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Originally Posted by sidmon View Post
By rights, you should get them polished and electroplated if you want to do it right....
Actually, you want the polished to a mirror-like finish and the ELECTROPOLISHED to smooth the surfaces at a microscopic level... you do not want them ELECTROPLATED.

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