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baño de oro por tampón

English translation: buffered gold plating

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Spanish term or phrase:Baño de oro por tampón
English translation:buffered gold plating
Entered by: Philip Freyder
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03:52 Jan 14, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: baño de oro por tampón
Context: metalworking company that manufactures anodized products and other coated metal products. "Baño de oro" is easy: gold plating. But the "tampón" used in the process baffles me. Is it a buffer, a dabber...or something completely different?
Philip Freyder
Spain
Local time: 10:36
buffer
Explanation:
It rings a bell of a job I did some time ago.
Please check this link, hope it helps.

Regards,

Patricia
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Patricia Lutteral
Argentina
Local time: 06:36
Grading comment
Your response and the metalization link you gave--which I've just visited--have been most helpful.
I've decided on "buffered gold plating." Thank you.


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naBufferLeonardo Lamarche
nabuffer
Patricia Lutteral


  

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2 hrs
buffer


Explanation:
It rings a bell of a job I did some time ago.
Please check this link, hope it helps.

Regards,

Patricia


    Reference: http://dvorak.mse.vt.edu/faculty/hendricks/mse4206/GaAsTEK/m...
Patricia Lutteral
Argentina
Local time: 06:36
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 505
Grading comment
Your response and the metalization link you gave--which I've just visited--have been most helpful.
I've decided on "buffered gold plating." Thank you.

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4 hrs
Buffer


Explanation:
Tamponar = To buff (Química). Ref. Diccionario Politécnico EN<>ES de F.Beigbeder. El colega está en lo cierto.

Leonardo Lamarche
Local time: 05:36
PRO pts in pair: 124
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