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Plating and Surface Finishing

Plating and Surface Finishing (P&SF) is the leading technical journal of the metal finishing industry. Each month, it contains timely features, informative columns and departments, technical articles, industry news and updates from AESF and sister organizations. The STERC maintains an exclusive electronic library of past P&SF issues from before 1994 to nearly present that are available for unlimited access to STERC subscribers. P&SF articles are in pdf format and can be viewed using Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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