Functional Plating

Tin & Cadmium Plating

Our bright and matte tin processes are based on sulfuric acid electrolytes and have excellent solderability. Our cadmium plating brightener gives a deposit with excellent lubricity and is approved in certain aerospace applications.

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  • COLGLEAM™ Sn

    Sulfuric acid based bright tin plating process. Produces brilliant tin deposits exhibiting excellent solderability. Two additive system for simplified operation and analysis with stable performance at elevated operating temperatures.

  • COLMATTE™ Sn

    Sulfuric acid based matte tin plating process. Produces a soft white to gray matte tin deposit that exhibits excellent solderability. Two additive system with additive consumption based on drag-out. Stable additives minimize organic deposition in the tin layer.

  • COLCAD 100

    Brightener for cyanide cadmium plating solutions. Produces brilliant fine-grained cadmium deposits over a wide current density range. Significantly improves the throwing power and high current density covering power of the cadmium plating solution.