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Gilding

Coatings, usually for decorative purposes, applied by plating, electroplating or without external current.

Galvanic
Usually done using alkaline, acidic or neutral baths (usually cyanide elements), which may contain various additives.

Electroless
In this process, gold coatings are produced from potassium dicyanoaurate(I) baths, with the aid of a chemical agent for reduction.

Plating
Mechanical covering of a less noble metal by a more noble one.

Gold plating is also used to produce good conducting, corrosion-resistant, electrical contacts in electrical/electronic engineering. Before gold plating, almost all base materials are coated with nickel or copper - this avoids the undesirable deposition of poorly adhering gold layers.

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