K-Gold Brush Plating Solution

K-Gold Brush Plating Solution

Our K-Gold contains 10 grams of gold per litre. It should mainly be used as a base solution for mixing with our full range of coloured gold mixers. Completely cyanide free.
Recommended electrode – Carbon

Concentration of gold: 10 grams per litre

Purity of deposit: 24 carat

K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 25ml £30.33 Stock: 9
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 50ml £46.89 Stock: 6
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 100ml £75.73 Stock: 12
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 250ml £168.32 Stock: 13
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 500ml £310.75 Stock: 11
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 1 litre £598.58 Stock: 5

View Examples

example usage 1

Earrings plated with rose and 24 karat gold. The rose gold plating solution was prepared by mixing our K-Gold with our Rose Gold Mixer. Full instructions for the use of K-Gold to create a variety of different coloured golds can be found in 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.

example usage 2

Our Rose Gold Mixer is being added to our K-Gold in the beaker to make rose gold plating solution using our Mixing Kit.

Product Details

Features Used for
Designed mainly as a base solution for mixing with our Coloured Gold Mixers Mixing with Yellow, White, Rose, and Green Gold Mixers and Brass Effect Gold Mixer.
Can be mixed with 2 or more Gold Mixers Creating a huge spectrum of different shades and tints of gold – good for exactly matching colour of original gold plated layer.
Can be plated on its own, forming a soft, 24 carat gold layer, completely cyanide free Mainly functional purposes only. Plate dulls over 0.2 microns but can be burnished to reveal a mirror finish.

 

Tech Specs

Operating Conditions and Deposit Data

Voltage Range Refer to data on label of Coloured Metal Mixer bottle in question. If being used as a stan alone solution – 2 volts
Temperature 20 – 25 °C
Gold Concentration 10 g/l
Electrode Carbon
Gold content in plate 99.9 – 100%
Plating Rate at (3.5 volts, Platinum electrode) Approx. 0.3 micron per minute (spot)
Hardness 170 – 180 Hv
Density of deposit 19.0 g/cm3
Stress Low stress
Special storage requirements Away from sunlight
Shelf life Over 2 years
Health and Safety classification Irritant
Special considerations None
Transport (UN number) None: Not classified as dangerous for transport

 

Notes:

  • Plate dulls after 0.2 microns.
  • Coating can be burnished to mirror finish.
  • We strongly advise against the use of stainless steel anodes for most of our plating processes.
  • Plating rates are calculated over a sample area whilst in contact with the swab.

Read Manual

Click HERE for a guide in our Electroplating Manual to mixing our K-Gold with our Metal Mixers to make shades of rose, green and white gold.

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.
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 25ml £30.33 Stock: 9
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 50ml £46.89 Stock: 6
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 100ml £75.73 Stock: 12
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 250ml £168.32 Stock: 13
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 500ml £310.75 Stock: 11
K-Gold Brush Plating Solution 1 litre £598.58 Stock: 5

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