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    Anodizing 37F Cooling Pump Setup
    Mach Diamond
    I just joined today. With the COV19 virus, by work is trying to do more work in-house including a Type III anodizing setup for small parts (no dimension greater than 4 inches). I just bought the Type III anodizing kit and I was wondering what others have done to set up their cooling system. A few ideas....
    03-30-2020, 10:48 AM
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    HELP! Copy cad/ zinc plating with yellow chromate
    Matthew Layland
    Got the 4.5 gallon kit and have been fighting getting the yellow chromate to stick. After wasting 2 full working days with no success I called tech support and there manual is written wrong. You are not suppose to use muriatic acid before the chromate. That was my first problem.
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    03-25-2020, 07:48 PM
  • Naglis Ausmanas
    Stains after anodizing
    Naglis Ausmanas
    Hello, I started anodizing aluminium parts I machine. For electrolyte I use a 16% sulfuric acid agitated with aquarium air pump. I degrease parts in a degreaser, rins them in water, and then put them in anodizing tank. I use caswell 720 calculator to calculate a current for anodizing using a 6amp/feet...
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