|Types Of Coatings||Industrial Coatings|
|Application Methods of Coating||Spray|
Bare Aluminum coating is very soft and scratches easily, therefore it must be handled with great care. The reflectivity is approximately 88% in the visible wavelengths.Protected Aluminum coating is used for mirrors and are first coated with aluminum then protected with a layer of silicon monoxide. The mirrors are usable from 400nm to the far infrared. UV Protected Aluminum coating is used for optical mirrors. They are coated with aluminum then protected with magnesium fluoride.