Chromium Plating

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Published: 1/28/2014

Nodules in Nickel Plate
What could be causing “voids” and “nodules” in the nickel layer of the brake pistons we plate?

Published: 10/29/2013

Hazy Chrome Plate
I am plating a door plate for a lock set made from zinc die cast that has a 90-degree slot into which the door handle is inserted. Why is a haziness visible around the slot area?

Published: 7/1/2013

Chromium Plating of Zinc Diecasts
What is the best way to set up a chrome plating line?

Published: 11/15/2012

Cloudy Decorative Chrome
We have a decorative chrome plating process using hex-chrome and find that, in the high current density areas, there is cloudiness more often than not. What should we be looking for to solve this problem?

Published: 11/13/2012

Plating Carbide Parts
How do I prepare small carbide parts for hard-chrome plating?

Published: 10/30/2012

Mirror Chrome Finish
n the process used to achieve the chrome plate specified in ASTM B456, do you polish the parts before or after the electrodeposited coating?

Published: 9/25/2012

Cloudy Decorative Chrome
We have a decorative chrome plating process using hex-chrome and find that, in the high current density areas, there is cloudiness more often than not. What should we be looking for to solve this problem?

Published: 9/10/2012

Hard Chrome Plating
What is causing teardrop-shaped pits on parts plated in a standard hexavalent chromium bath?

Published: 6/18/2012

Unstable Decorative Chrome Bath
Our decorative chromium plating tank is giving me fits! We have heavy chrome burning on the high-current-density areas and frequent staining. The chromium burning does not occur all the time. Can you suggest some things for me to investigate to solv...

Published: 5/10/2012

Sandpaper Finish
Our company produces oven racks. The base material is a low-carbon steel (SAE 1006/SAE 1008). The racks are nickel-chromium plated. After the process is completed, the plating has the feel and look of sandpaper, and we must have a bright, smooth fin...