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Etching is a surface treatment method in which a surface is treated with a substance to trigger a chemical reaction that partly dissolves the surface material. In case of metal and an acid, this is a so-called redox reaction. You could call it controlled, deliberate corrosion.


at Nijdeken

Nijdeken often offers the etching service for serial production of tag plates, machine plates, logo plates, and emblems. Etching is often a good alternative to engraving.

Again, Nijdeken’s strength is that we can offer a combination of etching and engraving. Engraving is a good option for your custom texts, for example. We can take care of etching in various commonly used materials, such as 304 stainless steel, 316L stainless steel, copper, and phosphor bronze with various thicknesses.

Etching is always a beautiful solution. To find out more about all the etching options we offer, feel free to contact us.