The key to a top-quality coating is the correct pretreament of the substrate to be plated.
Heimerle + Meule supplies bath chemicals for hot and electrolytic degreasing and ultrasonic cleaning.
|Product name||Supplied as||Applications||Suitable for||Advantages|
|Ultrasonic cleaner||Ultra Clean||liquid (concentrated)||removal of polishing residues||gold, silver, nonferrous metals, steel||100 % biodegradable, silicate-free|
|Ultra 93||solid (salt)||heavily soiled items||precious metals, steel||powerful cleaner|
|Ultra 2000||solid (powder)||removal of oil, polishing and grinding residues||precious metals, nonferrous metals, aluminium||silicate-free, wettable, ultra-filterable|
|Electrolytic degreaser||Electrolytic Degreasing Type A||solid (salt)||electrolyitic degreasing||all standard metals||also suitable for anodic degreasing of steel|
|Oxide remover||Jewelclean jewellery cleaner||liquid (ready to use)||oxide removal||removal of tarnish and oxide layers on precious and non-precious metals||easy handling; suitable for small workshops|
|Acid Dip||Acid Dip Salt S||liquid (ready to use) solid (salt)||acid dip and activation of surfaces||precious metals, nonferrous metals, steel||Acid Dip Salt S is an alternative to liquid acids and achieves chemically clean surfaces|
|Electrolytic polishing||Gold Stripping Salt No. 3||solid (salt)||electropolishing of jewellery parts||8 – 22 ct gold||brightening of parts with complex geometries, especially castings; removal of scale|
|Silver Stripping Salt H||solid (salt)||electropolishing of jewellery parts||silver||brightening of parts with complex geometries, especially castings; removal of scale|
|Gold Stripping Salt HC||liquid (ready to use) or solid (salt)||electropolishing of jewellery parts||high carat alloys 18 – 22 ct||cyanide-free; very good results in comparison to cyanidic processes|
|Stainless steel stripping solution M
||liquid (ready to use)||electropolishing of decorative and technical surfaces||stainless steel||polishing of complex geometries, replaces hand polishing|
You can download a brief data sheet for each material by clicking on the Pdf-symbol in respective last column.