Gold Brush Plating Starter Kit
This starter gold plating kit is a great kit for setting up a gold and silver brush plating facility at home or in the workshop. Includes 100ml of our Gold Plating Solution for brush plating which contains 8 grams of pure 24 carat gold per litre.
A note on our kits;
Every item in our electroplating kits
- makes an important contribution to the overall success of the plating process
- has been thoroughly tested to ensure it performs its job at the highest level in the overall electroplating process
- is either made in-house or has been carefully sourced from our trusted suppliers
These factors ensure consistent, top quality plating results for a fair price.
|Key Kit Contents||Features||Example uses|
|Power Rectifier||Fully variable voltage between 3 and 15 volts. Maximum constant current output of 25 amps||All brush plating jobs (including chrome), small to large eg. plating jewellery, sculpture, scientific/medical applications, car badges, mobile phones…..|
|Gold & Silver Plating Solution||Gold content – 8 grams per litre. Silver – cyanide free, 25 grams of pure silver per litre. Both unique to Spa Plating||Gold and silver plating on most surfaces – transforming a wide range of items, both decorative and functional|
|Copper Plating Solution (+ White Bronze Mixer) =white bronze||Copper plates fast to create a beautifully lustrous finish.
When mixed with our White Bronze Mixer, creates a beautiful shade of silvery white bronze
|White bronze – making a barrier layer between gold and copper or brass – useful when plating on non-conductive surfaces.
Can be used as a silver-like, non tarnish finish for items such as musical intruments
Copper used for plating a base layer when silver plating onto pewter or tin
|Platinum, carbon and stainless steel electrode||Platinum electrode delivers top quality plating and will last a life time; carbon electrode – acti-cleaning ; stainless steel – chrome stripping||All plated finishes for Interior restoration, scientific and medical applications, musical instrument renovation, architectural plating,|
|Safe-T-Strip||Safe chrome stripping to allow gold or silver plating -Doesn’t produce highly toxic hexavalent chromium bi-products, characterised by yellow stain on swab. Unique to Spa Plating||Removing chrome plate in order to re-chrome plate or change plated layer to gold/silver on items such as interior fittings, car badges|
|Thickener||A fine powder which, when added to your plating solution, turns it into a gel.||Great for plating in-situ eg. bathroom furniture or car parts – avoid wasting money from your solutions draining away|
|Made from materials best suited to brush plating – manufacture and design exclusive to Spa Plating||Holds just the right amount of plating solution, which reduces wastage and saves time|
|Hard wearing yet soft and absorbent – very economical||Each swab can be re-used many times – just rinse thoroughly between plating stages. Can be used with most of our plating solutions apart from rhodium and platinum, which need our S-Type Swabs|
|Three positive output sockets||Plugging in three electrode handles and electrodes at once, without having to ‘stack’ your leads; allows you to move seamlessly through a multi-stage brush plating process|
|Strip up/ Plated down switch||Quickly reversing the current for chrome stripping. Means you don’t have to un-plug and plug back in the leads to reverse the current, saving time and hassle|
|Flashing red light||Warning you that you are in stripping mode and that you’ve reversed the current. This stops you from damaging your work by forgetting to reverse back the current before proceeding with the next plating stage, after chrome stripping|
|Wall mountable||Can be mounted on the underside of your bench, to make it even easier to use. For instructions on this please see our manual.|
Surface preparation/finishing compounds
|MetaPrep||Contains a highly efficient cleaning agentContains a polishing agent||Removing the most stubborn of silicone and hardened waxes, particularly after mechanical polishing. Helps to brighten the surface of your work.For a full description and advice on polishing, please see our manual.|
|MPU||One stage cleaning and activating productCan be used during the plating process without having to re-electroclean and activate||For cleaning and activating in one stage, can replace the ActiClean stage – saves time and moneyClearing burns or other marks produced during plating – all you have to do is rinse and carry on plating|
|MetaSeal||Non-abrasiveSpecial formulation||Bringing out the final lustre of your work and cuts out the hard work associated with final finishingSeals in the shine and slows tarnishing|
Watch Our Video
Click HERE to see a project in our Electroplating Manual about gold plating steel bathroom taps ‘in-situ’.
- Certain small items, for example Swabs, Nibs and Plating Pens can be sent by normal post within the UK.
- The courier option for UK deliveries is FedEx
- Free UK mainland delivery available on orders over £100
- International orders usually 3-5 working days.
- For Special Orders outside the UK and the EU, please contact us.