Rachel Wallstrom

Senior at Stanford University studying Mechanical Engineering with a focus in Product Realization.

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Conversion Coatings: The Benefits of Passivation, Black Oxide, Alodine, and Anodizing

We all know what happens when metal is exposed to the elements: rust. When designing and creating your products, the last thing you want to discover is an uneven and grungy layer of corrosion.  Although this is an age old problem, there are many ways to circumvent it. One of the best solutions to avoiding […]