The first SurfaceTechnology Germany, ending on 07 June 2018, had a good start. The former O&S was launched under a new name to reflect the growing international impact of the trade fair. The new concept succeeded: Around 300 exhibitors and 6,000 trade visitors, approx. 25% coming from abroad, attended the event in Stuttgart from 05-07 June, 2018.  Schlötter’s booth attracted a large crowd over all three days of the event, hosting visitors from more than 15...more

Schlötter presents "Generation VX".  Schlötter’s new alkaline Zi-Ni electrolytes SLOTOLOY ZN 80 VX (rack process) and SLOTOLOY ZN 210 VX (barrel process) both feature a significantly reduced formation of cyanides and lower consumption of organic additives.  The formation of cyanide when operating an alkaline zinc-nickel electrolyte is a well-known problem in electroplating. The organic additives used in alkaline Zi-Ni processes usually contain...more

At this year's SurfaceTechnology to be held in Stuttgart from June 5 - 7, 2018, Schlötter will focus on technologies for the mobility of tomorrow, presenting innovative resource-friendly and sustainable electroplating processes from the company’s own R&D, including a new generation of alkaline zinc-nickel and high speed silver processes. Reduced cyanide formation: SLOTOLOY ZN „Generation“ VX Cyanides, resulting from anodic oxidation, are common, but undesirable...more