Electro-Deposition of Nickel for Engineering Purposes
This SAE Standard specifies the requirements for the nickel-plating of ferrous metals, copper alloys, aluminum alloys and zinc alloys for one or more of the following purposes:
a. the production of wear-resistant surfaces;
b. the building up of worn or over-machined surfaces;
c. corrosion resistance;
d. to provide an undercoat for subsequent deposits, e.g., chromium.
Rationale: This Standard is a direct replacement for DEF STAN 03-27 and has been reproduced by SAE International under the Open Government Licensing Agreement. The technical content remains unchanged from Issue 3 of the Defence Standard it supersedes. Any queries should be referred via the link shown in the feedback box at the bottom of this page.
Metal finishingPlatingPowder metallurgyCorrosionAluminum alloysCopper alloysZinc alloysNickel
Also known as: SAE AMS 03_27
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