Custom Nickel Electroplating Commercial Hose Industry
New Method Plating Co., Inc. was approached to perform its precision nickel plating services for a customer in the commercial hose industry. The part to be plated was a brass male and female hose barb measuring 5/8″ x 1 ½”, to tightest tolerances of 0.0001″ – 0.0003″. New Method Plating Co., Inc. has over 80 years of experience, as well as maintaining state-of-the-art equipment, including an automatic station return plating line and Fisher x-ray technology to ensure precise thickness testing. In addition, the firm performs to ISO 9001:2015 standards, as well as applicable military standards. Over the years, New Method Plating Co., Inc. has developed proprietary systems for increasing efficiency, a particularly desirable quality for this long run job, which would require large volume production (in the millions).
With a full-service fleet of trucks, New Method Plating Co., Inc.’s pickup and delivery service to and from its Worcester, Massachusetts facility location offered additional convenience to this Rhode Island hose customer.
To learn more about this precision nickel plating project or other projects or services, please contact New Method Plating Co., Inc.
Custom Nickel Electroplating of Brass Components - Project Details
Precision Nickel Plating Services Product Description
This nickel plating process was used on a brass male and female commercial hose barb.
Precision Nickel Plating Capabilities Applied / Processes
Equipment Used to Electroplate Part
Automatic Station Return Plating Line
Overall Part Dimensions
Male and Female Hose Barb: 5/8" x 1 ½"
0.0001" - 0.0003"
In Process Testing / Inspection Performed
Fisher X-Ray Technology for Precise Thickness Testing Quality Testing per QQ-N-290 and ISO 9001:2015
Industry for Use
Commercial Hose Industry
In the Millions; Large Volume Production
Delivery / Turnaround Time
Long Run Job
Customer Supplied Print, 2D CAD Drawing
QQ-N-290 Class 1, Grade G Spec
Nickel Plating of Brass Components