The Advantages of Silicone Plugs in Electroplating

26 Jun , 2023 Upperdog

Electroplating is a highly useful process that enhances the protective qualities of different materials. For the best results, however, you need a precision finish. And for that, you need electroplating masking products. In this blog, we’ll be discussing the advantages and uses of one masking product in particular: silicone plugs. What Are Silicone Plugs? Silicone…

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3 Uses For Silicone Caps

30 May , 2023 Upperdog

Silicone caps are highly versatile and have a range of uses across different industries. Our team of experts are looking at how silicone rubber caps can be used for electroplating, powder coating, and anodising. Silicone Caps for Electroplating Electroplating is the process of coating a metal object with a thin layer of another metal using…

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Electroplating Vs. Powder Coating: What Are The Differences?

26 Apr , 2023 Upperdog

If you’ve ever needed to mask a metal surface, you may have wondered about the differences between electroplating and powder coat masking. Both techniques have their benefits and drawbacks, so it’s important to know the differences before deciding which masking products to use. Our experts are on hand to explain. What Is Electroplating Masking? Electroplating…

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