Our Palladium Tank Plating kit is a great option for re-plating white gold jewellery. Our Palladium Tank Plating Solution contains 6 grams of palladium per litre and can be shipped outside the UK and EU, making it a good substitute for our transport restricted rhodium and platinum plating processes.
Palladium Tank Plating KitSale!
You can purchase this kit as it is or if you wish, you can use it as a guide to put together your own bespoke kit. Click on the items in the list to see detailed product information.
£759.77 + VAT
Our Palladium Tank Plating Solution deposits a bright white, hard-wearing layer of palladium and is an excellent alternative to rhodium for re-plating white gold wedding and engagement rings. Another notable feature of our palladium plating system is that you can safely palladium plate items of jewellery that include materials such as pearl or coral without having to mask them out, as our Palladium Tank Plating Solution will not etch materials made from calcium carbonate. This was the case with the pearl and silver pendant in the picture; the whole of the pendant, pearls included, was immersed in our Palladium Plating Solution without any negative effect on the pearls. For a guide to setting up your Palladium Tank Plating Kit you can follow the same instructions for our Rhodium Tank Plating Kit which can be found in our Electroplating Manual by clicking HERE.
This kit (or any of our other kits, equipment or solutions) is not suitable for plating on to aluminium or titanium and therefore can’t be used to plate iPhones and other similar products. If you are planning on palladium tank plating on to copper and its alloys including brass and bronze you’ll need to brush plate a barrier layer of gold flash to protect your tank plating solution.
All tank plating solutions need the occasional filter to keep them in good working order and this kit includes one of filter kits to keep your solution working at its optimum level.
A note on our kits;
Every item in our electroplating kits
- makes an important contribution to the overall success of the plating process
- has been thoroughly tested to ensure it performs its job at the highest level in the overall electroplating process
- is either made in-house or has been carefully sourced from our trusted suppliers
These factors ensure consistent, top quality plating results for a fair price.
Our Palladium Plating Kit includes;
|Current can be set at start of tank plating process and will remain set at that level throughout||No need to check and adjust the setting once the plating process has started, leaving you confident that plating is taking place at a constant level.|
|Amp meter readable to 2 decimal places||Amp meter readable to 2 decimal places|
|Can be adjusted for use with brush plating||Allows you to use the brush plating process as a compliment to the tank plating process, which allows for greater flexibility.|
Economy Plating Rectifier
|Stepped voltage controlled via a selector switch enabling a range from 3 up to 12 volts. Maximum current is 3.0 amps.||Perfect for powering the cleaning stage, removing the need to re-set the settings on your MF Rectifier from cleaning to plating.|
|Fully electrically grounded||No ‘touch shock’ when using in countries outside the EU or North America.|
Glass Plating Beaker
Comes in 250ml, 500ml and
1litre sizes. With the Mesh Electrodes inserted, the internal dimensions of each size beaker are as follows; 250ml; Height – 7cm, Diameter – 6cm 500ml; H – 10cm, D; 8cm 1Lt; H;13cm, D;8cmPlate different sized objects individually or in small batches, from rings to trophies.
|Made of pyrex glass||
Hot Plate Stirrer
|Fully variable heat control||Allows you to keep your palladium tank plating plating solution at just the right temperature for optimum performance|
|Palladium plating solution is agitated with a magnetic stirrer at the bottom of the beaker during plating.||Mechanical agitation is a safer alternative to air agitation, as it eradicates any risk of the aerosol effect of the rhodium tank plating solution. Mechanical agitation keeps the plating solution moving over the surface of the item being plated in a consistent way, again maximising the efficiency of the tank plating process. Mechanical agitation avoids unnecessary oxidisation of the metal plating solution that air agitation will cause.|
|Temperature of solutions can be monitored by pointing the probe at the tank, pulling the trigger with the temperature shown on the LED screen.||The temperature of your plating solution can be quickly and accurately monitored without you having to submerge a thermometer into the solution, avoiding contamination of your plating solution.|
|Made from stainless steel||
|Designed to be used with our Plating Arm and Clamp (sold separately)||Allows for complete flexibility – you can adjust height to of arms to accommodate small 250ml rhodium plating tanks up to and including 5 litre tanks|
|Electrical connection to work via negative lead, plugged into small socket at base of stand||Again avoids having to dangle work on negative lead directly into palladium plating tank|
|Made bespoke from solid stainless steel and designed to be used in conjunction with the Plating Arm Clamp||Fully conductive. Will not corrode and contaminate palladium tank plating solution. When used with clamp, can be moved up or down the stand in any position to fit any size of plating beaker.|
|Has ball head join point at one end to accommodate crocodile clip||Ball head allows complete 360 degree movement of crocodile clip, so you can quickly and easily make fine adjustments to the position of you work in the rhodium tank plating solution.|
|Made in-house from non-corrosive stainless steel||Will not corrode over time and risk contamination of palladium tank plating solution|
|Precision made from solid stainless steel to fit our Plating Stand perfectly, with wing screw for easy tightening||Means that you can fully adjust the height of the arm and it will be held firmly and safely in any position on the stand.|
Gold Plated Jigging Wire
|Gold plated||No risk of contamination of plating solution during plating|
|Easy to bend by hand|
|Includes 1Rinse Beaker (250ml),1Funnel Holder1Funnel 250ml, Filter Papers 250ml ( 5 pack)||All tank plating solutions occasionally need filtering to remove particles that build up over time. Our filtering kit makes the process of keeping your tank plating solution in tip top condition easy to set up and mess free. Added to this, regular filtering can help you save money by extending the working life of your tank plating solution.|
A key feature of our kits is the flexibility to be customise them by removing items you don’t need or adding extra items from our product range. For example, you may already own a hot plate stirrer, or you may want to you downsize or upsize the plating beaker according to the dimensions of the items you wish to plate. The table below will help you do this.
|Kit size:||250ml||500ml||1 Litre||2 Litre|
|Beaker||250ml Plating Beaker||500ml Plating Beaker||1 Litre Plating Beaker||2 Litre Plating Beaker|
|Mesh Electrode||Mesh Electrode for 250ml Beaker||Mesh Electrode for 500ml Beaker||Mesh Electrode for 1 Litre Beaker||Mesh Electrode for 2 Litre Beaker|
|Stirrer||Stirring Bar (Mini)||Stirring Bar (Mini)||Stirring Bar (Medium)||Stirring Bar (Medium)|
|Palladium Tank Plating Solution||250ml||500ml||1 litre||2 litre|
The advertised kit is using the 250ml kit. If you want to upsize to the 1 litre kit, you will need to remove the 250ml Plating Beaker, Mesh Electrode for 250ml Beaker, Stirring Bar (Mini) and 250ml of Palladium Tank Plating Solution from the kit list.
You will then need to add the 1 Litre Plating Beaker, Mesh Electrode for 1 Beaker, Stirring Bar (Medium) and 1 litre of Palladium Tank Plating Solution.
Items can be removed and added either on our shop page or on the shopping basket prior to checkout.
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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 by clicking on the ‘Calculate shipping’ button in the cart and before checking out.