Trivalent Conversion Coating is RoHS compliant.

Press Release Summary:

Available in clear or light blue color, Alchrome® Tri-Tec coating for aluminum, aluminum alloys, and IVD deposited aluminum can be applied as spray or immersion. Aqueous coating features long-term corrosion protection and low electrical contact impedance and acts as bonding agent for paint and adhesives. Meeting Mil-C-5541 for Class 1 and 3, and ELV and WEEE standards, product is suited for automotive, aircraft, sport vehicle, architectural, and hardware industries.

Original Press Release:

New Trivalent Conversion Coating for Aluminum

Springfield, MA. May 16, 2006. Heatbath Corp., a manufacturer of a broad line of conversion coatings for ferrous and nonferrous substrates, has introduced an aqueous trivalent chromium conversion coating for aluminum, aluminum alloys, and IVD deposited aluminum.

Alchrome® Tri-Tec is a trivalent protective coating with a low electrical contact impedance. It is easy to use. Color range is between clear and light blue. Application is spray or immersion.

Alchrome Tri-Tec produces long-term corrosion protection and is Class 3 per ASTM B449. It is well-suited for aluminum products used in the automotive, aircraft, sport vehicle, architectural and hardware industries.

Alchrome Tri-Tec is an excellent bonding agent for paint (new or repaint) and adhesives. It meets Mil-C-5541 for Class 1 and Class 3, and is RoHS compliant. It also meets the requirements of ELV and WEEE.

Heatbath Corp. Springfield, MA (413) 452-2000. ISO 9001 certified. Member AESF, MFSA.

For further information, contact
Tom Walen,
(413) 452-2000 or

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