Electroless Nickel on Aluminum
s there a special process for plating electroless nickel on aluminum?
Arthur S. Kushner
Q. I am plating aluminum with electroless nickel. When the finished part is subjected to the salt spray test, the coating blisters and pits are formed on the underlying aluminum. Is there a special process for plating electroless nickel on aluminum? P.N.P.
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Our expert, Art Kushner, says yes, you can color stainless steel, but it is not a process that is typically performed in a plating shop. Read more about his answer.
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