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LeKem's Line of Electroless Nickel Baths
An Alkaline Electroless Nickel bath. Used for plating zinc die cast and aluminum.
A bright bath with 6-9% phosphorous that plates with no pitting or staining and plates for 8-12 generations.
A low phosphorous bath (4%). Excellent wear resistance and hardness properties.
A 10-12% phosphorous bath with color for stainless steel, that plates with no pitting or staining. Passes all ASTM specifications for Aerospace, Automotive, and the Major Oil industry. Passes RoHS specifications and has 20 years proven performance. Stays in compression for life of bath up to 8 generations.
A bright medium phosphorous that plates with no staining or pitting. Ammonia free and great for large tanks.
MicroKoat™ is a **Antimicrobial Electroless Nickel which passes ASTM G21 which determines the resistance of synthetic polymeric materials to fungi and the JIS Z 2801 standard which determines antimicrobial activity and efficacy against STAPH**, MRSA** and E.COLI**. MicroKoat ™ has also shown reduction within 6 hours against the Human Coronavirus Strain 229E: ATCC VR-740**. MicroKoat™ can be used for everyday production while being competitive with traditional EN, passes all EN specs and it’s RoHs compliant. MicroKoat can replace Stainless Steel with a significant cost savings while having the added benefit of preventing microorganisms from degrading the treated article which Stainless Steel cannot. MicroKoat™ has a long bath life, excellent corrosion resistance and is the next generation of Electroless Nickel on the market today.
A medium phosphorous Lead and Cadmium free bath that meets or exceeds all RoHs, ELV and WEEE specifications.
A semi-bright, stable, low rate bath with 11-13% phosphorous, which plates with no pitting or staining.
  Nickel Sulfate 17.8 Oz / gal
Blended by LeKem using 99.8% pure Nickel powder, selling at competitive prices.
  Sodium Hypophosphite
Only the highest grade Hypo is used in our processes.
  Nickel Strip
A fast durable Nickel Stripper at competitive prices.
(Electroless Nickel Waste Additive)

An alternative to getting your waste hauled away. With this product it is possible to get your Nickel down to less then 2ppm.
LeKem offers a full line of soak and electro-cleaners. For additional information, please contact us."
LeKem offers a full line of activation chemicals. For additional information, please contact us."
  If you are experiencing pitting, pull away, low loading problems, low rate after four generations, or yellow and brown staining call 1-866-932-5536 to solve these problems with LeKem of Indiana, Inc.'s line of Electroless Nickel Chemicals.
**This notice clarifies current EPA policy with respect to the scope of the "treated articles" in 40 CFR 152.25(a). This product MicroKoat™ contains an antimicrobial agent to prevent microorganisms from degrading the treated article. Guards against degradation from microorganisms. This product MicroKoat™ does not protect users or others against bacteria, viruses, germs or other disease organisms. Always clean this product thoroughly after every use. LeKem, INC. did extensive testing with a certified lab out of real-life plating tanks. The end user will have to do their own testing and LeKem will not be responsible for misuse of this product, drag in from parts, operator error, improper use of the product, improper plating equipment specified by LeKem, INC. Please contact LeKem, INC. for our full disclosure on the MicroKoat™ product.
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