NICKEL COATING OF ALUMINUM ALLOYS

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Navy
Amount:
$49,533.00
Award Year:
1993
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
20385
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Covofinish Co., Inc.
P.o. Box 145, North Scituate, RI, 02857
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Dr. George Hradil
(401) 568-9191
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
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.

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