Gold Whitener

Gold Whitener

When mixed with our Gold Brush Plating Solution creates many different shades of gold from a shade resembling 18-carat yellow gold to pale yellow then on to the greyish shade commonly found in white gold alloys. Can be used for pen and brush plating.

Gold Whitener 25ml £14.70 Stock: 20
Gold Whitener 50ml £23.21 Stock: 12
Gold Whitener 100ml £34.68 Stock: 15
Gold Whitener 250ml £56.81 Stock: 10
Gold Whitener 500ml £99.45 Stock: 5

View Examples

example usage 1

Our Gold Whitener has been used to plate the top right earring with a shade of gold similar to that of 18ct. For details on mixing ratios and further technical help, please click the next tabs marked ‘Product Details’ and ‘Tech Specs’.

Product Details

Features Benefits
Can be mixed with our standard Gold Plating Solution (for brush plating) at a ratio of 0.25 to 10
  • Bleaches back the shade of our standard gold solution to produce a finish that resembles most common 18ct gold shades
  • No need to buy another base plating solution – just mix it with our standard gold
You can add more Gold Whitener to lighten the shade further and add less to create a richer shade.
  • Great flexibility  – you’ll be able to fulfil your customers’ requirements exactly

 

Tech Specs

Operating Conditions and Deposit Data

Voltage Range 3.0 – 5.0 volts
Temperature 18 – 25 °C
Gold Concentration Dependent on mix ratio
Electrode Platinum or Carbon (see notes)
Gold content in plate 99.9% (yellow gold) – 75% (grey-white)
Plating Rate at (3.5 volts, Platinum electrode) Dependent on mix ration
Hardness From: 220 (yellow gold) – 550 Hv (white gold)
Density of deposit 15.0 (yellow gold) – 19.0 g/cm3 (white gold)
Stress Medium stress – high stress
Special storage requirements None
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.
  • Once mixed, use within 30 minutes.

Read Manual

For more information on preparing our Coloured Metal Mixers, please click HERE for 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 Whitener 25ml £14.70 Stock: 20
Gold Whitener 50ml £23.21 Stock: 12
Gold Whitener 100ml £34.68 Stock: 15
Gold Whitener 250ml £56.81 Stock: 10
Gold Whitener 500ml £99.45 Stock: 5

Calculator

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