Thickener

Thickener

Our Thickener is great for reducing wastage of precious metal plating solutions whilst plating ‘in-situ’. By turning them into a non-drip gel, more of the plating solution stays on your work rather than dripping away.

Thickener 250ml £8.97 Stock: 11
Thickener 1 litre £17.31 Stock: 29

View Examples

example usage 1

Although your bottle of Thickener may feel as if it’s empty – it isn’t! Thickener comes in the form of a very light-weight powder and needs to be gently poured out of the bottle into a beaker to be mixed with your plating solution. Please click HERE to see our Electroplating Manual for full instructions on preparation and use.

example usage 2

Thickener used to gel gold plating solution when plating a mixer tap on site. Click HERE to see the full project in our Electroplating Manual.

Product Details

Features Used for
Creates a gel when mixed with our solutions Resulting gel helps prevent the solution from running off the work. This is particularly useful when you are working in-situ, for example gold plating bathroom taps or an architectural feature of a building, where it is impossible to catch the run-off in the normal drip trays

 

Read Manual

Please click HERE to see our Electroplating Manual for full instructions on preparation and use.

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.
Thickener 250ml £8.97 Stock: 11
Thickener 1 litre £17.31 Stock: 29

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