I am applying nickel via rack plating in a watts nickel bath to phosphor bronze springs. When the part is bent the plating peels off. I'm guessing it's an activation problem. Does anyone know of a good activation procedure for phosphor bronze?
Billy Middleton Plating shop owner - Augusta, GA, USA
January 9, 2009
Strike first in ACID copper sulfate plating solution, then nickel plate.
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