chromating


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chromating

[′krō‚mād·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Performing a chromate treatment.
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The zinc-plated items follow the chromating sequence composed of five operations: (1) immersion in the chromatation tank ([Cr(VI)] = C) during a determined time, with TCr equal to 20 or 40 s; (2) first rinsing in a dead-rinse tank ([Cr(VI)] = C/2 or C/100) for 15 or 30 s ([TR.
6]: concentration of the Cr(VI) ion in the second rinse after chromating treatment (mol [L.
4])) is the dominating term since the interaction between the chromating time ([X.