Plating Capabilities

SWD Inc.'s fully-automated, computer controlled plating lines are the most advanced in the Midwest. Using system software initially developed for the aerospace industry, SWD Inc.'s plating operation can be regulated to perform within 2 seconds of the optimal immersion time. Therefore, the reserved time in the immersion tank is completely reproducible every time. This high-tech solution assures consistent production quality with every plating order. SWD Inc. offers the highest quality cleaning and stripping services. Our large capacity operation allows for fast, efficient, and on-time service within the tightest deadlines.

Common Specification Callouts

 

These lists represent only the most commonly called out specifications. SWD Inc. also meets many other individual specifications. Please call with any questions 
(630) 543-3003 and ask to talk to one of our Plating representatives.

 

BLACK OXIDE ON STEEL, STAINLESS STEEL, BRASS, & COPPER

Black Oxide Specifications

· MIL-DTL-13924-D (CLASS 1, 2, & 4)

· GM 4347M

 

 

 

 

Special Finishes over Black Oxide

  • Black Oxide & Oil
  • Black Oxide & Oil, Spin Dry
  • Black Oxide & Wax
  • Black Oxide & Teflon Wax
  • Black Oxide & Chromatic Dip
  • Black Oxide & Lacquer
  • Black Oxide & Iridescent (UV) Wax

ZINC-PHOSPHATE ON STEEL

Zinc-Phosphate Specifications

· DOD-P-16232F, DOD-DTL-16232G
· D550700 (Delphi)
· ESB-M3P4-A, 5-A, 17-A (FORD)
· ESF-M3P6-A, 7-A, 8-A, 9-A (FORD)
· F1137-00 (ASTM)
· F1137-0C (ASTM)
· F1137-0D (ASTM)
· GMW3179 (CODES A,B,D,G,H, & W)
· GM4435M (CODES A, B, D, & E)
· PS-80 (CHRYSLER)
· WSS-M3P36 (A1 & A2)
· 1E1675A


Special Finishes over Zinc-Phosphate

  • Zinc-Phosphate & Oil
  • Zinc-Phosphate & Oil, Spin Dry
  • Zinc-Phosphate & Wax
  • Zinc-Phosphate & Chrome Seal Only
  • Zinc-Phosphate & Teflon Wax
  • Zinc-Phosphate & Heavy Wax
  • Calcium Modified Zinc-Phosphate
  • Iron Phosphate (Special)

MANGANESE-PHOSPHATE ON STEEL

Manganese-Phosphate Specifications

·      MIL-DTL-16232G Type M

·      MIL-STD-171  5.3.1

·      GM 4277M

·      PS8890

 

 

 

Special Finishes over Manganese-Phosphate

  • Manganese-Phosphate & Oil
  • Manganese-Phosphate & Oil, Spin Dry & Spin Dry to touch
  • Manganese-Phosphate & Wax
  • Manganese-Phosphate & Chrome Seal
  • Manganese-Phosphate & Teflon Wax
  • Manganese-Phosphate & Heavy Wax

BRIGHT DIP ON BRASS, COPPER, & ALUMINUM

GLEITMO WAX / IRIDESCENT RED WAX

STRIPPING

  • Strip Zinc
  • Strip Black Oxide
  • Strip Paint
  • Strip Phosphate
  • Strip Organics
  • Strip Nylon Patch
  • Strip Copper
  • Strip Wax

PASSIVATION OF STAINLESS STEEL

Passivation Specifications

· AMS-QQ-P-35 (Types  II, VI, VII, & VIII)

· A 967-96

· SPEC #3 (Johnson/Evinrude)

  • Passivate & Wax
  • Passivate & UV Wax
  • Passivate & Burnish
  • Passivate to QQ-P-35 (and other Spec€™s)

OTHER PROCESSES

  • Clean Only
  • Clean & Oil
  • Clean & Wax
  • Pickle & Oil
  • Special Clean
  • Solvent Clean
  • Clean Aluminum
  • Clean Brass
  • Clean & Rust Veto