other metal finishing services to provide durable, long-lasting and effective functional metal components. At DeKalb Metal Finishing, we have been providing excellent electroplating and metal finishing services for various industrial sectors for more than seven decades. One of our most effective corrosion-prevention treatments is zinc-nickel plating. Zinc-Nickel Electroplating Zinc-nickel alloy…

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The Best Zinc Nickel Electroplating Options

27 February 2018

Zinc nickel electroplating is an automotive industry standard. Other alloys simply do not provide the same level of corrosion protection that zinc nickel electroplating does. The benefits of zinc nickel electroplating include high corrosion resistance, reduced possibility of galvanic corrosion, and the ability to withstand high temperatures. Another primary benefit of using zinc nickel electroplating…

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Applications for Zinc Nickel Plating

29 January 2018

In today’s market, automotive manufacturers are striving to increase the longevity of their products. One way that they accomplish this objective is by improving the finish applied to their parts. At DeKalb Metal Finishing, we offer our customers products that increase corrosion protection and functional longevity. Zinc nickel plating is one of the finishes that…

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Why Choose DeKalb for Zinc Iron Plating?

23 January 2018

If you want parts to have a beautiful black finish while providing extreme corrosion protection, zinc iron is one of the best plating options you can choose. This process has sacrificial properties which improves metal’s resistance to rust and corrosion. With zinc iron plating providing enhanced protection and many other benefits, who should you go…

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Choosing the Right Zinc Nickel Electroplating Company

15 January 2018

Zinc nickel electroplating is one of the most effective methods for protecting metal. It is particularly popular in the automotive industry. When you choose DeKalb Metal Finishing you are assured of a high quality application using an alkaline electrolyte. New customers have switched to us after having problems in the following areas from other plating…

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24 August 2017

Corrosion Resistance For centuries, industries have exploited the incredible corrosion resistance that zinc and zinc plating provide, especially when applied to iron or steel. It is well known that iron and steel are very strong materials with many uses, but once exposed to the elements, these metals easily rust, corrode and break down. However, adding…

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The Process of Rack Plating

17 August 2017

For more than 70 years, DeKalb Metal Finishing has been providing quality electroplating and metal finishing services with a primary focus on the automotive industry. Our processes are reliable and proven. We’re a customer friendly business that works hard to produce high quality products that will keep our customers in business for years to come.…

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When to Use Zinc Iron Plating

16 August 2017

DeKalb Metal Finishing offers a wide range of different types of zinc plating. Included in our product lineup is zinc iron plating. We also offer the option to follow up the plating with trivalent passivates to give the component the required final look. Zinc iron electroplating is most often the choice when strong corrosion resistance…

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