Accession Number : ADA298250

Title :   A Comparison of Thin Film Sulfuric Acid Anodizing and Chromic Acid Anodizing Processes.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 93-Apr 95,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIV WARMINSTER PA AIR VEHICLE AND CREW SYST EMS TECHNOLOGY DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Cohen, Stephen M. ; Spadafora, Stephen J.

PDF Url : ADA298250

Report Date : 25 APR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : Chromic acid anodizing (CAA), a common aluminum pretreatment, forms a thick oxide film which provides protection against environmental degradation.

Descriptors :   *THIN FILMS, *SULFURIC ACID, *CHROMIC ACID, CONTROL SYSTEMS, ENVIRONMENTS, DEGRADATION, NAVY, ADHESION, CORROSION INHIBITION, SUBSTRATES, COSTS, COATINGS, CORROSION RESISTANCE, OXIDES, ALUMINUM, WEIGHT, PAINTS, CHROMIUM, WASTES, CARCINOGENS, THICK FILMS, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, PHOSPHORIC ACIDS.

Subject Categories : Solid State Physics
      Inorganic Chemistry
      Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE