Quality Silver Plating Services from Klein Plating Works

Klein Plating Works (KPW) offers industrial silver plating services in accordance to QQ-S-365 and ASTM B700. Our silver is certified as 99.95% pure or higher. We have bright, semi-bright or matte silver metal finishes available. A post silver plating chromate treatment is available to inhibit oxidation. Our specialized electroplating team will work with you to determine the best silver surface finish that fits your needs.

The benefits of silver plated metals include:

  • Excellent Electrical Conductivity
  • Excellent Solderability
  • Good Heat Conductivity
  • Very Ductile
  • High Lubricity
  • Relative Low Cost
  • Decorative Appearance/Value

The electronics and semiconductor industries use silver plated metals since it’s the greatest metal for conducting electricity, is very malleable, and provides outstanding solderability. The excellent lubricity of silver makes it a useful metal finish for bearing surfaces and anti-galling applications. These factors make silver plating services an economical choice for electrical contacts considering its relatively low price compared to precious metals such as gold plating and platinum plating.

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Grades & Types of Silver Plating KPW Offers

  • Type I: Matte
  • Type II: Semi-Bright
  • Type III: Bright
  • Grade A: With Chromate
  • Grade B: Without Chromate

*KPW silver is 99.95% pure or higher.

Silver Plating Specifications

  • AMS 2410
  • AMS 2412
  • QQ-S-365
  • ASTM B700
  • Custom Specifications

Silver Plating Methods

Properties of Silver

Latin Name: Argentum
Chemical Symbol: Ag
Atomic Number: 47
Atomic Weight: 107.88
Elemental Category: Transition Metal
Melting Point: 961.78 °C
1763.2 °F
Density: 10.49 g/cmᶟ
Valence: 1
Appearance: Whitest of all Metals
Dull to Lusterous