gold plating


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gold plating

Including unnecessarily expensive items in a construction or renovation project to justify a large budget or a substantial rent increase.

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That's why we have decided to offer high quality gold plating at an affordable price.
As a substitute for gold plating solution that is currently widely used in mass production, precious metals costs can be reduced by approximately 90% and abrasion resistance can be greatly improved due to hardness being increased up to 6 times.
Abdul-Razaq al-Fattal, who supervises gold plating of in the city of Samara, 110 kilometers (about 68 miles) north of Baghdad, said they are now covering the walls of buildings and rooms with green marble.
Stu Hughes and wife Katherine's Goldstriker company is famous for gold plating almost anything, from a mobile phone to his and hers X-Type and S-Type Jaguar cars.
Rehabilitation should wear gold plating specialized labor.
The court felt that gold plating would damage the inscriptions and images of gods and goddesses on the temple walls which have been there since the Vijayanagara period.
But he eventually built his own bike 19 years later, after discovering an American company selling gold plating kits.
IC Interconnect provides wafer bumping services and electroless nickel and immersion gold plating and pad resurfacing for semiconductor devices.
The TTD could also have pulled off the gold plating all by itself, considering its phenomenal wealth.
The company specializes in wafer bumping services and electroless nickel and immersion gold plating and pad resurfacing for semiconductor devices.
Additionally, the gold plating process has been optimized to provide superior wirebonding and die-attach for both eutectic and preform applications.
21, 1995--Berg Electronics is pleased to announce that the FCC has issued a public notice stating that Berg's 30 micro inches of GXT(TM) ("Better-than-Gold") plating meets the same requirements as the industry's standard 50 micro inch gold plating normally used in the manufacture of standard plugs and jacks.