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Copper & Chromium 1800MM Alloy Bathtub Dual Layer Commercial Standard Patent Pending

£4,650.00

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COPPER & CHROMIUM BATHTUB “THE SHIP 1800MM”

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The first of its Kind! A Revolution in Metal Baths

16 Gauge Copper Exterior 16 Gauge Chromium Alloy Interior

COMMERCIAL STANDARD + Matching Basin

Patent Pending

Dimensions 1800L x 800W x 755H (mm) Approx

Basin:  508 x 305 x 254

Enhancing Quality and Oxidization Resistance: The Superiority of Chromium Alloy-Lined Copper Baths (Not Plated)

Introduction:

In the realm of metallurgy and industrial applications, the choice of materials is critical for ensuring product quality, durability, and resistance to environmental factors. When it comes to baths and vessels used in various processes, such as electroplating, chemical treatments, and metal finishing, the material composition plays a pivotal role. Among the options available, chromium alloy lined copper baths stand out as a superior choice over plated alternatives due to their enhanced quality and superior resistance to oxidation.

Understanding the Dynamics:

Copper has long been favoured for its excellent thermal conductivity and corrosion resistance, making it an ideal material for various industrial applications. However, when it comes to prolonged exposure to aggressive chemicals or high temperatures, copper’s susceptibility to oxidation and corrosion becomes a concern. Traditional methods of addressing this issue involve plating the copper surface with materials like chromium or nickel. While effective to some extent, plated surfaces are prone to degradation over time, leading to diminished performance and compromised quality.

The Superiority of Chromium Alloy Lining:

In contrast to plating, chromium alloy lining involves integrating chromium directly into the structure of the copper bath, offering several advantages in terms of quality and resistance to oxidization:

  1. Enhanced Durability: The integration of chromium into the copper matrix results in a more robust and durable material compared to plated surfaces. Chromium alloy lining forms a strong bond with the copper substrate, ensuring long-lasting protection against corrosion and wear.
  1. Uniform Protection: Unlike plated surfaces, where the coating may wear off unevenly, chromium alloy lining provides uniform protection across the entire surface of the copper bath. This ensures consistent performance and extends the operational lifespan of the equipment.
  1. Superior Oxidization Resistance: Chromium is renowned for its exceptional resistance to oxidation, even under high temperatures and corrosive environments. By incorporating chromium alloy lining, copper baths gain an added layer of defense against oxidization, preserving their integrity and functionality over time.
  1. Maintenance of Chemical Purity: Plated surfaces, especially when worn or damaged, can leach trace metals into the bath solution, compromising its chemical purity and leading to contamination issues. Chromium alloy lining maintains the integrity of the bath, preventing unwanted interactions and ensuring the quality of the process.
  1. Cost-Effectiveness: While the initial investment in chromium alloy lined copper baths may be higher than plated alternatives, their superior durability and resistance to oxidization translate into long-term cost savings. Reduced maintenance requirements, fewer replacements, and enhanced reliability contribute to overall cost-effectiveness.
  1. Impervious toBath Bombs, Bath Salts, and Scratch Resistance: Chromium alloy-lined copper baths exhibit remarkable resistance to bath bombs and bath salts commonly used in personal care products and spa treatments. Additionally, the surface is highly scratch-resistant, ensuring that the bath maintains its pristine appearance even after prolonged use. This resistance to common abrasives and chemicals further enhances the durability and longevity of chromium alloy-lined copper baths.

Applications and Implications:

The advantages offered by chromium alloy lined copper baths make them an ideal choice for commercial applications where high usage would normally degrade the surface of the bath and reflect poorly on commercial establishments offering them, this has been a problem for hotels, holiday lets for many years and no other company has addressed these problems.  Electroplated Baths will never withstand long-term high usage without a maintenance regime that will take time to implement.

Conclusion:

The advantages offered by chromium alloy lined copper baths make them an ideal choice for commercial applications where high usage would normally degrade the surface of the bath and reflect poorly on commercial establishments offering them, this has been a problem for hotels, holiday lets for many years and no other company has addressed these problems.  Electroplated Baths will never withstand long-term high usage without a maintenance regime that will take time to implement.

5 Years On-Site Warranty for UK Mainland Clients:

We are pleased to offer our UK mainland clients a comprehensive 5-year on-site warranty covering internal oxidization. This warranty underscores our commitment to ensuring the long-term performance and reliability of our chromium alloy-lined copper baths. In the unlikely event that internal oxidization occurs within the specified warranty period, our team will promptly address the issue on-site, minimizing downtime and ensuring uninterrupted operations for our valued clients. for international clients, we offer a Return Back to Base option.

If the Chromium alloy bath experiences oxidation or staining
The first step before arranging an on-site remedy will be for the end user to apply liquid metal polish to the affected area. If this fails to resolve the issue, please provide us with images of the affected areas for assessment by our polishing engineers. Based on their evaluation, we will determine the necessary actions, including scheduling a visit by one of our engineers. Although exterior copper is highly resistant to oxidation due to its protective lacquer coating, in the unlikely event of oxidation, we are prepared to address such issues. Light scratches can typically be rectified through surface repolishing. However, if wear and tear are beyond repair, we will advise you accordingly and endeavor to repolish the surface to an acceptable standard.

The warranty includes one on-site visit per year. Should this allocation be exhausted, we will continue to offer support via verbal or written communication. A maximum of five visits is allowed within five years from the date of purchase, restricted to locations within the UK Mainland.

Before scheduling any on-site visit, please provide your invoice number for reference, along with the contact name, telephone number, and email address.

Please note that the warranty is non-transferable.

To facilitate the repolishing process, the engineer will require access to an electricity point (standard 3-pin socket at 240v). Without this, we cannot proceed. The duration of the work may span part or a full day, and attendance may be required from Monday to Sunday.

As part of the warranty agreement, the engineer will take pictures of the bath and the surrounding area before commencing work as a record. By accepting this warranty, there is implied consent from the client.

All home deliveries items must be checked at the time of delivery to ensure they are not faulty or damaged. if they appear to be faulty or damaged, then you must refuse the complete delivery and inform our customer services department immediately via eBay messaging. if a product is accepted by the customer and signed for as being in perfect condition, we cannot accept any claim for faulty or damaged goods thereafter. it is the full responsibility of the customer to check the goods thoroughly before signing the delivery documentation. if you decide to accept goods without inspecting them, you do this at your own risk.

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