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Seeking chrome spray

Gold Touch  J G Nikolas  M and M Metallizing 

 

Please fill me in too. Trying to do cars and a bike. Fun fun.

Brandon K [last name deleted for privacy by Editor]
- Rochester Hills, Michigan


Chromium Plating
by Weiner & Walmsley
from Abe Books

or




Hard Chromium Plating
by Guffie
from Abe Books

or

 

Chrome is a heavy metal and in some forms is a carcinogen. Please leave this type of work to the plating companies who are trained to handle this type of material and can dispose of it properly.

tim neveau
Tim Neveau
Rochester Hills, Michigan


February 2010

Hi, Tim. I think he's referring to "chrome-look" paint, not spraying with actual chrome plating solution.

Hi, Brandon. We have an FAQ, "Introduction to Chrome Plating", that will tell you a lot about this subject. What you can do instead of actual chrome electroplating, and may be satisfied with, is "chrome-look paint". It has come a long way and has a good shine these days. Best of luck.

Regards,

Ted Mooney, finishing.com
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