Accession Number : AD0164074

Title :   Method of Electroless Nickel Plating and Plating Baths Therefor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Manson,Roger A. ; Dytrt,Joseph F.

Report Date : 20 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent describes electroless nickel plating using an aqueous acid plating bath in which a single compound, nickel fluoborate, (NiBF4)2, is the source both of the nickel ions and of the buffer for control of the pH of the bath and sodium hypophosphite is the reducing agent for the nickel ions.

Descriptors :   (*ELECTROLESS PLATING, *NICKEL), (*PATENTS, ELECTROLESS PLATING), NICKEL COMPOUNDS, FLUOBORATES, SODIUM COMPOUNDS, PHOSPHITES

Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE