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Low Phosphorus Electroless Nickel



ENOVA EF 243 is a heavy-metal-free high performance low phosphorus electroless nickel process that produces a consistent, high purity alloy deposit designed for use in specialized wear or electronic applications.

Operational advantage

The ease of use and high deposition rates delivered are ideal for job shop and production applications where a durable, wear-resistant coating performance and semi-bright deposit is required.

Deposit properties

Deposits obtained with NIKLAD ELV 824 are compressively stressed, have good ductility, and provide excellent hardness and wear resistance, as plated or if required, with heat treatment to further enhance the deposit hardness and wear properties. In alkaline corrosive environments, these deposits out-perform high phosphorous deposits.

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Features & Benefits

  • Lead- and cadmium-free
  • Reduced deposit staining tendency
  • High tolerance to contaminants
  • Versatile operating temperature 
  • Self pH regulation options available
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We are committed to delivering sustainable processes for the surface finishing industry. Our lead- and cadmium-free portfolio, including ENOVA EF 243, offers a safe and sustainable electroless nickel process that meets ELV Directive 2000/53/EC Annex II, WEEE Directive 2002/96/EC, and RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC.

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