When deciding on a finish for your custom aluminum extrusions or standard profiles, there are two main factors to consider. The first is your required level of corrosion resistance. The second is the appearance you're looking for. You may be considering bright dip...read more
So, you’re thinking of painting or powder coating your extrusions. That’s great! These finishes can give you a range of bright, vibrant colors, and they’ll make your project more visually appealing. The last thing you want, though, is for that beautiful finish to...read more
Is Liquid Paint the Best Finish for My Aluminum Profiles? When deciding on the right finish for your aluminum profiles, there are a number of things to consider. You have to keep in mind how the extrusions will be used. And you also need to decide whether to put more...read more
Powder Coating Aluminum Extrusions: Is it the Right Choice for My Project? When you're deciding on a finish for your aluminum extrusions, it's natural to consider various options. Painting, anodizing, and powder coating all have their own unique advantages. So, which...read more
Why Would I Want to Anodize My Aluminum Extrusions? When you're deciding on how to finish your aluminum extrusions, there are different options to consider. One such option is an anodized finish. So, What is Anodization? And Why Would You Want an Anodized...read more
Mechanical Finishes for Aluminum Extrusions: What are the Options? These days, more and more designers are incorporating aluminum extrusions into their designs as a replacement for steel. Extrusions are used in cars, architectural projects, solar panels,...read more
Aluminum can serve as a replacement for wood in a variety of different projects. Doors, windows, cabinets, and building exteriors can all be given the appearance of wood. So how do extrusion manufacturers create this pleasant wood effect on their aluminum profiles?read more
When you’re developing electronic products you need to think about quality. And better quality generally comes at a higher price. There are plenty of high-quality PCB manufacturers out there. But, how can you find the ones that will help you minimize costs as much as possible?read more
It’s no secret that the cost of labor in China has risen in recent years. And this increase has caused major shifts in China’s manufacturing sector.
Companies making shoes and textiles have moved production to Vietnam, Cambodia, and other Asian countries. The low complexity of these items makes it…read more
One of the key ways procurement departments contribute to their organization financially is by reducing the total cost of the purchases they make.
When it comes to reducing the cost of a PCB Assembly project, there are some steps you can take that not every company considers.read more