How to Grind & Polish Tread Plate Aluminum?

Answer If you have a truck with tread plate tool boxes, steps or flatting, and have had the aluminum for a few years, you may have noticed that oxidization, dirt and basic use have stripped away that mirr... Read More »

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How to Care for a Bright Aluminum Tread Toolbox?

Bright aluminum tread toolboxes can be installed into truck beds for carrying tools and accessories while keeping them safely secured. This type of toolbox has either a manual-lift lid or a hydraul... Read More »

How to Soften Aluminum Plate?

The process of softening metal is referred to as annealing. When you anneal aluminum you are releasing the tension between the metal's molecules and making the metal softer and easier to work. To d... Read More »

How to Bend Aluminum Diamond Plate?

Lightweight aluminum diamond plate does not corrode when subjected to water and the raised diamonds give the diamond plate extra strength. Although aluminum diamond plate is a soft metal, problems ... Read More »

How to Restore Diamond Plate Aluminum?

Diamond plate aluminum, usually found on trucks and in industrial kitchens, is prone to collecting dirt. When covered in water residue, mud, grease and scum, the diamond plate's texture makes dirt ... Read More »