Key Factors in Zinc Nickel Plating Services

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When customers are seeking zinc-nickel plating services, they typically look for several key factors to ensure that their specific requirements and quality standards are met. Here are some common considerations: 1. Corrosion Resistance: Zinc-nickel plating is often chosen for its superior corrosion resistance compared to other types of coatings. Customers prioritize service providers that can…

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Why is Zinc Nickel Electroplating Used on Parts for Rubber to Metal Bonding?

Zinc-nickel electroplating is commonly used on parts for rubber to metal bonding due to its excellent corrosion resistance and compatibility with rubber adhesion. Here are a few reasons why zinc-nickel electroplating is favored in such applications: Corrosion Resistance: Zinc-nickel alloy coatings offer superior corrosion resistance compared to other plating options like pure zinc or cadmium.…

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What Makes Zinc Nickel Electroplating Different?

Zinc nickel electroplating is a specialized electroplating process that involves depositing a coating of zinc-nickel alloy onto a metal surface. The primary difference between zinc-nickel electroplating and traditional zinc electroplating is the composition of the coating. Here are some key characteristics that differentiate zinc-nickel electroplating: Alloy composition: Zinc-nickel electroplating involves the deposition of an alloy…

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Zinc-Nickel Plating Specification Highlight: FORD – WSS-M1P87

Ford specs for zinc nickel plating

At DeKalb Metal Finishing, we care about closely following and meeting the specifications set forth by the automotive industry. This is a primary reason why we have become specialists in understanding the OEM specifications created for plating automotive parts. The most common questions we get as zinc nickel electroplating experts are regarding Zinc-Nickel (Zn-Ni) plating…

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Why Is the NAVISTAR – MPAPS G22 Specification Important to Automotive Part Manufacturers and Zinc Nickel Plating?

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The NAVISTAR-MPAPS G22 specification outlines the requirements for the materials and manufacturing processes used in the production of engine components for Navistar diesel engines. Automotive part manufacturers who produce engine components for Navistar diesel engines need to be familiar with this specification to ensure that their products meet Navistar’s quality standards and are compatible with…

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What Are the Benefits of Zinc Nickel Plating?

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Iron and steel metals, despite their strength, are prone to oxidization (rust formation). As rust sets in, the metals corrode, fatigue, and break down. To slow the oxidation process and make the metal parts last longer, zinc is used as an agent to coat them. In fact, almost half of all the zinc mined is…

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A Closer Look at Zinc Nickel Electroplating

One of the services we offer our customers at DeKalb Metal Finishing is guidance. Based on our years of experience, we are often asked to recommend the best type of plating for a particular part or component. Our team can review the specific factors of the use of the part and recommend the options in…

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Applications for Zinc Nickel Plating

In today’s market, automotive manufacturers are striving to increase the longevity of their products. One way that they accomplish this objective is by improving the finish applied to their parts. At DeKalb Metal Finishing, we offer our customers products that increase corrosion protection and functional longevity. Zinc nickel plating is one of the finishes that…

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Choosing the Right Zinc Nickel Electroplating Company

Zinc nickel electroplating is one of the most effective methods for protecting metal. It is particularly popular in the automotive industry. When you choose DeKalb Metal Finishing you are assured of a high quality application using an alkaline electrolyte. New customers have switched to us after having problems in the following areas from other plating…

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