Metal Finishing Equipment

Tank Mixers

Tank mixers are primarily used in the metal finishing industry to agitate plating or process tanks and to mix large volume holding tanks for pH adjustment or flocculant additions in waste treatment.  A variety of mixer manufacturers are available including Lightnin® and Brawn Mixer®.  Features and benefits include:

  • Available in 1/3 – 5 HP
  • Closed or Open Tank Mount Options
  • Direct Drive, Gear Drive and Right Angle Drive Options
  • Electric or Air Motor Options
  • Impellers – Square Pitch Prop, AF3 Hydrofoil or Custom
  • Wetted Parts – 316SS, Hastelloy, Alloy 20, Titanium GR2, Duplex 2205 and more
  • Coating and Polishing Options Available


Tank Mixers are available in a wide range of sizes to accommodate a variety of metal finishing applications.  Large mixers are commonly used in metal precipitation waste treatment tanks where pH is adjusted or coagulants and flocculants are added.  Variable speed mixers are also effective in composite electroless nickel tanks where particles need to be maintained in suspension.  With sizes ranging from 1/3 HP to 5 HP and numerous options for construction materials, motor configurations, and prop styles, we can help you select the best mixer for your metal finishing process application.