Extended Services

Surface Profiling

  • Abrasive blasting
  • Bead blasting


Centerless Grinding (w/ hard chrome process)
Centerless Grinding is an effective method of precision grinding the outside diameter of any cylindrical shaped part such as round bar and tubing, bushings, pins, mixer shafts, pump shafts & hydraulic rods & cylinders. We can grind chrome, carbon steel, stainless steel, alloys, tool steel, aluminum, castings, brass, bronze, & various other exotic materials.


+/- .001
8 - 12000 micro finish
20 ft. capacity
3,000 lbs
1" - 12" diameter




Superfinishing / Superpolishing

  • RAs 2-4

Centerless Belt-Sanding                  

Welding, Fabrication, and Machining

  • MIG & TIG Welding
  • Turn-key solutions

Component Repair & Retrofitting

  • Hydraulic cylinders and rods
  • Valves spools, and housings

Coating Removal

United Surface Finishing provides both chemical and mechanical removal of industrial hard chrome and electroless nickel plating.

Turn-Key Solutions

United Surface Finishing will also combination plating and extended services with custom-tailored management services to provide turn-key solutions for our customers. A representative sample of our value-added services include:

  • JIT Inventory Management and Delivery
  • Project Management
  • Production Runs (dedicated racking and tooling to facilitate high volume runs)




Our Production Capabilities

From our state-of-the-art 30,000 square foot facility in Canton OH, we provide full-service plating to customers from across the Midwest. Our production capabilities include:

  • Nine Plating Tanks for Fast Turn-Around
  • Plating Capabilities Up To 324” in Length and 30” O.D.
  • Flash to a Heavy Build-Up of .050” (Chrome)
  • Tolerances Within .0002”
  • Small and Large Parts
  • Rack
  • Prototypes
  • Production Runs From 1-1MM Pieces


Maximum Weight 6,000 lbs 6,000 lbs 4,000 lbs 3,000 lbs
Maximum Diameter 30" 24" 32" 12"
Maximum Length 324" 130" 240" 240"
Maximum Width 144" 32" --
Tank Depth 192" 42" --






From start to finish, we understand that every step of the production process is critical to achieving the standards both we and our customers expect. That’s why we can also provide pre- and post-plating services upon request such as abrasive blasting, buffing and polishing, centerless belt-sanding, and stripping.