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Medium Phosphorus

NiKlad ELV 849

NiKlad ELV 849

NiKlad ELV 849 is a lead- and cadmium-free medium phosphorous alloy system for processing ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. It has very good deposit brightness that remains consistent throughout the solution life and is a versatile option for many applications, particularly automotive. It is designed for high-volume, high-loading facilities that demand consistent performance. 

Operational advantage

The system has a high tolerance to contamination and excellent solution stability while maintaining a high rate of deposition for superior throughput and efficiency. 

Wear & corrosion resistance

NiKlad ELV 849 provides good wear resistance and exhibits moderate corrosion protection. 


The process is designed to deliver a consistent and predictable operation regardless of the type of work or the equipment utilized.

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Features & Benefits

  • High and consistent rate of deposition over the solution life
  • Consistent, very bright deposit with reduced staining tendency 
  • Superior initiation capabilities on all substrates
  • Tolerance to a wide range of operating conditions 
  • Suitable for rack and barrel applications
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We are committed to delivering sustainable processes for the surface finishing industry. Our lead- and cadmium-free portfolio, including NiKlad ELV 849, offers a safe and sustainable electroless nickel process that meets ELV Directive 2000/53/EC Annex II, WEEE Directive 2002/96/EC, and RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC.

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