Bright and Dull
Electro nickel plating, also known as nickel electro-deposition, is becoming an increasingly popular process for a variety of different manufacturing applications. Electro nickel plating is a process that uses an electrical current to coat a conductive material, typically made of metal, with a thin layer of nickel. Other metals used for electroplating include stainless steel, copper, zinc, and platinum.
attractive looking, decorative layer
corrosion and wear resistant
different bath compositions can be used for very differing applications
can be applied on a wide variety of substrate materials
often a good underlayer for other surface coatings.