Pretreatment

Zinc Phosphate Pretreatment

Zinc phosphate is the recommended pretreatment for maximum corrosion protection on ferrous materials. ACI’s process and system have been certified and approved by TACOM which meet the Department of the Army performance standards to TT-C-490 for type I spray and application procedures approved for galvanized and low carbon steel.

Iron Phosphate Pretreatment

ACI offers Iron Phosphate for commercial applications and to accommodate parts too large for our 9 stage wash system.

Wash Only Alkaline Rinse

ACI offers a wash only alkaline rinse option for customers that need to have their parts cleaned prior to a value added operation such as:

  • Gluing
  • Caulking
  • Sealants
  • Assembly

In-Line Trivalent Chromium Conversion Coating

ACI offers Trivalent chromium – Surtec 650 conversion coating for aluminum which meets the military specification MIL-DTL-5541 Type II and several other  industrial and commercial conversion coating specifications. This allows ACI  to maintain a competitive advantage, as many of our competitor systems do not have this capability.

Zirconium Conversion Coating

ACI offers Zirconium Conversion Coatings for Commercial applications requiring extended corrosion protection or are too large for our 9 stage wash system.

Pretreatment Coating Washing Worker

Pretreatment Coating Washing Line