Plating Pen

Plating Pen

For pen plating of small items and selective gold, silver and rhodium plating on larger objects. You can remove the platinum electrode with the allen key provided which allows you to clean the pen efficiently and to swap it with other electrodes from our range, should you wish. This pen can be powered by most rectifiers but is ideally powered with our MF Rectifier. Please see the tabbed panel below for further options.

Please note: The Platinum Pen Electrode is included.

Plating Pen £77.16 Stock: Out of Stock

View Examples

example usage 1

The MF Rectifier is the best choice to power your plating pen. Full details about this rectifier can be found by clicking HERE. For a guide on how to set up your MF Rectifier for pen plating, please click HERE

example usage 2

The unique feature of Spa Plating’s plating pen is that its platinum electrode can be removed for easy cleaning after use with the mini allen key provided. The pen electrode comes fitted with a pen electrode protector, which should also be removed for cleaning and then refitted to the pen electrode for the next plating job.
The Pen Electrode Protector helps prevent short circuits while using the plating pen.

example usage 3

The plating pen is ideal for selective gold and silver plating in a wide range of applications. Here the plating pen has been fitted with one of our platinum pen electrodes to selectively gold plating a dental bridge.

example usage 4

You can swap your standard platinum pen electrode with other pen electrodes in our range, for example silver, copper and nickel, making your decision according to your chosen pen plating process.

Product Details

Features Used for
Can be used with both the Power Rectifier and the LED Pen Rectifier
  • Plating smaller, one off-items such as pen nibs or electrical connectors
  • Selective gold and silver plating
  • Filling in smaller areas of plating on large items that are inaccessible to larger electrodes


Read Manual

For a guide on how to use our Plating Pen, please see our Electroplating Manual by clicking 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.
Plating Pen £77.16 Stock: Out of Stock


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Volume of solution required (ml):

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