Over 50 years experience applying advanced firearm coatings!

The people at Craftguard would like to take this opportunity to welcome new customers and thank existing customers for their patronage! Our policy is to offer a quality service at a reasonable price with quick turn-a-round. Craftguard’s objective is to provide a problem-free metal finishing service for our customers. Craftguard celebrated its "50th Anniversary" in 2014.

Traditional Coatings

Hot Salt Blue

Rust Blue

Rust Brown


Damascus Rust Blue

Nitre Blue

Modern Coatings

Electroless Nickel Plate

"Guard-Coat" PLUS


DuPont® Telfon®



Special Announcement

We are excited to announce that Bryan Iehl, grandson to founder William Ray Iehl, has returned to the family business and has resumed the role of Managing Partner, a role he held from 2000 until 2012. He served as our Production Manager from 1993 until 2000 and was critical to the research and development of many our coatings. Bryan is a natural leader who is organized, goal driven and obtains results!  He has over 20 years of managerial experience and has excelled in every position from mid-management to executive management.