Surface Finishing 

Surface finishing refers to different processes used to alter the surface of a manufactured product to give it a distinct or desired look and feel. Different techniques are used to improve the appearance, adherence, solderability, resistance to corrosion, hardness, conductivity, and many other characteristics of industrial components.


CreateProto offers a high-quality surface finishing service for all components and parts regardless of the machining method used in producing them. We have some skilled experts who only handle finishing assignments so the quality of work done on your products is of exceptional quality. If you desire a perfect finish for your prototypes and other manufactured components get in touch with our customer services team for a quick and accurate quotation.


What can you get form CreateProto?

We have experience in and regularly machine materials such as; Nickel Alloys (Inconel 625, 718, Monel K400), Super Duplex (F53, F55, F61), Duplex (F51, F60), Stainless Steel (Austenitic, Ferritic, Martensitic, Precipitation Hardened), Titanium, Alloy Steel (EN24T, EN19T), Tool Steel (D2, Ovar Supreme), Carbon Steel (LF2), Brass, Bronze, Aluminium, Copper, Acetal, PTFE, Peek, Nylon, Tufnol...

Createproto High gloss polishing

High gloss polishing

Sanding & polishing is one of the most common finishes for prototyping. Sanding is the very basic process to remove cutting marks or printing marks, in order to get a smooth surface. Get ready for a further finish such as sandblasted, painted, chromed…

Starting from rough sandpaper, when you reach 2000 sandpaper the part surface is smooth enough for high gloss polishing to obtain shiny surface or mirror look, transparent such as light guide, lens.

Painting parts

Painting is a very flexible way to create a different surface appearance.We can achieve:
High GlossTexture (spanght & Heavy)
Soft Touch ( Rubber spanke)

Tinted parts


Tinted is another option to color plastic prototypes besides painting. It is a good solution for turn signal, tail lamp.
Material suit for tinted:

Chromed & Metallizing

Chromed & Metallizing

This type of finish is only created protect layer, but also a super look.
Chrome Sputtering
Color Plating
Zinc Plating

Logo & Symbol

There are various ways to create a logo, symbol, and text on your prototypes or production parts.
We can offer:
Pad Printing
Rub on
Laser Engraving
Anodizing parts


The most popular way to create a decent surface for electronic products. Apple almost uses anodized for all their products.We are offering:
Anodized Type 1
Anodized Type 2
Anodized Type 3
Chemical Film/Alodine


Powder Coat
Sandblasted & Bead blasted
Heat treatment
Water Transfer

Get a Customized Quote in 24 Hours or Less

Request a quote with our Quick Quote tool or by giving us a call. A CreateProto engineer will review your design and send you a price in 24 hours or less. Machined products typically typically ship in 1-2 weeks for small orders and 3-6 weeks for larger runs.