About Us


Here you will find the solution to all your plating & metal finishing needs. New or old,we will give your parts the look that you want.

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Whether you are a large or small manufacturing company,designer or hobbyist, Programatic Platers is your one stop source for all your finishing needs.

Along with our partners, we provide many plating services such as Nickel plating, Brass plating, Chrome plating and Gold plating in either bright, dull or antique finishes , as well as Oil Rubbed Bronze on all types of metals including brass, steel, stainless steel and aluminum. We also offer refinishing services, where old parts are restored to their original finish or a new one applied. We offer a fast turnaround and polite, professional service. With over 40 years in the business and 50 years of experience, you will benefit from the attention and dedication of a family owned business.

Our plating equipment can handle small or large runs, large or small parts. Our professional staff take pride and satisfaction in a job well done, from start to finish. We serve over 50 Industries including Lighting, Food, Displays and Hardware. Our customers include many household names and we have featured in Martha Stewart Living as a supplier.


Each week we will post an article about Metal finishing that we think may interest you.
This week's article is about Oil Rubbed Bronze.

US10A & US10B The Misunderstood Finishes

Many customers like to know about the company and people behind the products and services they buy. Here we will tell you about our company.

Our Company History

We have been in business since 1974, serving the plating needs of thousands of satisfied customers. We are a family owned business, and that means you will deal directly with an owner who will give you the personal service and attention to detail that you deserve. We are a memeber of the National Association of Metal Finishers (NAMF). We are fully compliant with all local, State and Federal environmental requirements.

Arnold Abbey

Arnold Abbey is the President and founder of the company. An engineering graduate of Clarkson University, Arnold has a life time of experience in the plating Industry. His commitment to excellence and customer service sets the tone for all our employees.

Arnold was born into the plating business. His Father and Uncle designed and installed electroplating equipment and later ran their own plating business. After working for his Father, Arnold started Programatic Platers in 1974. Often used as a reference by other people in the industry, he has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in all metal finishing areas.

Our Business Philosophy

Quality and Service are the hallmarks of our company. We strive to combine fast service without sacrificing quality. Attention to detail, reliabilty and quick response to requests for quotation are what sets us apart from the competition. We will help you find the finish you are looking for with the help of our many partners.


Through the years we have finished products that have been used by many well known companies, including the following:

* Macy's
* Altria
* Martha Stewart Living
* Water Works
* JC Penney
* Sachs Fifth Ave
* Bloomingdales


Queens, NY