is there any way to use copper instead of copper sulphate [adv: item on
Amazon]in plating? Would much prefer household chemicals if possible.I have a grandchild that loves science,I would like to keep her interested,but could use a little help. Thank you.
Jo Dooley students grandma - Shepherdsville, Kentucky
October , 2008
Hi, Jo. Our FAQ "How Electroplating Works" will explain how to copper plate (for demonstration purposes) with vinegar [adv: vinegar in bulk on
Amazon] and copper. Good luck.
Ted Mooney, P.E. Striving to live Aloha finishing.com - Pine Beach, New Jersey
November 1, 2008
vinegar is a good choice of bath, copper electric wire as anode.
Bob Z. L. Bao Physicist - Seattle
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