Anodizing is the process of adding a corrosion and wear-resistant layer to the outside of metals. When you are opening a business anodizing metal, you should understand how the process works as well as what supplies, equipment and certifications you need. The best part about starting this kind of business is that you can start small as a hobby and grow it up from there.
How Does Anodizing Work?
You can anodize metals, usually aluminum, by submersing it in acid and adding an electrical current. The anodizing tank used in the process will need to be made of a sturdy plastic that is rated for this use and which is big enough for the metal pieces as well as the acid.
What Supplies and Equipment Do You Need?
Whether you are anodizing as a hobby or to start a business, you will need some specialty supplies and equipment to get …