Finishes, Painting and Treatments

We utilise a wide range of audited Finishers and Painters and regularly perform vendor appraisals.

Examples of the more regular treatments include:

  • Stress relieving
  • Heat Treatments
  • Painting - Regular and specialist Defence Colours and properties (ITAR controlled)
  • Alochrom 1000 - clear chromate conversion - being replaced by SurTec 650.
  • Alochrom 1200 - yellow chromate conversion - being replaced by SurTec 650
  • Zinc Plating - clear and colour
  • Electroless Nickel
  • Bright Nickel
  • Hard Anodising
  • Anodising (sulphuric)
  • Anodising (chromic acid)
All treated parts received back into the Laboratory are re-inspected to ensure they comply with the required specification.