Nadcap Certified Metal Finishing

Painting Aluminum Parts

As part of our commitment to providing unsurpassed customer service, Christensen Industries offers a wide variety of high quality metal finishing services. Each one of our Chemical Processes carries Nadcap Accreditation. Here at CI we offer Mechanical and Chemical Cleaning of your parts, Etching, Passivation as well as both Type I* Chromate Plating and RoHS Compliant Type II** Chromate-Free Plating (chem film/chromate conversion coating). We can also provide Cadium Plating, Anodizing and a wide variety of other industrial metal finishing options through one of our certified vendors.

Chemical Plating of Parts

Powder Coating and Wet Paint primers and top coat applications are performed in-house at Christensen Industries. Our experience with Military Specifications (Mil-Spec) and Boeing (DPS) procedures ensures that your final product will have the professional finish you want. All of our Painting and Powder Coating processes are Certified as part of our Nadcap Accreditation for Chemical Processes, which means that your finished product will carry with it the same high level of Quality that comes with the Christensen Industries name.

Painted Aluminum Enclosure

Christensen Industries’ Chemical Processes are certified to the following specifications and accredited by Nadcap:

  • DPS 4.50-4 Spray Painting Methods
  • DPS 4.50-36 Epoxy FR Coating
  • DPS 4.50-62 Impact Resistant Coating
  • DPS 4.50-66 Paint Adhesion Tests
  • DPS 4.50-152 Water Based Finish
  • DPS 4.50-165-17 Aliphatic Poly Coating
  • DPS 9.07 Surface Preparation of Corrosion Resistant Steels
  • DPS 9.45 Chemical Conversion Coating
  • DPS 9.301 Cleaning Aluminum Alloys
  • AMS 2474 Chemical Treatment of Aluminum Alloys
  • AMS 2700 Passivation of Corrosion Resistant Steel
  • AMS-STD-753 Surface Passivation of Stainless Steel
  • ASTM A380-06 Passivation of Stainless Steel Parts
  • ASTM D523 Standard Test Method for Specular Gloss
  • ASTM D3359 Tape Adhesion Testing
  • ASTM D7091 Dry Film Thickness Testing
  • FED-STD-141 Paint, Varnish, Lacquers and Related Materials, Methods of Inspection, Sampling and Testing
  • FED-STD-595 Colors Used in Government Procurement
  • MIL-DTL-5541 Chemical Conversion Coatings on Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys
  • MIL-PRF-23377 Primer Coatings: Epoxy, High-Solids
  • MIL-PRF-85285 Coating: Polyurethane, Aircraft and Support Equipment
  • MIL-PRF-85582 Primer Coatings: Epoxy, Waterborne
  • MIL-STD-753 Surface Passivation of Corrosion-Resistant Steel Parts
  • QQ-P-35 Passivation Treatments for Corrosion-Resistant Steels

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