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    First plate with Copy Chrome kit! Help
    Hi guys,

    Just set-up my Copy Chrome kit following all the instructions.
    The part was copper plated first (originally plastic with conductive paint). Polished and then chromed for about 1.5 hours at 1A.
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    Proper Tank Materials
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    Had one of my 5 gallon buckets split in the middle. Luckily I have spill pans under all my buckets. The sealer bucket seems to have the biggest issue, since its gotta be at boiling point. I know I cant run the anodize acid in a stainless container, can I run the sealer in a stainless container? and...
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    Some while ago I had a chassis for a vintage radio plated in what the man called "old nickel" as it would look more period. It came back silky smooth and dull looking which was perfect. Was wondering what is the difference, apart from looks, in this to 'new nickel' which comes up bright...
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