Electroplating is the electrochemical process of depositing a metallic coating on the base material of an object when it is immersed in a plating solution in such a manner that a suitable low voltage electric current flows through it, causing metallic coating to the attracted to the object to be plated.
Chromium is available in a bright, shiny, mirror-like finish as well as soft stain finish. This versatile finish provides corrosion protection and good wear life as well as beauty.
|CLEANER then RINSE||Work immersed in an alkaline cleaner to remove dirt, oil grease and natural oxide|
|NEUTRALIZER then RINSE||Work immersed in a mild acid bath to neutralize any traces of alkaline cleaner after rince|
|COPPER STRIKE||Flash with copper*|
|COPPER PLATE then RINSE||Deposit copper undercoat*|
|NEUTRALIZER then RINSE||Removal of excess copper|
|NICKEL then RINSE||Apply nickel plating|
|CHROME then RINSE||Apply chrome plating|