Hard Chrome Plating

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Hard Chrome Plating

With the longest chroming tank in the Pacific Northwest, few facilities can compare with our hard chrome plating services. We are equipped to handle the largest cylinders with ease because of our 50′ horizontal tank and two 20′ vertical tanks. Contact our team today for more information on our industrial chrome plating services.

State-of-the-Art Facility

Our facility is home to equipment that enables us to perform unique chroming and hydraulic cylinder repairs. This includes a fully outfitted machine shop, lathe, professional paint booth, and a 5,000 psi cylinder test bench. Therefore, our 26,000 square foot facility allows us to do full service repairs on any cylinder, big or small.

Our hard chrome plating facility is home to six chroming tanks:

  • 50′ Horizontal Tank
  • 8′ Vertical Tank
  • 11′ Vertical Tank
  • 14′ Vertical Tank
  • 20′ Vertical Tank
  • 20′ Vertical Tank

Industrial Hard Chrome Plating Services

Select Fluid Power offers a variety of hard chrome plating services:

Vertical and Horizontal Chroming: This is a process that provides consistent plating thickness over the entire surface of your cylindrical rods. Our tanks allow us to chrome large components, up to 50′ in length. Because of our large tank there is no need for double dipping.

Duplex Chroming: A layering process that puts two full layers of chrome on your cylindrical rods. This process gives your rods high wear resistance and similarly enhances their performance.

Internal Diameter Chroming: A process where a layer of chrome is placed on the inside diameter of the cylinder barrel to reduce friction. Above all, this reduces the wear on your cylinder, decreasing the number of repairs it will need over its lifespan.

Our Commitment to You

Fast Turnaround Time: In addition to all our chroming services, we guarantee fast turnaround time. All chroming is done in-house 7 days a week. Therefore, if you need your equipment back up and running quickly, you can trust Select Fluid Power to deliver.

Quality Assurance: We are known for the quality of our industrial chroming throughout North America. We demonstrate this through our quality control system and our hard chrome plating certifications:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System: Our services are continuously tested to make sure we meet industry standards and also exceed your expectations on every service we perform. Additionally this guarantees that every job we perform is completed quickly and correctly the first time, every time.
  • Lloyd’s Register: Our hard chrome plating systems and processes meet the intense requirements of Lloyd’s Register. This subsequently ensures that you receive the same exceptional quality on every chroming job we perform. In addition for our marine customers, we can certify all chroming work on cylinders repaired for marine vessels.

Environmental Sustainability: At Select Fluid Power, we’re dedicated to environmental sustainability. That’s why we have implemented the following to continue decreasing our environmental footprint.

  • Multi-layer Containment Pit: Our facility is home to fully concealed chroming tanks in a multi-layer containment pit. This pit undoubtedly eliminates any exposure to the soil.
  • Air Filtration System: To ensure we don’t contaminate our environment, we have installed an air filtration system. This filters small machining particles and gases produced from repair services from the air before releasing it back into the atmosphere.
  • ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System Certification: We are consistently reducing our impact on the environment and actively working to improve our carbon foot print. Because of this we have received the ISO 14001:2015 EMS certification. We earned this by streamlining our operations while simultaneously controlling our energy usage and reducing our waste.
Hard Chrome Plating was last modified: July 2nd, 2019 by Select Fluid Power
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