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Chrome plating inconsistent thickness problem
Please find a solution to below chrome plating problem:
My client requirement of chrome plating thickness is 127 microns. To be plated on 273 mm diameter shaft of 6 m long. We are using a 9.5 m long tub. The problem is that the thickness of chrome is more towards the top of tank but to the end of tank thickness is found less. Also the chrome plating thickness is not uniform around the circumference of shaft. The minimum plating thickness found is 80-108 microns which is unacceptable to client. Please send a solution to this problem.
plating shop employee - Saudi Arabia
September 2, 2010
A. You have a current distribution problemDaniel Hernandez
- Bucaramanga Santander
Do you need internal plating or the outside, how long is your anode and the distance of anode to cathode? please clarify
plating process supplier
September 10, 2010
? DEAR SIR, WHAT IS THE SIZE OF ANODES.
CONC. OF CHROMIC ACID.
RATIO OF CHROMIC ACID/SULPHATE.
Ludhiana, Punjab, India
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