This practical handbook provides an introduction to all aspects of decorative, protective and engineering finishes applicable to aluminium. Descriptions of the processes concerned, including properties and methods of application, their benefits and limitations, are given, making this manual a useful asset to managers, technologists and students.
For apprentices, industrial trainees and engineering students, foremen and technicians involved in the operation of plants and finishing shop managers, designers, engineers and users of aluminium.
(partial) Introduction: Mechanical & textured finishes. Cleaning. Chemical finishing. Electroplating on Aluminium. Chemical colouring of Aluminium. Protective & decorative air drying coatings. Testing of organic coatings on Aluminium. Miscellaneous finishes. Index.
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- © Pergamon 1988
- 10th October 2014
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British Alcan Aluminium plc, Gerrards Cross, UK
@qu:For finishing of aluminium other than anodising, hitherto no text books are available. This book describes the surface treatments and finishes available for alminium. The subject has been treated in detail in fourteen chapters... This book will be a highly useful one for all the persons working in alminium finishing. @source:Bulletin of Electrochemistry. VOL 5 NO 4 1989.