What is electropolishing?

Electropolishing  is an electrochemical process that removes material from a metallic part, typically stainless steel or similar alloys.  The part is immersed in a temperature controlled bath of electrolyte (typically mixtures of sulfuric acid and phosphoric acid) and the part serves as the anode as it is connected to the positive terminal of a DC power rectifier DC and the negative terminal of the rectifier is attached to the cathode which is typically made from titanium or other alloys which do not dissolve during the electropolishing process.

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