Describes the industrial plating operations, especially electroplating, available to the manufacturing engineer. Plating is used as a means of applying a decorative or protective finish on metal products. Different types of plating such as barrel plating, electric-less coating, and brush plating are explained. The importance of testing and preparation, including mounting pieces, polishing substances, and the use of a microscope for inspection is demonstrated. Length: 16 minutes. Order #133.