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

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CAPABILITIES

ProPlate’s dedicated new product development team supports new projects from concept through commericialization through our proven process roadmap, further expanding our capabilities.

Precious Metal Capabilities

Gold (Au)

Specifications

MIL-G-45204 • MIL-DTL-45204 • ASTM B488 • AMS 2422 • AMS 2425

Rhodium (Rh)

Specifications

MIL-R-46085 • ASTM B634 • AMS 2413

Palladium (Pd)

Specifications

MIL-P-45209 • ASTM B679

Platinum (Pt)

Specifications

GE-F70J-WB2

Semi-Precious Metal Capabilities

Silver (Ag)

Specifications

MIL-QQ-S-365 • ASTM B700 • AMS 2412 • AMS 2410 • AMS 2413

Palladium-Nickel (Pd-Ni)

Specifications

ASTM B867

Non-Precious Metal Capabilities

Nickel (Ni)

Nickel Sulfamate • Nickel Watts • Electroless Nickel Hi-Phos • Electroless Nickel Mid-Phos
Specifications

MIL-C-26074 • MIL-P-27418 • MIL-QQ-N-290 • ASTM B733 • ASTM B689 • AMS 2403 • AMS 2404 • AMS 2405 • AMS 2423 • AMS 2424 • AMS-C-26074 • AMS-QQ-N-290

Copper (Cu)

Copper-Bright/Acid • Copper-Matte/Cyanide
Specifications

MIL-C-14550 • ASTM B734 • AMS 2418

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Our robust metallizing processes are thoroughly designed and maintained to ensure the highest quality standards. Medical Device Quality System: ISO 13485:2016 Certified

Value Added Finishes

Stress Relieving • Heat Treat De-Scale • Hydrogen Embrittlement Relief • Degreasing • ​Electro-Clean • Special Cleaning

Base Materials for Plating

Copper Alloy (Non-Ferrous) Substrates:
Beryllium Copper (BeCu) • Brass • Phosphorous • Tellurium Copper (TeCu) • Copper

Nickel/Ferrous Alloy Substrates:
Carbon Steel • Leaded Steel • Stainless Steel • Kovar • Invar • Nickel • Spring Steel • Molybdenum • Alloy 42 & 52 • Monel • Chromel • Hastelloy • Inconel • Nitinol • MP35N

Other:
Neodymium Iron Boron • Bismuth Tellurium

Common Part Types

Forceps • Radomes • Rings • Clips • Contacts • Slip Rings • Plugs • Tabs • Cups • Springs • Arch Wires • Plungers • Rivets • Reflectors • Tubes • Electrodes • Disks • Power Modules • Cans • Sockets • Chassis • Strips • Leads • Connectors • Ferrules • Coils • Terminals • Brackets • Housings • Circuit Boards • Lugs • Plates • Inserts • Washers • Braided Catheters • Probes • Pins • Heat Sinks • Bushings • Covers • Nuts • Wires • Screws • Sleeves • Shields • Marker Bands

Inspection & Testing Ability

Olympus Digital Microscope (Up to 6000x) • Fischerscope X-Ray XDAL • Gage Threads • X-Ray Fluorescence (Thickness/Composition) • SEM EDS • Cross Section • Hardness – Vickers • Solderability • Nitric Vapor • Porosity • Sweat • Bake • Adhesion • Purity • Steam Age • Ammonium Sulfide • Copper Sulfate • Potassium Hydroxide • SQM • Tarnish

Quality

Statistical Process Control • Traceability • IQ/OQ/PQ • Validation Master Plans • PPAP • PFMEA • Control Plans • Process Validation Protocol • Equipment Validation Protocol

Documentation

Certificate of Conformance • Packing List

Certifications

ISO 13485:2016

Industry Standards & Specs

ASTM • MIL • AMS • IPC • ISO

Contact us to request information about our plating and metal finishing services

We Are Dedicated to Partnering With Our Customers

Professional Plating, Inc. is dedicated to solving our customers’ toughest plating-related challenges by working with them on the front end of the design and engineering process. We engineer custom solutions designed specifically for your unique requirements. ProPlate® has pioneered selective precious metal plating innovations and continuously strives to improve your part’s application and performance while driving down costs.

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