Nickel Plating

Base metal substrate
Aluminum
Copper
Zinc
Carbon
Stainless steel
Effect
anti-corrosion
electrical conductivity
barrier
paint masks
Specification
AMS-2403
ASTM-B-689
QQ-N-290

Features of nickel plating

  • Provides bright or dull corrosion protection for polished or unpolished wrought or cast brass, aluminum, copper, zinc, carbon and stainless steel.
  • Provides excellent corrosion resistant coating over cosmetic copper plate and as undercoat for decorative chromium.
  • Excellent electrical conductivity.
  • Serves as a barrier layer for migration of other coatings.
  • Can be used in making paint masks for decorating commercial products.
  • Can be used for engineering purposes in machinery building.

See also:

  • Electroless nickel plating for high-tech, electronics, and telecommunications nickel platings.