What can Renfrow Hard Chrome do for you?

Renfrow Hard Chrome has been increasing the productivity and longevity of industrial equipment for over 50 years. More than 50% of our business is done with repeat customers. We take great pride in our craftsmanship, as do those we serve. Thanks to our long term customers, much of our advertisement is done by word of mouth. 

Hard Facts About Hard Chrome

  • It has less friction than any other metal (predominant characteristic)
  • It will never rust
  • It is next to a diamond in hardness - Rc 72
  • It has a melting point of 2,939 Degrees Fahrenheit
  • It will not peel or flake
  • It can be plated to any thickness from one micron to one fourth inch on any base metal
  • The dense close-grained deposit defies seizing and galling
  • It is much too hard for conventional machining, but it can be ground and/or polished to exacting dimensions
  • Special surface effects are possible by proper surface treatments prior to or after plating
  • It is unaffected by high or low temperatures or corrosive solutions such as salt water or organic acids