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Good, pretty much has to be done outdoors at least..

I gave away a heavy duty charger several years ago, before I had considered cast recovery. I used to follow an old tools, heavy tools, forum, maybe it was on Yahoo, and the guys there were doing larger pieces, some nice results as I recall, so when I read the article above it all fits... Not to much of a leap to go to plating things as well, just messy!

Many years ago, like in the 1960s, I worked in a sheet metal sign shop here in town, they did relay racks for IBM, others, so they had huge (to me) tanks for 'Bonderizing', maybe 30 feet long, 3 feet wide, heated by big burners beneath.. I think there were 4 of the tanks, an overhead crane... and they could do plating in the last stage as well... Big & messy... Lots of chemistry, end result was a clean, ready for paint (after baking) sign or relay rack.. But, they laid me off one too many times, I moved on into Western Electric Installation... Later they were bought, collapsed... good I had left, in the end..
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