Since January, 1956, when John Lauderdale first
opened the doors of his company in downtown St. Louis, Missouri,
Metal Finishing Equipment Co. has been serving customers nation-wide
who need coated racks for their specialized finishing business.
John recognized the need for fast turn-around and maximum quality
custom design and fabrication. Employee pride-of-craftsmanship and
the highest in customer satisfaction continue to this day.
In 1980, John handed the company keys to his son, Gary, who credits
the fine products, services, and client loyalty to the long-term
traditions and values his Father instilled in him.
Interior of our Warrenton production facility
have relied on Metal Finishing Equipment for over 15 years.
During that time, we have looked at other plating rack suppliers
and have never found one that compares to MFE's expertise,
quality, speed and price. Sometimes we ask for the impossible
and they always seem able to get it done ”
A-Luster Metal Finishing
Kansas City, MO
Since 1999 Gary and his expert staff
have worked out of a new, spacious, and custom-built shop in Warrenton,
Missouri. Metal Finishing Equipment Company keeps its costs low
and turn-around times fast because of a large inventory of metal
supplies, high capacity tanks and ovens, exceptional equipment that
can meet any design need, and a highly experienced and meticulous
The staff at Metal Finishing is committed to a tradition of effective
partnerships with distinguished and esteemed manufacturers and suppliers.
The partnering assures its customers of the highest quality products
with the reputation of value, trust, and reliability.
Metal Finishing uses Plastisol coatings exclusively. We have been
quality partners and distributors of Milwaukee Brush products since
2000. We represent NAPCO equipment,
a leader in the manufacturing of electroplating, coating, cleaning
and waste treatment equipment.
Metal Finishing Equipment Co. is
a certified member of AESF, the
American Electroplaters and Surface Finishers Society.