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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Why Is Masking Necessary For Electroplating?

31 Mar , 2023 Upperdog

Electroplating is a metal finishing process that is used in a wide range of industries for a vast number of different applications. Interestingly, the process dates back to the early 18th century and has since continued to evolve. Despite this, the electroplating process is still largely unknown to many outside of the industry. Fortunately, our…

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