Gold Brush Plating Solution

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This gold electroplating solution is ideal for decorative and functional applications including jewellery, electrical contacts, gold plating on plastics and much more.

Gold concentration: 8 grams per litre

Gold Brush Plating Solution 25ml £19.40 Stock: 19
Gold Brush Plating Solution 50ml £28.85 Stock: 11
Gold Brush Plating Solution 100ml £45.31 Stock: 11
Gold Brush Plating Solution 250ml £98.16 Stock: 4
Gold Brush Plating Solution 500ml £179.46 Stock: 2
Gold Brush Plating Solution 1 Litre £343.76 Stock: 9
Gold Brush Plating Solution 5 Litre £1,614.11 Stock: 9
Gold Brush Plating Solution 10 Litre £3,104.65 Stock: 10

View Examples

example usage 1

Ideal for personal items, as it’s so hard wearing. Click HERE for a handy reference table for advice on pre-treatment stages for gold brush plating. To work out how much gold solution you will need and how much it will cost to plate your item, please click HERE for our Plating Calculator.

example usage 2

Can even be used on non-conductive materials such as these plaster of paris statuettes. For more help with gold plating on non-conductive materials, please see our Electroplating Manual by clicking HERE

example usage 3

Whether the gold plate is shiny or matt in appearance depend on the condition of the surface you’re plating on to. If the underlying surface is matt, then the plate will be matt; if shiny, then you’ll have a shiny plate.

example usage 4

The shade of our Gold Brush Plating Solution can be bleached back by mixing it with our Gold Whitener. The top earring has been plated with our gold brush solution mixed with the Gold Whitener. Please click HERE to see Gold Whitener.

example usage 5

Our Gold Plating Solution is great for the selective gold plating of items such as antiques.

example usage 6

Gold brush plating a tap in situ. You can gel up your plating solution with out Thickener. This is ideal for plating on site as it stops your solution from dripping and running away. Click HERE for an overview of brush plating in our Electroplating Manual.

example usage 7

You can work out how much Gold Plating Solution you’ll need and how much it will cost with our on-line Plating Calculator. Just click on the calculator icon on the right and select Gold Brush Plating Solution’ from the drop-down menu.

Product Details

Gold Plating Solution has been formulated to be one of the hardest wearing and fastest gold brush electroplating solutions available. This fact, coupled with its fantastic coverage, makes it our best selling product. We incorporate a preservative into the mix which gives it a very long shelf life, leaving the gold in the the solution and not at the bottom of the bottle as with some other gold plating chemicals.
Gold content: 8 grams per litre.

Tech Specs

Operating Conditions and Deposit Data

Voltage Range 3.0 – 5.00 volts
Temperature 14 – 25 °C
Gold Concentration 8 g/l
Electrode Platinum or Carbon (see notes)
Gold content in plate 99.9% (balance carbon)
Plating Rate at (3.5 volts, Platinum electrode) Approx. 0.5 micron per minute (spot)
Hardness 220 – 230 Hv
Density of deposit 19.3 g/cm3
Stress Medium stress
Special storage requirements Away from sunlight
Shelf life 1 – 2 years
Health and Safety classification Harmful
Special considerations Contains potassium cyanide (0.3%)
Transport (UN number) None: Not classified as dangerous for transport

 

Notes:

  • We strongly advise against the use of stainless steel anodes for most of our plating processes
  • Plating rates are calculated over a sample area which is permanently covered by swab.

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Please click HERE for a link to some of our gold brush plating information in our Electroplating manual

Delivery Details

Postage Options;
      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 all price quotations for deliveries, please add your items to our shopping cart. You will be able to see the shipping costs in the 'Current shipping' box before checking out.
    For Special Orders outside the UK and the EU, please contact us.
Gold Brush Plating Solution 25ml £19.40 Stock: 19
Gold Brush Plating Solution 50ml £28.85 Stock: 11
Gold Brush Plating Solution 100ml £45.31 Stock: 11
Gold Brush Plating Solution 250ml £98.16 Stock: 4
Gold Brush Plating Solution 500ml £179.46 Stock: 2
Gold Brush Plating Solution 1 Litre £343.76 Stock: 9
Gold Brush Plating Solution 5 Litre £1,614.11 Stock: 9
Gold Brush Plating Solution 10 Litre £3,104.65 Stock: 10

Calculator

Choice of solution:

Surface area in square centimetres:

Desired thickness in microns:

Volume of solution required (ml):

Swab type:

Plating time required (mins):