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Copper plating without the use of electricity
What are the reactions involved in plating an iron nail without the use of electricity in this setup: A 5% copper solution was mixed with 1% sulfuric acid and the nail was put into the solution for 10 minutes?
Stan Michelle Reyes - Los Banos Laguna, Philippines
Please describe exactly what you saw happen, and I will be happy to explain why it happened.
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