Industry Approvals

The following is a list of Brush Plating Industry Approvals

CMC meets or exceeds the following specifications:

  • Bell Helicopter 1309h Brush Cad Pltg. Mtls.
  • Boeing BAC 5 849 Brush Contact Plating
  • Boeing BAC 5854 LFIE Stylus Ca. Pltg
  • Boeing Helicopter I3P4-113 Selective Plating
  • Catepillar SEBF8072-04 Hydraulic Cylinder Repair
  • General Electric 70-45-03 Selective Contact Plating
  • Honeywell Mil Std 865 Brush Plating Spec.
  • Lucas Aerospace 1000 Brush Plating
  • Messier-Dowty DCNT-131 LI-IF. Cadmium Brush Plate
  • McDonnell Douglas DPS 9.28 Cadmium Brush Plating
  • McDonnell Douglas DPS 9.89 Brush Plating
  • Pratt & Whitney SPOP 321 Sulfatnate Nickel Plating
  • Sikorsky Aircraft SS 8443 Selective Electrodeposit

Government Specifications:

  • Mil Std 865 D (USAF) Selective Electrodeposit
  • Mil-std-z197(sH) Brush plate/Marine Machinery
  • Mil-A-A-59460 Plating Units/selective/Portable
  • USN BremertonPl0360-149E Selective Electrochem. Plating
  • Navair O1-lA-s09 Section 10 Restoration of Cadmium plated Surfaces
  • DOT-FAA-EA-AC43.13-1A&2A Acceptable Methods, Techniques and Practices, Paragraph 104 Selective Plating in Aircraft Maintenance.
  • Mil-P-4718 (mi) Plating Nickel-Tungsten, Electra Deposit on AluminumAlloys by Selective (Brush) Plating
  • QQ-N-190A. Nickel Plating Electrodeposited
  • QQ-P-416E Cadmium Plating Electrodeposited
  • Mil-T-10727B Tin Plating (Electrodeposited)
  • Mil-C-14550B Copper Plating (Electrodeposited)
  • Mll-Y-G54Ub Tin-Cadmium Plating (Electro)
  • Mil-G-45204C Gold Plating (Electrodeposited)
  • Mil-P-45209 Palladium Plating (Electrodeposited)
  • Mil-R-46085A Rhodium Plating (Electrodeposited)
  • Mil--8625E Anodize Coating


Independent Source Specifications:

Aerospace Material Specifications:

  • AMS 2403H Nickel Plating Gen. Purpose
  • AMS 2416E Nickel Cadmium Plat Diffused
  • AMS 2423B Nickel Plating Hard Deposit
  • AMS 2424C Nickel Plating Low Stress
  • AMS 2439 Brush Nickel Plating, Low stressed hard deposit
  • AMS 2441 Brush Nickel Plating Low
  • Stressed Low Hardness deposit
  • AMS 2451A Brush Plating General
  • AMS 2451/1 Brush Plating Nickel
  • AMS 2451/2 Brush Plating Nickel Low Stress Hard Deposit
  • AMS 2451/3 Brush Plating Nickel, Low Stress, Low Hardness Deposit
  • AMS 2451/4 Bush Plating Cadmium, Corrosion Protective Low H2 Embrittlement.
  • AMS 2451/5 Brush Plaitng Chromium, Hard Deposit Trivalent
  • AMS 2451/6 Brush Plating Copper
  • AMS 2451/7 Brush Plating Nickel, Low Stress, Medium Hardness Dep.
  • AMS 2451/8 Brush Plating Non Cyanide Silver
  • AMS 2451/9 Brush Plating, Zinc Nickel, Low Hydrogen Embrittlement
  • AMS 2451/10 Brush Plating, Tin-Zinc, Low Hydrogen Embrittlement
  • AMS 2451/11 Brush Plating Cobalt
  • ASTM B-545 Electrodeposited Coatings Tin
  • ASTM B-633 Electrodeposited Coatings of Ainc on Iron and Steel


CMC uses LDC approved plating solutions for all our Brush Plating applications.