Electrolytic Nickel Plating is used for corrosion resistance, lubricity, cosmetics, conductivity, wear, and high-temperature applications. Thickness may vary based on current density and high current density areas.

Applications and Specifications of Electrolytic Nickel

Decorative bright nickel is used in a wide range of applications. It offers a high-luster finish, corrosion protection, and wear resistance. In the automotive industry, bright nickel can be found on bumpers, rims, exhaust pipes, and trim. It is also used for brightwork on bicycles and motorcycles. Other applications include hand tools and household items such as lighting and plumbing fixtures, wire racks, and appliances.

Finishing options available:

  • Bright Nickel
  • Copper Nickel
  • Sulfamate Nickel
  • Duplex Nickel
  • Nickel Chrome
  • Copper, Nickel, Chrome
  • Copper, Duplex Nickel, Chrome

Common Specifications:

  • AMS-QQ-N-290
  • AMS 2403
  • ASTM B689
  • AMS 2424
  • MIL-P-27418
High frequency connectors component with a shiny copper nickel plating covering

Common Substrates:

  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Aluminum
  • Zinc Die Cast

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