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2011-2012 Surface Finishing Guidebook

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Figure 1: Specific gravity increases with solution age and limits bath life. Sulfate-free ENfinity® processes show slower increase. With only about 7% volume displacement per MTO, the ENfinity® processes is kept consistently at a full-function specific gravity. Steady State Figure 2: Chemistry becomes a constant with Steady State operation. Instead of adjusting temperature and pH upwards with incresing bath age to keep plating rate consistent, pH and temperature are kept at the same point all of the time. 371

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