SAT PLATING NOW PROCESSES MULTI-SHOT MOLDED PLASTIC COMPONENTS WITH FUNCTIONAL & DECORATIVE APPEARANCE FINISHES
An example of this capability is SAT Plating’s work for Ford Motor Company. SAT is plating Lincoln vehicle key fobs with a functional copper antenna and decorative Black Chrome finish. Click here to review the Case Study on this.
Multi-Shot Molded Plastics with Selective Plating – component parts are injection molded with plateable and non-plateable plastic resins resulting in a natural masking effect. Functional and/or appearance plating is then applied to the plateable plastics.
Multi-Shot molding can support your product needs and business results by:
SAT’s expertise in surface preparation makes the difference – SAT’s proprietary Surface Activation® gas process, working in combination with the MacDermid Macuplex chemistry system, allows SAT to create cost effective & time efficient processes. These processes ensure best-in-class metal deposits for:
• Structural, functional and appearance finishes
• Superior adhesion of plated finishes
• Reliable product performance through time and variability of use
Applications for SAT Plating are wide-ranging – primarily, SAT clients include Automotive, Medical & Appliance industries
As an example, SAT Plating is approved to Ford Motor Company specifications for:
|We Can Plate These Polymers
(Including Plating & "Non-Plating" Grades)
|PA (nylon)||PE||PEI (Ultem™)|
For more information, click here to review the Case Study on SAT Plating's Lincoln Key Fob Initiative.
SAT Plating can also supply your custom and proprietary plating needs – contact us or call Debbie Maguire (Technical Sales) at 812.453.6077 to let us know how we can help you!