What Should I Keep in Mind When Choosing a Metal Finishing Process?

06/21/2017 by Support

Metal finishing treats the exterior of a metal product by applying a thin complementary layer to its surface. Each metal finishing process is used for a different purpose. From electroplating to decorative chrome, metal finishing can be useful for a number of industries and applications. Regardless of the applications, advantages of metal finishing treatments include: more…


24k Magic: The History and Benefits of Gold Plating

06/07/2017 by Support

Gold has been considered a precious metal for centuries, prompting humanity to fight wars, cross deserts and seas, and discover new continents. The Greeks told tales of Midas, a king who turned everything he touched into gold. The three primary reasons for the Spanish exploration have been cited as “gold, God, and glory.” More recently, more…

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Yes, You Can Use Electroplating For Plastic, Here’s How

05/17/2017 by Bend Plating

There comes a time in any industrial project where you are building with plastic, but you want it to look like metal. This is where electroplating plastic comes in. By providing a metallic finish such as gold, nickel, copper, or chrome to a plastic base such as polycarbonate, polypropylene, phenolic, ABS, or Teflon Bend Plating can outsource and manage this more…