Renovation

Niklaamo Rautio Oy has also participated in renovating of e.g. old cars and motorcycles. This is what we do best and we have also been successful in car and motorcycle renovating contests. We at Niklaamo Rautio Oy always strive for the best possible result. Through high quality we can achieve longevity for products and satisfied customers.
 
The purpose of this page is to show the different phases of renovating from the arrival of the product to the finished product.
 
The following phases concern e.g. renovating of bumpers, exhaust pipes and rims.
 
1. ARRIVAL
The product is brought to Niklaamo Rautio Oy. The inside parts of the product have to be sand blasted.
 
2. REMOVING OF OLD COATING
Old nickel and chrome are removed electrically. Problem waste is processed by Ekokem Oy.
 
3. GRINDING
Product is grinded at least three times with bands of different coarseness. After this, the grinding marks will be removed, and the product polished.
 
4. COPPER PLATING
A thick copper layer is added to give an excellent protection against corrosion. After the copper plating the product will be polished and washed twice.
 
5. NICKEL PLATING
The product is plated electrochemically with nickel. Washing.
 
6. CHROME PLATING
Electrochemical chrome plating. Washing and drying.
 
7. FINSIHING TOUCH
Possible plating errors are repaired by polishing. If this does not give the desired result, all the phases will be repeated.
 
THE RESULT OF RENOVATING
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