finishing.com -- The Home Page of the Finishing Industry
A website for Serious Education, promoting Aloha,
& the most FUN smiley you can have in metal finishing

HomeFAQsBooksHelpWantedAdvertiseForum
topic 2503

Stripping nickel from nichrome


 (1999)

I wish to remove a thin (<4nm) nickel layer which has been evaporated onto nichrome with minimal loss of the underlying nichrome. Any suggestions for this etch would be very much appreciated.

Richard Jackson U.K.


(1999)

There is enough chrome in nichrome to withstand a 50% nitric acid dip to remove the nickel which is relatively thin. Obviously, it needs attention during the strip till you get a feel for it. Dissolved iron or copper will accellerate the strip and tend to cause pitting when the level reaches some magic number.

James Watts
- Navarre, Florida


(2001)
1. Can Nichrome wire breakdown when heating is applied
2. Is there any gasses created by nichrome when heating.

I would appreciate any information or help with my nichrome wire troubles

Thank You,

Raymond Smith
- Everett, Washington



This public forum has 60,000 threads. If you have a question in mind which seems off topic to this thread, you might prefer to Search the Site

ADD a Q or A to THIS thread START a NEW THREADView This Week's HOT TOPICS

Disclaimer: It's not possible to diagnose a finishing problem or the hazards of an operation via these pages. All information presented is for general reference and does not represent a professional opinion nor the policy of an author's employer. The internet is largely anonymous & unvetted; some names may be fictitious and some recommendations may be deliberately harmful.

  If you need a product/service, please check these Directories:

JobshopsCapital Equip. & Install'nChemicals & Consumables Consult'g, Train'g, SoftwareEnvironmental ComplianceTesting Svcs. & Devices


©1995-2017 finishing.com     -    Privacy Policy
How Google uses data when you visit this site.