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Processes and Services

Coast Plating possesses a state-of-the-art processing and finishing capability, the result of continuous investment in new production technologies, quality optimization programs and continuing education. Coast specializes in Non Destructive Testing, Anodizing, Passivation, Chemical Conversion Coatings (Aluminum and Titanium), Prime, Topcoat, and Dry Film Lubricants. Coast maintains three process lines with processing capability of up 27' long and 8.5' wide. Coast is an industry leader in capability and approvals and is always looking to expand its services for its customers. We look forward to serving you!

Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Flourescent Penetrant
    • Inspection
      • Type I
        • Method A
  • Rockwell Hardness
  • Conductivity
  • Anodic Flaw
Chemical Processing-Aluminum
  • Chemical Cleaning
    • Alkaline Clean
    • Alkaline Etch
  • Chemical Conversion
    • Chemfilm
      • Clear
      • Gold (Iridescent)
  • Anodize
    • Chromic
      • Type I
        • Class 1 (Non-Dyed)
        • Class 2 (Dyed)
      • Type IB
        • Class 1 (Non-Dyed)
        • Class 2 (Dyed)
    • Chromic (BAC 5019)
      • Type I
        • Class 3
        • Class 5
    • Boric Sulfuric
      • Type I and IC
        • BAC 5632
          • Class 1
          • Class 5
    • Tartaric Sulfuric Anodize
      • AIPS 02-01-003
    • Sulfuric
      • Type II
        • Class 1 (Non-Dyed)
        • Class 2 (Dyed)
      • Type IIB
        • Class 1 (Non-Dyed)
        • Class 2 (Dyed)
    • Hard Coat
      • Type III
        • Class 1 (Non-Dyed)
        • Class 2 (Dyed)
    • Hard-Teflon Impregnated
      • Type I
Chemical Processing-Titanium
  • Chemical Cleaning
    • Titanium Clean
    • Titanium Etch
  • Chemical Conversion
    • Phosphate Fluoride
    • Sol-Gel
Chemical Processing-Stainless Steel
  • Chemical Cleaning
  • Passivate
Special Process-Composites
  • Conductive Coating
  • Adhesive Primer
  • Fuel Tank Coating
Painting
  • Primer
  • Adhesive Primer
  • Topcoat
  • Fuel Tank Coating
  • Solid and Dry Film Lubricant
  • Teflon Coating
  • Sermetel

Other Services
  • Masking
  • Abrasive Blast
    • Aluminum Oxide
    • Glass Bead
    • Plastic Media
  • Preservation in Oil
  • Part Marking / Identification
  • Testing
    • Salt Spray
    • Taber Abrasion

 

The main offices are located at the Gardena facility on 154th Street, in which small parts and components are processed in a 30,000 square foot facility. Anodizing, Cleaning, Chemical Conversion and Anodize process tank line handles parts up to twelve feet long. There is a high volume paint shop with baking ovens as well as a low contamination paint shop with its own curing system.

The Carson plant on 164th Street can accommodate large parts and assemblies up to 27 feet long. This facility operates from one building that was completely renovated in 1998 and 1999 (operations began in 1999). The paint shop includes sixty linear feet of spray booth capacity and a large oven curing plant.