Introduction: 24k Gold Plating
24k gold plating
Step 1: Prepare
We do our gold plating by a process called electroplating and we use the rack system to do every little piece. There are a few options when gold plating but we find this to be the best way for a durable and usable coating. The first step you will need to do is to disassemble every piece and prepare for dipping.
Step 2: Electrocleaning
Step 3: Nickle Plating & Rinse
with stainless steel you have to dip it in a nickle solution first so the gold will adhere properly
dip through two rinse mixes and place in the 24k gld
Step 4: Gold Plating & Rinse
dip into the 24k gold mixed with 1% cobalt for hardness
set the timer & wait for gold to be electrically shocked onto the nickle finish-exact timing is crucial!
remove from gold solution inspect for coverage and place in rinse aid
Step 6: Dry for Assembly
blow dry and ready to assemble