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Tin is a soft ductile metal that is white in appearance. The deposit can be a bright finish or matte finish. It has great solderability and lubricity properties along with being non-toxic.

Some applications of tin are:

  • To prevent corrosion in food containers.
  • Soldering of electronic components.
  • Provide lubrication or anti-fretting during break-in of moving components (Matte finish only).

Current tin plating finishes provided by Hohman Plating are:

  1. Acid Tin (Bright deposit)
  2. Stannate Tin (Matte deposit)

Methods of application for Acid and Stannate Tin are rack and barrel plating.

Hohman Plating Processes

Hohman Plating provides over 50 processes to over 1000 specifications. The attached search provides information on processes we offer and specifications compliant to by spec name, process, prime and organization. This list changes daily as we add capabilities, specifications and prime approvals. For additional information, please contact us.