Cadmium Plating

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Effect: 
Seal - clear
Effect: 
Seal - color
Effect: 
Bright
Effect: 
Dull/Matte
Specification: 
QQ-P-416 Type 1, 2, 3
Specification: 
AMS-2400
Specification: 
ASTM-B-766
Specification: 
AMS-QQ-P-416
Specification: 
Other
Accreditations for this process: 
NADCAP
bright cadmium plating on steel parts

bright cadmium finish on steel parts

Features of Cadmium Plating

  • Provides excellent corrosion resistance even at relatively low thickness and in salt atmospheres.
  • Provides enhanced corrosion resistance with clear chromate and seal.
  • Provides super enhanced corrosion resistance with yellow chromate and seal.
  • Provides ultimate enhanced corrosion resistance with olive drab chromate and seal.
  • Can be dyed to many colors such as blue, green, red, etc. in addition to standard clear, yellow and black finishes.
  • Provides good lubricity and solderability characteristics.
  • Provides attractive final finish.
  • Provides good paint base.