Gold

What is Gold?

Gold plating is a method of depositing a thin layer of gold on a surface of another metal most often on copper.

Advantages:

  • Excellent conductivity for electrical connectors
  • Very hard with abrasion resistance
  • Excellent corrosion resistance and reflectivity used for solar and heat reflectors
  • Tarnish-free
  • Outstanding solderability properties
  • Most commonly used in the electronics industry
  • RoHS compliant