To complete our comprehensive turnkey metal manufacturing service, Swift Metal offers a range of coating and finishing options. Our experienced team can advise you of the most effective finish for your product.
We have a great working relationship with several finishing companies across the country, which means we receive fast and quality service that we are then able to pass onto our customers. Below is a list of finishes we offer and their pros and cons.
Quality is paramount in everything we do, and the galvanising standard AS4680 is adhered to.
Zinc Plating (Barrel & Jig)
Galvanizing | HDG
Rumbling | Vibratory deburring | Degreasing
Pro’s – Any colour, fairly durable.
Con’s – Needs protecting in transit, doesn’t last forever, can fade or go powdery.
Pro’s – looks sharp and clean. Silver, black or gold. Fairly cost-effective.
Con’s – Only available in 3 colours. Not long term corrosion protection. Can react against other materials like stainless. Shows up imperfections.
Pro’s – Very durable. +-30 years guarantee. Simple and cost-effective.
Con’s – Coarse appearance and feel. May need insulating from other metallic surfaces.
Pro’s – Removes carbon, eliminating rust in future. Leaves it with a uniform bleached grey colour.
Con’s – Does take away from the stainless look.