Accession Number : AD0164243

Title :   Nickel Etching and Plating Bath.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Toledo,Emil

Report Date : 11 JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent describes a process for plating nickel onto a nickel surface comprising first etching said nickel surface by anodic treatment in a bath, and then electroplating in the same bath. The bath is comprised of nickel chloride, nickel sulfate and boric acid to which are added small amounts of a brighter and a wetting agent. This is particularly useful in printed circuits.

Descriptors :   *Nickel, *Electroplating, *Patents, *printed circuits, Nickel compounds, Chlorides, Sulfates, Cleaning

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE