A soft, silver colored metal commonly used as an engraving material and for trophy plates and components. ANODIZED ALUMINUM has been electroplated with an aluminum oxide coating which gives it a hard, durable surface. It is available in a variety of colors and is suitable for exterior use. LACQUERED ALUMINUM has been finished on one side and has had a clear of colored coating applied to it. It is commonly used for engraved trophy and plaque plates.