Why you should use zinc plating

Metals have become a significant part of our daily life in the modern era. Metal is superior to wood or brick for longevity, but metal has its own issues. Too much time in the elements will cause some metals to corrode, some metals aren’t very visually stunning, and they can also end up costing a […]

What products benefit from electroplating

In the past couple of months, we have hit on what it means to electroplate your products and the difference between electroplating and powder coating.  For a reminder, Electroplating is the process of coating surfaces with a metal coating using electricity.  It is done by passing an electric current through a solution.  This is done […]

I ordered Zinc…..Not Chrome

I ordered zinc…..not chrome….are you sure these are zinc? Looks can be deceiving they say.  But not when you know what quality levels and chemistry that Professional Plating supplies on their zinc rack plating lines.  While others exist to try and hit for average, we are set up to exceed!  Your parts and your end-use […]

Electroplating Versus Powder Coating

With recent blogs we have highlighted Electroplating and Powder coating as some of the most efficient and durable ways to finish products here at Professional plating. But what is the difference between the two and when do you want to use each?  Electroplating, like the name suggests, uses an electric current that gets passed through […]

Should you be using Powder Coating for your Products

Today’s consumer is always in search of the most efficient and long-lasting way to complete a project. That’s why many consumers look to powder coating in order to quickly paint their products and save money. But when should you use it? From our previous blogs, we know that powder coating is a dry powder application […]

Pros & Cons of Powder Coating

Before determining the pros and cons of powder coating, we have to define what powder coating is.  Powder coating is a dry powder application applied electrostatically and cured under uv light or heat.  It creates a more durable coating than regular paint and can be used to coat metals, appliances, bicycles, motorcycles, vehicles, etc that […]

When to use e-coating & the benefits of it

Consumers today expect high quality and durability when they invest their money, so manufacturers have to deliver a visually appealing product that will last and perform. The team at Professional Plating uses the latest technology in electrodeposition (e-coating) that consumers expect to invest in because we take pride in the work we do. If you’ve […]

What Are The Benefits of Zinc Plating?

Zinc plating has been around for decades and is the first line of defense to fight against rust and corrosion. For those who often work with steels and metals in general, they will know the benefits of zinc plating and how important it is to keep up standard maintenance to prevent aging. Its low-cost plating […]

What is E-Coating?

E-coating, mostly known as Electrocoating, is a type of wet paint finishing process meant to protect metals and steels from corroding. The types of metals can range from car parts, hardware, and even jewelry. The reason for this is because e-coating is recognized for its ability to paint in high production volumes for a lower […]