EMI RFI Shield Plating Inc

Tin Plating In Canada

TIN Plating in Canada in accordance with MIL-T-10727, ASTM B545

PLATING TYPES
Type 1 – Electroplated

Type 2 – Hotdipped

MIL-T-10727 is the only specification for tin plating covering both electroplated and hot-dipped tin. MIL-T-10727 Type I is electroplated tin, while MIL-T-10727 Type II is hot dipped.

Specification Specification
MIL-T-10727
Type I
Electrodeposited Tin coating
ASTM B545
Classes (Thickness)
Corrosion protective plating
A
2.5 microns (100 microinches)
B
5 microns (200 microinches)
C
8 microns (320 microinches)
D
15 microns (600 microinches) 20 microns (800 microinches) fro steel substrates
E
30 microns (0.0012 inch)
F
1.5 microns (60 microinches)
Surface appearance (matte or bright finish) shall be specified in contract, purchase order or drawing.