Ideal for model Tin-ware Trains, antique tin-ware, Cooking Utensils, Electronics, Buss Bars, Tools and much more
Tin is a very commonly used metal for the protection of steel.
It is used extensively in the food trade because of its non-toxic qualities.
Tin is a bright, shiny material, and has excellent soldering capabilities, making it ideal for all electrical connection applications.
Caswell's Tin Plating kit will plate directly over, copper, steel, brass, bronze.
Other 'difficult' metals such as pot metal, will require a coat of Flash Copper™ first.
Average thickness is typically 0.0002-3” (0.0001” in 10 mins)
Tank setup needs 0.010 amps [10 milliamps] per square inch or 6.5 square centimeters
Setup involves mixing 2 quarts of battery acid into 3.5 quarts of distilled water, then adding one quart of Tin Concentrate and one pint of Tin Activator.
Kit chemicals are imported from the USA and will be marked in ounces, pints and quarts.
The Caswell Tin Plating System is a stable bath, which deposits a leveled, brilliant plate with excellent soldering capabilities.
It has a wide operating range in regard to concentration and operates well with low tin concentration.
Our kits no longer contain heaters, if the solutions need heating contact us for advice if necessary
Small kit 6.6 litre or 1.75 US Gallon
•2 x Tin anodes 100mm x 200mm
•2 x 10 litre tank & lid
•1 litre x Tin Concentrate
•600 ml x Tin Activator
•500gm Degreaser crystals makes 15 litres solution
•The Caswell Plating Manual
•Free Technical Support
YOU MUST SUPPLY
Power Supply Can be purchased from Caswell Australia
Copper Pipe for tank bar
Copper Wire to hang items
Small amount of electrical wire to make connections