Ceramic coating over chrome?

Discussion in 'Dyna Models' started by Heavy Metal, May 10, 2016.

  1. Heavy Metal

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    anyone know if you can use ceramic coating over chrome? And if so how? Or how to remove chrome? Read an article on it said use 40% muriatic acid solution? Don' t want to do sand blasting. Any clues anyone ever done this? Help!!! Lol
     
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  2. Jack Klarich

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  3. dbmg

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    From what I have read this is a highly toxic and should be done at a prescribed vendor. Are you trying to do thid yourself?
     
  4. Heavy Metal

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    Saw that, the muriatic acid @40%

    Has anyone done this( removed chrome )?
     
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  5. Stevecracker

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    I would take it to a plating house for stripping. I'm sure it is a toxic mess, gases poisonous too.

    Steve
     
  6. gator508

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    If you have access to sandblasting equipment I would suggest that, you would not have to deal with the danger and toxicity of hydrochloric acid, which btw is 37% technical grade.
    I have never tried to remove chrome plating but sanding seems like the easiest way for a DIY
     
  7. Heavy Metal

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    How long does it take for the 40% muriatic acid way to strip it?
     
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  10. Heavy Metal

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    I'm going to do the ceramic coating its air cured