Chromate Conversion Process

Chromate conversion is the most common type of conversion coating that helps prevent corrosion on metals. The chromate conversion process provides corrosion resistance and conductivity without creating buildup. This low-cost process primer is used for paint, lacquer, or rubber bonding and is used primarily on Aluminum.  Here at Midwest Metal Products, we provide our own […]

What is Silk Screening?

Silk screening is a method of applying paint and design elements to any type of metal product. It is the easiest and least expensive way to customize any enclosure and can be done in nearly any color. Screening is a great choice for adding labeling operators or company names and logos to your metal enclosures.  […]

Electronic Metal Fabrications: Plates and Panels

From hand railings to heavy machinery, metal fabrications have a part in it all. Metal fabrication is the process of building machines and structures from raw materials including cutting, burning, welding, forming and assembly to create the perfect final product.  The benefits of metal fabrication shops are the centralization that they possess. Most companies require […]

Aerospace Metal Fabrications: Our Capabilities

Custom. Cutting edge. Conceptual. Our aerospace clients rely on NADCAP certified Midwest Metal Products for innovative and affordable sheet metal fabrication products. With our sharp focus on detail, we meet the highest standards required in the aerospace industry.  At Midwest Metal, we use Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) to ensure great communication and the best results […]

Why Choose Midwest Metal Products

For more than 50 years, Midwest Metal Products has provided precision metal fabrication services to industries across the United States and around the world. We serve and are familiar with multiple industries including aerospace, medical, and electronic.  Aerospace. Midwest Metal is a leading producer of aerospace products such as instrumentation, gauges, search and navigation systems, […]

Powder Coating vs. Wet Paint and Plating

The world is made of important binaries: men versus women, good versus evil, conservatives versus liberals among many others. While most of these opposing forces receive much public attention in a matinee board style grudge match, some of these binaries only surface as they become important in specific choices. In the world of sheet metal […]

Breaking Down The Sheet Metal Fabrication Process

Sheet metal fabrication is a vital part of the many technological advancements we’ve seen in fields like aerospace, electronics, medicine, and many more. Metal fabrication is key in producing aviation gauges, such as the casing for these meters. Metal fabrication is also key in aviation instruments. These necessary tools for aviation rely heavily on sheet […]

Pre-Treatment Process: What Makes Midwest Metal Products Different

At Midwest Metal Products, we’re meticulous in everything we do. For more than 50 years, our family-owned business has been a trusted single-source manufacturer for industries across the world. We’ve built a reputation as a preferred vendor in the aerospace, electronics, and medical equipment industries. Our clients rely on our quality processes and products. We […]

Custom Sheet Metal Fabrication for the Medical Industry

Consider for a moment all the metal devices and equipment in the world. Now consider the many industries that could not function without high quality metal fabrication products: medicine, telecommunications, the military, aerospace, electronics, transportation, computing, and manufacturing, just to name a few.   It’s safe to say that industry and commerce would shut down […]

NADCAP Certification Makes Good Business Sense

For a company that began in a small garage, we’ve certainly come a long way. For more than half a century, Midwest Metal Products has provided outstanding metal fabrication services to customers across the globe. Major industries—including aerospace, electronics, and the medical field—trust our quality, precision and excellent customer service. We’re pleased to be a […]