DIXIE now offers Electroless Nickel (EN) plating with the same quality standards and flexible, high capacity rack and barrel processes our customers have always appreciated.
Electroless nickel plating is an auto-catalytic process used to deposit a coating of nickel on a part. Unlike electroplating, it is not necessary to pass an electric current through the solution to form a deposit. Electroless nickel is very hard and is used to prevent corrosion as well as wear. This plating process provides a uniform coating thickness over all part surfaces.
There are three Electroless Nickel plating process types available:
DIXIE meets or exceeds the following industry standards for Electroless Nickle: