Deposit Stress Analyzer System:

-Total Test Strip legs units spread should not exceed 20 units total.  If this happens you need to decrease the plating time.  This will cause inaccurate results.

-Copper Test Strips will tarnish if kept in humid conditions.  To clean the test strip follow the cleaning procedure for preparing the test strips, which is Soak a test strip in a soak cleaner solutions at 110-120 degrees F. for up to 30 seconds, water rinse.  Then immerse in a 10% by volume hydrochloric acid solution for 15 seconds at room temperature then water rinse.

-When plating the test strip in tank along with parts please note the test strip time may be different than the part plating times.  The recommended thickness for the most accurate test is 100 Microinches.

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Spiral Contractometer System:

-We have a wire repair kit for the Spiral Contractometer available (PN:  CTS217).

-Any questions about our Spiral size please call the office at 717-428-0186.

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