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Nickel Plating is one of the most popular and versatile finishes available.  It is a metal that is very resistant to corrosion and provides a tough, durable and ductile coating. The appearance of nickel can vary from dull to very high luster depending on the need.  Different formulations of the plating bath will produce a deposit having a definite type of use. 

Nickel Plating Offered:

  • Sulfamate (Engineering)
  • Semi-Bright
  • Bright

Benifits of Sulfamate Nickel (Engineering)

  • Ductile (low stress)
  • Used to aid in brazing and Soldering
  • Easy to Machine
  • High Corrosion Resistance
  • Dull Appearance
  • Electro-Forming

Benefits  of Semi-Bright Nickel

  • Ductile (Low Stress)
  • High Corrosion Resistance
  • Semi-Bright Appearance
  • Easily Polished to a mirror finish
  • Deposited under bright nickel when applying the duplex nickel finish.

Benefits of Bright Nickel

  • Brittle
  • Corrosion resistant especially when used in combination with semi-bright nickel.
  • Harder coating than Sulfamate or Semi-Bright
  • Bright Appearance

Hohman Plating Processes

Hohman Plating provides over 50 processes to over 1000 specifications. The attached search provides information on processes we offer and specifications compliant to by spec name, process, prime and organization. This list changes daily as we add capabilities, specifications and prime approvals. For additional information, please contact us.