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2531 N Dodge Ave
Helena MT 59601
406-442-6591 (fax)

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Our Custom Process and Personal Attention to Your Needs
Set Us Apart from the Competition!

close up photo of a yellow fender with flame decalThe owners of Decorative Industrial Plating (D.I.P.) are committed to maintaining a custom job shop capable of meeting your commercial or individual needs. We have developed a method that meets and exceeds the standards of the industry for quality of polishing, plating, brightness and corrosion protection—thereby consistently producing a superior product. Don't take our word for it—see what our customers have to say about their experience with our services!

Business Information
Primary Equipment
Electroplating and Surface Finishing
Special Capabilities
Product Applications


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In Business Since 1985

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Certified Electroplater/Finisher on Staff

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Staff with over 80 years combined

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Primary Equipment

  • 1000 Gallon Capacity Tanks—4’ x 9’ x 4’
  • Polishing Equipment
  • Custom Barrel & Rack Plating
  • Abrasive Blaster
  • Welder
  • Hand Polishing Equipment
  • Repair Station
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Electroplating and Surface Finishing

We provide the following electroplating and surface finishing services. View our services page for additional information on these processes.

graphic diamond bullet Plating Processes

  • Chrome
  • Nickel
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • 24k Gold (Decorative)


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  • Black Oxide
  • Antique Finishes
  • Satin Finishes
  • Oil-Rubbed Bronze

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  • Abrasive Blasting
  • Buffing/Polishing
  • Paint Stripping
  • Repairs and Custom Restoration
  • Welding
  • Soldering
  • Bumper Straightening

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Special Capabilities

  • Prototypes
  • Short Runs
  • High Production Capabilities
  • Custom Restoration
  • Zinc Die Castings (Pot Metal)
  • Surface Treatment Processes
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Product Applications

  • Exterior Automotive
  • Interior Automotive
  • Plumbing Parts
  • Lighting Fixtures
  • Electrical Contacts
  • Musical Instrument Parts
  • Marine Hardware
  • Zinc Die Castings
  • Aluminum Die Castings
  • Aerospace Parts
  • Tool and Die Molds
  • Computer Hardware
  • Medical/Surgical Appliances
  • Firearms
  • Packaging and Handling Machinery
  • Petroleum Production Equipment
  • Food Handling and Process Equipment
  • Salvage and Repair
  • Lawn/Garden and Farm Equipment
  • Patio Furniture
  • Household Fixtures and Furnishings
  • Motorcycle Parts
  • Wood Stoves
  • Antiques
  • Ask about other possibilities

See our SERVICES page for additional information about the finishing types available.

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