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Electrolysis

By Go-Repairs

Electrolysis is a useful skill to pick up and the beauty of it is that it's super easy to do. Electrolysis can be used to plate materials, to clean, for etching and even to produce pure forms of a material.

 

In this article we'll show you how to make your own small electrolysis kit. With what you'll learn you'll be able to scale up the kit if you wanted to.

Electrolysis is useful

List of materials:

 

  • Crocodile clips

  • A battery

  • Some pencils

  • A non-conductive container

  • A knife

  • A pair of snipe nose pliers

  • A piece of card (big enough to go over the top of the container)

Materials Needed

nextarrow Home Electrolysis Kit Materials needed are some pencils, some crocodile clips, a jar, a battery and a piece of cardboard. You'll also need a knife and snip nose pliers