Electrocleaning in a Barrel
Q. Can you perform electrocleaning in a plating barrel? C.A.
A. Yes, you can perform both anodic and cathodic electrocleaning in a barrel. The following link gives a brief overview of the electrocleaning process used in the plating industry: pfonline.com/articles/preparation-for-electroplating. This article is a concise overview of types of soils that can be removed using the process. It also describes different types of cleaners and contains a number of illustrations that you can review.
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Question: I’ve been told that a powder coated part cannot be “touched-up.” I have some patio furniture that I had powder coated and the powder coating shop that did the work for me stripped the threads in holes used to rack the part.
What you should know about cleaning and electrocleaning.