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Chromium is a shiny metal, which prevents objects from corrosion, scratches, etc. However, chromium metal is very expensive and objects cannot be made from it. Therefore, a layer of chromium is used to deposit on objects through the process of electroplating.

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Chromium is a shiny metal that does not corrodeinstead of electroplating iron with chromium why are sanitary fittings not made of chromium itself?

Sanitary fittings are not made of chromium because it's too brittle.


Why sanitary fittings are not made of chromium?

Chromium is a shiny metal, which prevents objects from corrosion, scratches, etc. However, chromium metal is very expensive and objects cannot be made from it.


Where can one find new fittings for a sanitary napkin dispenser?

New fittings for a sanitary napkin dispenser can be found by telephoning the company responsible for maintaining the dispenser, or the original manufacturer, and requesting the new fittings. New fittings may also be ordered online via ebay or other online shops if the model number or other identifying name for the fittings are known.


What is meaning of CP in sanitary fitting?

What do you mean? If you means stainless steel sanitary tube fittings, pls see http://www.sanitaryvalvefittings.com/ for more information.


What is chromium made of?

Chromium is a member of the periodic table. It is an element. A lump of chromium is made up of atoms of chromium.


What is the difference between chromium picolinate and chromium polynicotinate?

Chromium is a supplement that has been shown to lower hemoglobin A1C levels in people who have Type 2 diabetes. The difference between chromium picolinate and chromium polynicotinate is that chromium picolinate is made of chromium and picolinic acid whereas chromium polynicotinate is made of chromium and niacin.


How is chromium made?

Chromium (III) oxide is produced from burning Ammonium


Is chromium natural or man-made?

Chromium is a naturally occurring element.


Chromel is an alloy of 0.90 nickel and 0.10 chromium by mass how much chromel can be made from 5.0ml of chromium?

Chromel is an alloy of 0.90 nickel and 0.10 chromium by mass how much chromel can be made from 5.0ml of chromium?


Where is the toilet made?

in a sanitary and ceramic factory


What is chromium made out of?

Chromium is an element, so the only thing it is made of is itself. It cannot be broken down into simpler substances.


What year was chromium discovered in?

Chromium was discovered in 1797 by Vauquelin, the next year it was made into metal.


Element used for protective coating on water taps?

-Chromium plating is commonly used as it protects brass and copper fittings which are exposed to water from becoming covered in verdigris. - Correction- it USED to be chromium but then they found that silicon works better.


What is stainless steal made out of?

chromium and nickel


What metal are braces made out of?

chromium cobalt


What is stainsteel made of?

staisteel is made of a mixture of iron and nickel and chromium


What are Viking boats made from?

Wood with iron fittings.


What is stainless steal made of?

Iron, chromium and nickel


What elements are car bumpers made from?

Chromium and steel


Why are oxygen and acetylene hose fittings made with different screws?

Oxygen and acetylene hose fittings are made with different screws to prevent connecting the wrong gas to the hoses.


Is film made of chromium?

It's made from silver. There is a chromium intensifier for black & white negatives--if you've got a b&w neg which is too thin to print well, put it in chromium intensifier and you might be able to get something usable out of it.


What is chromation made of?

Zn CrO4 Zinc, Chromium, and Oxygen


What substance is chromium found in?

Some chromium compounds: chromium bromides, chromium chlorides, chromium fluorides, chromium iodides, potassium dichromate, sodium chromate, chromium oxide, chromium sulfide, etc.


How is nichrome made?

nichrome alloy is made by mixing up of the metals nickel and chromium.


What is the formula when fluorine and chromium react?

Chromium fluorides are: Chromium difluoride: CrF2 Chromium trifluoride: CrF3 Chromium tetrafluoride: CrF4 Chromium pentafluoride: CrF5 Chromium hexafluoride: CrF6