What kind of metal is chrome?
chrome is not a metal.
chrome is actually a coating put on metal thru a sequence of dipping in different chemicals. chrome can be added to several different metals including brass and galvanized iron
Chrome plated is using electric plating method to have a layer of chrome plated on top of the metal, (usually iron or steel. ) because of the nature of the chrome it will prevent rusting of the surface of the metal. Stainless steel is an alloy containing chrome and aluminum and many other traceable amount of metals, different grade of stainless has different ratio of contains and give different characteristics to the steel.
Chrome plating metal serves several different purposes aside from its appealing design. When one thinks of chrome, they think about intricacy and looks. While this is true, chrome was actually first used in practical industrial applications. Chrome plating involves dipping the metal piece into a vat of liquid chrome, which is electrically charged. The charged electrons allow the chrome to chemically bond with the metal, forming a permanent adhesion. In its industrial applications, chrome is…