The chromate conversion process is a simple yet well-established process in our plating business. This versatile coating is popular among customers for a multitude of reasons.
The process is primarily used to improve the corrosion resistance of the coated item, or as an undercoat for paint application. We can offer clear and yellow-colored chromate coatings based on our customer’s requirements.
|Process||Specs||Process Classification||Tank Size (L) x (W) x (H) mm||Locations|
|Chromate Conversion Coating ||MIL-DTL-5541 |
ASTM B 449
|Clear||1190 X 550 X 1120||Singapore|
|MIL-DTL-5541||Type I Yellow (Class 1A & 3)||1100 X 650 X 900||Penang|
|Type II Clear (Class 1A & 3)|
|MIL-DTL-5541||Type II Clear (Class 1A & 3)||2000 X 610 X 1000||Kuala Lumpur|
Chromate conversion coating is a passivation process used on aluminum, zinc, cadmium, copper, silver, magnesium, and tin alloys. Primarily used as a corrosion inhibitor, primer, aesthetic finish, or to retain electrical conductivity.