Metal Finishing & Cleaning Services

Achieve the highest-quality finish possible for your critical metal parts with precise, consistent and repeatable results you can count on. Whether you need electropolishing, passivation, vapor degreasing, or other finishing processes, Able is the metal finishing provider of choice for manufacturers of parts with no margin for error.

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About Electropolishing

Electropolishing

Also known as a “reverse plating” process, electropolishing involves removing surface metal from a part in a uniform fashion, effectively eliminating microscopic burrs or other defects to leave the product with a smooth, bright and clean finish. Companies often specify electropolishing as the final step in their manufacturing process. Read more

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Laser Marking

A fast, economical and reliable way to identify components made of stainless steel, titanium, Nitinol, anodized aluminum, as well as many plastics. We utilize a Trumpf TruMark Laser Marking System to complement our suite of services offered to manufacturers of metal components. Read more

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Passivation

Passivation is a process in which parts are submersed into an acid bath to remove free iron and other surface contaminants. The resulting finish improves corrosion resistance. Read more

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Degreasing/Contract Cleaning

We provide a range of parts cleaning operations from vapor degreasing to special multi-step cleaning to meet stringent particulate specifications. Read more

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How We Work with Clients

FINISH FIRST: Electropolishing in the R&D Process

Our Finish First methodology enables world class design and manufacturing engineers to approach metal finishing challenges from the beginning, both as a way to ensure better results prior to penetrant testing, and as an advantage in the design and prototyping stage.

Whitepaper: Electropolishing for Significantly Improved Corrosion Resistance

Learn why enhanced corrosion resistance is one of the most common reasons engineers across a variety of industries rely on electropolishing to finish their critical metal parts, especially for parts made of stainless steel. Three included case studies show the difference electropolishing makes.

Whitepaper: Advantages of Electropolishing for Deburring Metal Parts

Electropolishing, with its ability to remove a microscopically precise layer of surface material with consistent results, is the finishing process of choice for such parts, for many reasons. Learn why electropolishing is more effective than other methods for removing burrs.

Technical Guide: Your Solution to 7 Metal Surface Problems

Whether you are an original equipment manufacturer (OEM), a part manufacturer or a metal working shop looking to solve these common surface problems, it's critical to find a solution to adequately address these surface problems in a cost-effective method.

Able By the Numbers

62 million

Parts Finished Last Year

220

Employees Working 24/5

2,500+

Customers Worldwide

27

Production Lines

10+

Average Years of Experience Per Employee

6+

Decades of Expertise & Innovation

45,000

Total Square-Foot Processing Facility

17

Robots for Processing Consistency