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Old 03-01-2010, 10:57 AM
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Default Re: electroplating my own parts

Originally Posted by kbot6789 View Post
it will later on after its plated because the metels will not have a good bond in the rusty area and evently the rust will come to the surfice but you can prolly plate it in copper then plate it again in what ever but make shure to get a good coat of copper on it and this might prefent the rust from comeing to the surface after its platedjust make shure thares no pits
Hmmmm.... no pits on a sand cast, cast iron engine. Huston, we have a problem!
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