Sifco Applied Surface Concepts’ Code 5711 nickel-tungsten plating solution is designed to be a “green” alternative to chromium for repair and OEM applications that require exceptionally hard plating. This hexavalent-chromium-free deposit is suited for aerospace, automotive, oil and gas, and any other industry where the hardness of the surface is critical. It meets the hydrogen embrittlement characteristics of ASTM F519 without a relief bake.
Editor PickFinishing Lines Per Shop
The average plating shop has about eight finishing lines in use, while the average Top Shops has almost 13 lines, according to the 2017 Products Finishing Top Shops Benchmarking Survey results.