Copper plating is a coating of copper metal on another material.Plating is designed to increase durability, strength, or visual appeal.It is specifically often used to improve heat and electrical conductivity.
Nickel plating is a process that deposits a thin layer of nickel unto an underlying metal. The benefits of nickel plating include increased resistance to corrosion or rust, improved resistance to wear, strength, and improved ductility.
Tin plating is an industrial process where metal objects are coated with a thin layer of tin. This process can be applied to many types of base metals, including steel, iron, and copper. Tin plating improves the appearance of these metals for certain applications and also helps to increase their performance and durability.