Electroplating. By: Steph Magill. Definition. Electroplating- The process of coating an electrically conducting surface with a thin layer (seldom more than 0.001 in [0.025 mm] thick) of metal by electrolytic deposition . . Uses.
By: Steph Magill
An example of a gold-plating cell.
The spoon is being reduced and is attracting the oxidized Ag+ ions which plates the spoon
in Silver atoms.