NICKEL COATING OF ALUMINUM ALLOYS
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
An investigation of nickel coating processes to provide corrosion protection for 6061-T6 aluminum alloy in a marine environment is proposed. The effects of aluminum preparation and pretreatment steps will be investigated. Additionally, strategies which utilize multiple layers of nickel of different compositions will also be explored.
Small Business Information at Submission:
Principal Investigator:Dr. George Hradil
Covofinish Co., Inc.
P.o. Box 145 North Scituate, RI 02857
Number of Employees: