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 Posted: Fri Sep 18th, 2020 03:17 pm
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Andrew Block

 

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Interesting. Does it need to be a filtered power supply? Or could say, a hefty computer power supply do this?


Donald Coleman wrote: I picked up an Electro DC Filtered Power Supply for $10 at an estate sale. Did a little research on nickel plating on Youtube.  A Rubbermaid container, White Vinegar, Table Salt and a pack of 99 Nickel Hobart Welding Electrodes and I had a plating setup.
Second pic is a Hacker-Craft boat tag that I reproduced and Nickel plated. With power cranked up to 20 VDC it took less than a minute...