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Medical

Medical & Dental

Contact Us +44 (0) 121 233 8191 sales@cookson-industrial.com Precious metals in the medical industry Precious metals are used for medical purposes because of their biocompatibility and radiopacity. Platinum, palladium and gold are used to go into the body to perform functions such as catheters, markers, stents. Silver has incredible antibacterial properties, and is used in […]
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Aerospace and Aeronautics

Aerospace and Aeronautics

Contact Us +44 (0) 121 233 8191 sales@cookson-industrial.com Precious metals in the aerospace industry The aerospace industry is a major consumer of precious metals for a variety of uses (mechanical electronics, etc.). Cookson Industrial is able to offer you a wide range of alloys or pure metals in various forms: strips, wires or tubes, used […]
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Automotive Industry

Automotive Industry

Contact Us +44 (0) 121 233 8191 sales@cookson-industrial.com Surface Treatment in the automotive industry Precious metals are used in the automotive industry: ranging from platinum for the construction of catalytic converters, to gold and silver for galvanic deposition. With its range of surface treatment products, Cookson Industrial offers global, high-performance and innovative solutions for the […]
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Heating and Cooling Industry

Heating and Cooling Industry

Contact Us +44 (0) 121 233 8191 sales@cookson-industrial.com Metals for the heating and cooling industry In many industries, such as mechanical engineering, boiler making, heating and cooling appliances, there is a constant need to ensure that an assembly is properly sealed by the addition of molten metal. This technique, known as brazing, uses brazing filler […]
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Electronics and Electrical

Electronics and Electrical

Let’s Start Work Together +44 (0) 121 233 8191 sales@cookson-industrial.com Metals for the Electronics and Electrical Industries A high percentage of electronic equipment uses precious metals. This is not just due to the precious metals excellent resistance to corrosion, but also for its properties as a contact material, ensuring the passing of electricity with a […]
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Vacuum Deposition

Contact Us +44 (0) 121 233 8191 sales@cookson-industrial.com Vacuum Deposition PVD (physical vapor deposition) is a process of coating an item with another metal. The two main methods of carrying out this process are by sputtering or evaporation deposition. The process is performed in a vacuum, which coats the desired item in a highly adhesive […]
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