Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution

Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution

Gold Flash plating solution allows you to plate a 24 carat gold thin coating of gold. It’s an economical alternative to full gold plating and is most useful as an intermediate layer for plating stainless steel, nickel and nickel containing alloys with silver or plating thin, decorative deposits on items such as costume jewellery. Gold content: 2 grams per litre.

Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 100ml £19.19 Stock: 4
Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 250ml £37.58 Stock: 16
Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 500ml £60.96 Stock: 12
Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 1 litre £103.12 Stock: 4

View Examples

example usage 1

Brush plating a stainless steel watch case with a key layer of Gold Flash before palladium brush plating. To see the project in full, please see our Electroplating Manual by clicking HERE. To work out how much plating solution you will need to plate your item and how much it will cost please click HERE. We recommend our MPU Fine for cleaning/polishing and re-activating your gold flash plated layer during the plating process.

Product Details

 

Feature Used for
Allows electroplating of a thin layer of strongly adherent gold. Before applying another layer of plating, for example when silver or palladium plating on stainless steel, nickel and its alloys. 24 carat thin coats of gold: electronics, optics – reflectors – and where the item is going to be protected with a clear lacquer layer.

 

Tech Specs

Operating Conditions and Deposit Data

Voltage Range 4.0 – 6.0 volts
Temperature 14 – 25 °C
Gold Concentration 2g/l
Electrode Platinum or Carbon (see notes)
Gold content in plate 99.9% (balance carbon)
Plating Rate at (5.0 volts, Platinum electrode) Approx. 0.12 micron per minute (spot)
Hardness 180 – 190 Hv
Density of deposit 19.3 g/cm3
Stress Low – medium stress
Special storage requirements Away from sunlight
Shelf life Over 3 years

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.

Read Manual

To find out about how to use our Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution, please see the guide in our Electroplating Manual HERE.

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 Flash Brush Plating Solution 100ml £19.19 Stock: 4
Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 250ml £37.58 Stock: 16
Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 500ml £60.96 Stock: 12
Gold Flash Brush Plating Solution 1 litre £103.12 Stock: 4

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