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Platinum

Posted: Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:59 pm
by Maya Gollamudi 1G
Why is platinum commonly used as an inert electrode compared to other metals?

Re: Platinum

Posted: Sat Mar 14, 2020 7:02 pm
by vpena_1I
Probably because it's cheaper than diamond, and not soft like graphite.

Re: Platinum

Posted: Sat Mar 14, 2020 7:04 pm
by Indy Bui 1l
Platinum is also very oxidation stable in comparison to most metals.