Franke Has a Full Range of Electroplating Services

Franke Plating Works has got it covered when it comes to efficient metal plating. The six state-of-the-art, electronically programmed hoist lines at Franke Plating Works carry parts to their plating tanks. They have the capability of eletroplating your parts in many different metals for strength, cosmetic needs, function, fit and durability. At the same time, they can enhance the beauty of your parts by plating them in Copper, Bright Nickel, NICKEL CHROME, ELECTROLESS NICKEL, Zinc (rack and barrel), Cadmium (rack and barrel), Zinc Phosphate, Mag phosphate, all Passivate of stainless, Bright-dipping, Polishing, Wheelabrate and Shot blasting. Plus, Franke has the capability to handle 12-foot chrome projects through our brand-new chrome plating room. Franke Plating Works also has the capability to plate on any metal Copper/Nickel Chrome for Decorative or Industrial uses.


Our standard plating is barrel processed. Items marked with an asterisk can also be rack processed.

  • ELECTROLESS NICKEL (low, medium & high phosphate)
    Bright dip of brass or copper
  • Buffing & Polishing
    almost all metals
  • Cadmium*
  • Chromates:
    Hex & Tri
  • Copper*
  • Decorative Copper, Nickel, Chrome
  • Descale
  • Demag
  • Dyes
  • Heat Treat
  • Manganese Phosphate*
  • Pickle & Oil
  • Plating On Aluminum
  • Stripping
  • Solid Film Lubricant
  • Tin/Bright & Matte
    Xray Fluroscent
  • Wheelabrating
  • Zinc Phosphate*
  • Zinc*

Plating Services


  • Zinc and Zinc/Nickel Alloy Plating
  • Electroless Nickel & ROHS Compliant Electroless Nickel
  • Hard Chrome
  • Phosphate Coating, Zinc and  Manganese
  • Copper Plating, Cyanide and Bright Acid Copper
  • Cadmium
  • Electroplated Nickel, Chloride Nickel
  • Tin Plating
  • Chromate Conversion (Hex & Tri)
  • Passivation (All Metals)
  • Pickel and Oil
  • Mechanical Cleaning, Polishing, & Buffing



Call Franke Plating Works at (260) 422-8477

for dependable plating and metal finishing.