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Electrolysis for rust removal: effect on chrome plating?





August 30, 2012

Q. Does electrolysis for rust removal have any effect on chrome plating? is there any nasty chrome stuff that ends up in the electrolyte?

John Sanford
- Alpena, Michigan, USA



September 4, 2012

A. Hi John.

Yes and yes. Don't electrolize chrome plating. It will be removed and converted to hexavalent chromium.

Regards,

Ted Mooney, finishing.com
Ted Mooney, P.E.
Striving to live Aloha
finishing.com - Pine Beach, New Jersey



September 4, 2012

thumbs up signThanks!...funny (not really) how it's out on the net that it will have no affect on plating, etc. Thanks for being here.

John Sanford
- Alpena, Michigan, USA


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