Electroplating

The Electroplating Zone is a library of all things plating. Research all types of metal plating and electroplating processes, chemistries and equipment. This site-within-a-site is your ultimate resource for plating articles, suppliers and products. Check out our feature stories, tips from industry experts, and the latest in plating innovations from world-class suppliers.

New England NASF Chapter Hosts Supplier Night

Event included speakers, supplier table top exhibits, door prizes, scholarship raffle prizes and presentation of 10 scholarships.

Capital Expenditures and Growth

The axiom says that you must spend money to make money. Turns out the statistics prove it true, too. Top Shops spend money to make money, and keep more of it.
Experts

What to Consider When Applying a Classic Black Finish

Q. What are the best options for a durable black finish? Uyemura's Rich DePoto answers that question.
Experts

How to Extend the Life of Electroless Nickel Chemistry

Q. We have been having some issues with our electroless nickel line. We want the bath to last longer, but are afraid of a decrease in quality. How can we help our EN bath last longer while improving our quality?
Featured Video

2017 Finishing Industry Economic Forecast

What the team at Gardner Business Intelligence sees ahead for the industrial finishing industry in 2017.
INNOVATIONS

PosiTector SHD Hardness Durometer Measures Non-Metallic Materials

The PosiTector SHD shore hardness durometer from Gardco is a handheld electronic instrument that measures the indentation hardness of non-metallic materials.

OEM-Focused PumpSense Offers Predictive Monitoring

Sensor-based system introduces uniquely “smart” and cost effective predictive diagnostics technology to alert pump/blower users to developing problems.