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E-Coating

Learn how e-coating (electrostatic coating) can add vibrant colors to your metal jewelry. Check out the latest methods and tools and see the results.

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Midas Six-Station System for Kliar E-Coatings

Applying Kliar e-coating is like a typical plating process. Attach your power leads to any conductive metal, substituting the Kliar color e-coating in the step where you would typically use a metallic plating solution. Follow the same steps…

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Patination for Small Scale Studio Use

In recent years there has been an increased interest in patination and metal coloring. This may be seen as a response to the use of nonprecious metals in jewelry. A trend towards objectmaking in North America has produced relatively large surface…

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Kliar Vibrant Colors for Metal Jewelry

Adding vibrant colors to jewelry can involve any number of methods — from careful enameling by hand to the high-tech physical vapor deposition (PVD) process. But what if you could use a simple method similar to rhodium plating in your shop…