Illuminating Wear with Composite Electroless Nickel Coatings

Virginia Heffernan - December 30, 2009

Nodular Phosphorescent ENC

A new type of electroless nickel coating, that can be made to glow in the dark, is finding a market among manufacturers who need to know when a coating is wearing off, either to prevent damage to the underlying part or to ensure consistency of the resulting product.

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