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Anodized Aluminum Finishes
As reported in AAC's Technical Bulletin #2-13 the information presented here is intended to be a useful guide for anyone seeking requirements, explanations, and reference materials when specifying finishes for anodized
aluminum. The novice will gain insightful background information and guidance, while the expert may use this as a quick reference.
Primary Designation Systems
Note: The American Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has adopted the AA designation system in its Voluntary Standards for Anodized Architectural Aluminum.
Type of Finish to be Specified
Criteria for Specifying Anodized Aluminum