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Author Karthikeyan, S. ♦ Srinivasan, K. N. ♦ Vasudevan, T. ♦ Gopalan, A. ♦ Paruthimalkalaignan, G. ♦ John, S.
Source CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute
Content type Text
Publisher Central Electrochemical Research Institute
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2001
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Chemical engineering
Subject Keyword Industrial Metal Finishing
Abstract An attempt is made to describe some aspects of incorporation of SIC with the electroless Ni-P coating. Electroless deposited coatings have some advantages over electroplated coatings, in that autocatalytic processes provide a means of applying coatings of uniform thickness to complex shaped articles without the need for an elaborate jigging system. When the electrolessly plated articles are heat treated, materials having good hardness and wear resistance characteristics can be produced. In this present work a suitable bath based on nickel-phosphorous-silicon carbide system has been prepared to study the characteristics of electrolessly composited coating. SEM studies confirm the crystalline structure as well as the incorporation of the SiC particles in the coatings
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2001-01-01
Journal PeerReviewed