High Speed Gold Tank Plating Solution can plate at rates above 0.3 micron-per-minute, twice the rate of our standard gold tank plating solution. This solution contains 4 grams of gold for every litre of solution.
This solution plates a shade of gold similar to that of our Gold Tank Plating Solution.
HS Code: 3824 99 70
High Speed Gold Tank Plating Calculator
How to use this calculator :
1. In the first box, enter the thickness that you want to plate to in microns (thousandths of a millimetre).
2. In the second box, enter the surface area of the article in square centimetres (cm2).
3. In the third box, enter the gold concentration (for a new solution that’s: 4 grams per litre).
4. In the fourth box, enter the volume of solution you’re using.
5. Click the ‘Calculate’ button.
6. Read off the amp setting for your rectifier and the plating time.
7. The concentration of gold remaining and the volume of replenisher to add is shown in the next two boxes.
8. The cost of solution used and weight of gold are shown in the final two boxes.
Operating Conditions and Deposit Data
||0.32 micron per minute at 0.01A/cm2
|Maximum plating thickness
||18 – 25 °C
||4.4 – 5.0
||4 grams per litre
||Medium to high stirring rate
|Gold content in plate
||99.9% (balance carbon)
||~25% at Plating Factor = 0.03A/cm2
||190 – 210 Hv
|Density of deposit
|Special storage requirements
||Away from sunlight
||1 – 2 years (see notes)
|Health and Safety classification
||Contains potassium cyanide (0.15%)
|Transport (UN number)
||None: Not classified as dangerous for transport
The gold solution will become exhausted between 6 – 8 metal turnovers – one metal turnover being 4 grams of gold plated per litre of solution.
Reduction in plating rate is the most noticeable effect of solution ageing.
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 £200
- 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.