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4 Common Masking Issues And How To Resolve Them

22 Mar , 2021 hitekadmin

Temporary masking is used in most plating projects to protect the surface areas that should not be exposed to the plating conditions. There are a range of temporary masking products available out there. These include liquid masking lacquer, tape, pull-through plugs, and wax. When using masking during plating, there are common issues you may encounter….

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What Are The Advantages Of PTFE Lubricants?

13 Jan , 2021 hitekadmin

PTFE stands for Polytetrafluoroethylene. This is a Fluoropolymer used widely in industrial applications. Due to its many properties, PTFE lubricant is what we commonly know as the non-stick coating used for cookware. This discovery was made accidentally in 1938 by an engineer from the DuPont organisation. PTFE is characterised by its many properties including: Self-cleaning…

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How To Use Masking Tape When Decorating

24 Dec , 2020 hitekadmin

When working on home design projects for yourself or others, it’s important to have appropriate protection for the areas you need to cover. Knowing how to use masking tape for decorating is essential if you want to achieve a clean finish. The same applies for metal finishing, where you must ensure you have the correct…

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