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heatsinkCooling Source offers a variety of heatsink finishes to protect your parts against most hazardous environments and meet your needs.

Anodizing

An electrolytic passivation process used to increase the thickness of the natural oxide layer on the surface of aluminum parts of heatsinks.

  • Aluminum oxide finish
  • Excellent emissivity
  • Sturdy finish
  • Low cost heatsinks
  • Hard anodizing for high temperature application
  • Custom color available upon request
  • Electrically non-conductive
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Chromate (Chemfilm, Iridite, Alodyne)

A type of conversion coating used to passivate aluminum or copper.

  • Corrosion inhibitor
  • Prevent metal to tarnish
  • Low cost heatsinks
  • Available in clear and yellow
    • Clear:  rohs
    • Yellow
  • Electrically Conductive
    • Alodyne
    • Chemfilm rohs
    • Trivalent Chromate, rohs
    • Iridite rohs

Heatsinks Mechanical Finish

  • Clean
  • Degrease
  • Etching
  • Deburr
  • Bead blasting
  • Sand blasting
  • Buffing
  • Brushing
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Heatsinks Electrolsss Nickel

  • Solderable
  • Excellent for sturdy environments
  • Electrically conductive
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Tin / Led

A finish that protects the underlying copper from corrosion on heatsinks.

  • Electrically conductive
  • Good solderability

Powder Coating

A type of coating that is electrostaticlly applied as a free-flowing, dry powder on heatsink’s metal and thermoplasitc

  • Custom color available up on request
  • Low cost heatsinks
  • No solvent required
  • Electrically non-conductive
  • rohs

Paint

  • Custom color available up on request
  • Low cost heatsinks
  • Electrically non-conductive
  • rohs