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anodize

[′an·ə‚dīz]
(metallurgy)
To form a decorative or protective passive film on a metal part by making it the anode of a cell and applying electric current.

anodize

To provide a hard, noncorrosive, electrolytic, oxide film on the surface of a metal, particularly aluminum, by electrolytic action.
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LEMO's anodized M Series connectors accept cable diameters ranging from 2.
The Brass Monkey upgrade is priced at USD995, while the Anodized Platinum edition is priced at USD1,095 on the Citadel's base price.
It does not require a clear coat and allows steel and aluminum to have a uniform, anodized appearance with a high batch-to- batch consistency.
Figure 2 shows the typical aspect of the anodized surfaces obtained Figure 2a and 2b show the top surface of specimens anodized at 10 mA/[cm.
Keywords Anodized titanium, Fluorinated coatings, Color alteration, Anti-fingerprint
My mother has a hard anodized skillet that she says was expensive, but she doesn't much care for it.
Petsport USA launches a new anodized colored aluminum version of Bling Bling Blinkers, with carabiners instead of snaphooks.
Although relatively new on the scene, anodized aluminum cookware is a sound non-stick alternative to Teflon-coated pots and pans.
It has a 21/2-inch drop-point blade made of Devon Thomas Damascus steel and a gunmetal gray anodized aluminum handle with a Mastodon bark ivory inlay.
It is comprised of 4 inner aluminum stationary clear anodized disks with friction pucks and 5 outer rotating aluminum hard-anodized disks.