Whyapczinc Automation Plating Corporation's strength comes from the quality and versatility of our metal finishing processes and our reliable and professional service. We serve customers from around the world at our Glendale, California facility and have been doing so for more than 60 years.

At Automation Plating Corporation we know that what we do is the last step in your manufacturing process before final assembly. We know that our place in the chain is where the rush is really on.

Our five automated lines give APC the ability to plate virtually any size or any volume of parts...rack or barrel. With our fleet of trucks, we can offer convenient pick up and delivery.

Over the years we have held down costs to our customers by becoming more efficient at what we do. We have installed state-of-the-art computer systems for job tracking and scheduling, along with round-the-clock production.

Customer service, quality, and value have helped make APC one of the most successful metal finishing shops in the country. Before you choose any other plating company, discover what we can offer you. The differences will make it clear why APC is your first choice in metal finishing.

  • ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  • CQI-11 Approved
  • Processes include: Zinc, cadmium and stainless steel passivation
  • Chromates include clear, yellow, black and olive drab
  • Special dyes, bright dip, and chem film available as well
  • Serving customers around the world from our So Cal facility
  • One of the largest capacity plating shops in the country
  • Meeting the toughest deadlines with round-the-clock production schedules
  • No job is too big or too small
  • Radio dispatched trucking for pickup or delivery
  • Full lab & X-ray, atomic analyzer, and spectrophotometer equipment
  • Strategic supplier relationships for cutting edge & proprietary technology
  • Plating capacity for any size part...from 11'x5'x2' to the size of a BB
  • Five automated plating lines -- 3 racks and 2 barrels
  • Consistently upgrading to the latest industry standards for quality
  • Environmentally compliant
  • State-of-the art computer system for convenient job tracking
  • Design and build our own machines for maximum efficiency
  • Customized packaging available onsite
  • Family-owned and operated since 1952

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