Accession Number:

ADA012802

Title:

Chromate Conversion Coating of Aluminum Alloys

Descriptive Note:

Phase rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WARMINSTER PA AIR VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-07-10

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This report describes the variables inherent in the processing of aluminum alloys with chromate conversion coatings. These include cleaning, deoxidizing, chromating, rinsing, as well as metal source and heat treatment effects. An optimum process for chromating aluminum alloys for military usage is outlined. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE