CL-AK COTIN – the Chrome-Alternative

CL-AK COTIN is an alloy process which is mainly applied for plating of bulk articles after nickel plating. CL-Cotin provides a decorative impression which can be compared with a bright chrome appearance. The brightness however, is with time slightly reduced. The special advantage is, Cl-Cotin can also be used for barrel plating.

The CL Cotin advantages are:

  • High abrasion resistance
  • Good bath stability
  • High corrosion resistance
  • Suitable for barrel and rack applications.

CL-AK COTIN CL-Cotin is preferably applied in the following industries:

  • Automotive industry
  • Sanitary fitting industry
  • Furniture industry
  • Manufacturer of spectacle frames
  • Manufacturer of connectors, screws, buttons etc.


It is our pleasure to inform you in detail about our decorative processes.
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