- July 27, 2021
- Doris Gray
Electroplating is the process of coating one material with another. The second material is usually a more durable metal than the first and the idea is to provide greater protection to the first metal. For industrial services, it can mean adding strength to those parts that they would not have possessed otherwise.
Copper electroplating in particular can have its benefits. Copper, which is reddish-orange in color, is known for its malleability, corrosion resistance, and high electrical conductivity. When applied to another, weaker metal, it can transfer some of those traits into the former metal, making...