Zinc Plating

Learning more about zinc plating is more important now than ever. Zinc is the fourth most consumed metal on the globe. The majority of zinc is used in the galvanizing of other metals. Zinc plating or zinc finishing is available in several different finishes. Choosing...

Metal parts are often prone to corrosion, especially when they're used in an environment that has a lot of moisture. By covering these metal parts in other metals such as nickel, copper, chromium, and zinc, these parts are able to last longer. This is because...

Both zinc alkaline plating and acid zinc plating (chloride) can be applied to a wide variety of base metals and alloys. Choosing one over the other is largely a factor of the specific requirements of the coating, the base metal, and what will happen to...

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...