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A Guide To Masking Lacquer

28 Oct , 2020 hitekadmin

What is masking lacquer? Masking Lacquer is used to protect and cover areas which are not to be plated during the electroplating process. It is a type of liquid metal masking which requires a more precise application. Different masking lacquers and thinners are made to withstand different conditions, from high temperatures to acidity. So, it…

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How Does Electroplating Work?

2 Oct , 2020 hitekadmin

What is electroplating? Electroplating is the process of coating the surface of a conducting material (a material that allows electrical currents to pass through) with a thin layer of another metal through means of electrolysis. Electroplating is used because it helps protect the conducting material from wear, corrosion, and rust. What are electroplating masking products?…

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Using Self Threading Plugs for Metal Masking

17 Sep , 2020 hitekadmin

When applying metal and paint finishes to your products, it is important to consider how you will protect the more intricate parts that must stay intact. An effective way of doing this is by using metal and paint masking products, in particular with self threading plugs. We stock a range of masking products and plugs…

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