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Introduction to Plating

Technical Articles

by Steven C. Gerzel, CEF-2, RIGHTech Fabrications Electroplating is the deposition of a layer of metal “electrolytically” on to a base metal (substrate) to change or enhance its appearance and also to provide protection against corrosion. Electroplating is performed in…

Anode Basket Care in Copper & Zinc Plating

Technical Articles

The Problem: We recently received a sample titanium anode basket which had been used in an acid copper plating line. The front expanded face, parts of both sides and the bottom showed signs of an arcing problem and the basket was covered…

How To Properly Size Your Heat Transfer Coil

Technical Articles

Proper coil sizing will assure efficient heating or cooling thereby saving energy and reducing costs. RIGHTech uses proven formulas to assure proper coil sizing. These formulas, although they cannot take into account variables such as heat loss to the environment or to…

Racking – The Perfect Fit

Technical Articles

In our computerized world, every rack ordered should be the perfect fit. This article focuses on identifying and on controlling those variables that make up the perfect fit. It highlights the importance of careful and complete attention to detail at the design, engineering and manufacturing stages. The perfect fit means…