Electrolysis Illustration

A tank of suitable material is set up with the appropriate liquid. A plate of the material to be deposited A is suspended from an electrical wire.  Using direct current the electricity passes through the solution depositing particles from A onto the object to be coated C, and passes back to the source DC The object C is attached to the return wire.  A is known as the anode, and C is the cathode.

 

         

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