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MID-PHOS ELECTROLESS NICKEL (5-9% PHOSPHORUS)

Electroless Nickel coatings in the mid-phosphorus range are the most commonly used in the industry. The coatings produced are known for their bright, aesthetically pleasing appearance. Mid-phosphorus electroless nickel provides good corrosion protection as well as bothincreased hardness and wear resistance.

Product Name Components Make Up Replenishment Ratio pH Adjust Description
Nitec®
Viro-Brite
M1, M2,
R1, R2
6% M1 15% M2 1R1 : 1R2 4.8-5.2 Cadmium and lead free electroless nickel plating process. Produces a mirror bright finish. Deposits contain
6-10% phosphorus.  Also available as a pH self regulated formula. RoHS Compliant.
Nitec®
Viro-HS
M1, M2,
R1, R2
6% M1 15% M2 1R1 : 1R2 4.8-5.2 New and improved RoHS compliant electroless nickel plating chemistry. Offers exceptional bath stability and consistent plating rates throughout bath life. Produces mirror bright deposits.
Nitec® 9200 A, B, C 5% A
15% B
1A : 1C 4.8-5.2 Mid phosphorus electroless nickel designed for bath stability and process simplicity. Produces an extremely bright finish with a high rate of deposition.
Nitec® 9500 A, B, C 6% A
15% B
1A : 1C Self Regulated Same as Nitec 9200 but pH is automatically controlled with normal replenishment additions.

Matrix systems for Heatbath’s Mid-Phos Electroless Nickel are also available.

For information on metal pretreatment, explore Heatbath’s Metal Cleaning and Acid Pickling products.

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