Sensor pockets material specification nickel plated brass

Issue

Material specification for nickel plated brass sensor pockets

Product Line

Field Devices

Environment

Sensor pockets

Cause

Some customers require a specification on the material used for the sensor pockets in nickel plated brass.

Resolution

  • Brass nickel plated: Turned part: Ms 58 (Cu Zn 39 Pb3) Pipe + lid: Ms 63 (Cu Zn 37)
    Surface nickel plated.
  • Guidelines for nickel plating:
    Galvanica nickel plated ( ca. 6 – 12 µm)