MD&M West Trade show Feb. 7-9, 2023

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Electroless Nickel Plating and its Unique Properties

  Electroless Nickel plating is an autocatalytic chemistry, meaning it is not electrodeposited. It is a deposit of Nickel and Phosphorous onto a surface. As the process name implies, this reaction is autocatalytic: once it starts, the presence of nickel acts as a catalyst to keep the reaction going. Deposit thicknesses can range from a …

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Bright Acid Tin Plating

Tin plating is no longer offered a ProPlate®   Bright acid Tin plating is a silver-colored, ductile metal whose primary application imparts solderability to otherwise unsolderable base metals. Tin generally has good covering characteristics over a wide range of shapes. Historically Tin has been utilized for its combined corrosion protection and conductivity in avionics radio …

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Platinum Capabilities

Platinum is primarily used in jewelry, but its application in the medical field, dental, and electronic components are vast. Platinum has very similar qualities to Gold at almost half the cost. As of recent, Gold is about $1,890.90 an ounce, and Platinum is about $1,043.10 per ounce. Currently, ProPlate’s has Platinum capabilities for smaller parts …

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Construction Progress!

Construction Progress Update: The front of our building is gradually coming together. Construction should be wrapping up within a couple months! We’re excited to see the final product. Take a look at our Electroplating Services here Contact Us or visit our website to learn more about our capabilities. ProPlate® recognizes that not all projects specify …

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Renovations at ProPlate®! ProPlate®is excited to be renovating the front of our building! 2019 was a great year. We have decided to invest back into our building as we grow! Contact Us or visit our website for more information on what ProPlate® has to offer! ProPlate® recognizes that not all projects specify standard MIL or …

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Gold & Platinum Ring-Electrodes Electroplating

Gold & Platinum Ring-Electrodes Electroplating Catheter Electrodes There are several different broad categories of electrodes used in catheter assemblies; ring electrodes, electrode pads, probes, cores and wires. Traditionally catheter manufacturers and OEM’s implement platinum-iridium (Pt/Ir) or stainless-steel electrode components, through laser micro-machining, crimping, coiling or swaging onto industry standard nitinol, tungsten, MP35N, or stainless-steel base …

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ProPlate® Introduces Palladium-Nickel

ProPlate® Introduces Palladium-Nickel Plating Services to the current list of Metal Finishes. Palladium-Nickel Plating Services Gold Plating Services Medical Gold Plating Services Silver Plating Services Medical Silver Plating Services Rhodium Plating Services Copper Plating Services Nickel Plating Services Platinum Plating Services Contact Us or visit our website to learn more about ProPlate’s capabilities. ProPlate® recognizes …

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ProPlate® Deemed an Essential Manufacturer

ProPlate® Deemed an Essential Manufacturer ProPlate® is a key supplier to vital medical sectors within the U.S. economy. Under the Department of Homeland Security, ProPlate® falls under the category of “Essential Manufacturer”.  The State of Minnesota  has declared a temporary shutdown, enacting a “stay at home” quarantine policy. ProPlate will continue operations due to our …

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