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.