Fort Collins, CO Specialty Finishes
When it comes to specialty finishes for metal work products, there are certain coatings and paints that can do specific jobs.
Understanding the difference is key for a successful project. Our team fully understands the specific types of coatings that are available. Keep reading to learn more about the options we offer here.
A patina is a type of surface coating used on any bare metal surface that is created by a chemical reaction. It’s different from other applied coatings, such as powder coating and painting because it is caused by a reacting solution with the surface of the metal. Metals will react with the moist air on their own at a slow pace; however, we can mimic this long-term effect with our specialty finish services.
This is the process of coating metal with a plastic finish that’s applied to the surface in a powder form. It’s baked to a fluid state, so it bonds to the metal service. This finish is environmentally friendly and more durable than some of the other options available.
Metal polishing and buffing are both finishing processes that help to smooth out a piece’s surface using some abrasive material and a leather strop or work wheel. With polishing, you are using a work wheel that has an abrasive glued to the surface and buffing will use a loose abrasive that’s applied to the work wheel.
Additional Metal Finishing Options
In addition to the methods mentioned above, we offer several other finishing options. These include:
If you are searching for a custom finish for any metal product or process you have, contact us. Our team can help you choose the right finish for your project. We can also provide insight about the pros and cons of each finish and ensure that you get the desired results from the process selected.
If you are interested in metal finishes, be sure to contact us to learn more about the options available. We can meet any needs you have and guarantee you will be satisfied with the results achieved.
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