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Fountain Plating Company, Inc.
492 Prospect Avenue
West Springfield Ma, 01089
Phone: (413) 781-4651
Fax: (413) 733-8217

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Approvals

AC7108 Rev C - Nadcap for Chemical Processing

AC7108/1 Rev A - Nadcap for Painting & Dry Film Coatings

AC7108/2 Rev A - Nadcap for Etch Processes

AC7108/3 - Nadcap for Surface Preparation Prior to Metal Bond

Penetrant Inspection


AC7108 Rev C - Nadcap for Chemical Processing

Anodizing

  • AMS2476: Electrolytic Treatment of Magnesium Alloys Alkaline Type, Full Coat [HAE]
  • AMS2478: Anodic Treatment of Magnesium Alloys Acid Type, Full Coat
  • AMS2479: Anodic Treatment of Magnesium Alloys Acid Type, Thin Coat
  • AMS2482: Hard Coating Treatment of Aluminum Alloys, Teflon-Impregnated or Codeposited
  • AMS2486: Conversion Coating of Titanium Alloys Fluoride-Phosphate Type
  • AMS2488: Anodic Treatment (Soultion ³pH 13) - Titanium Alloys
  • MIL-A-63576: Aluminum Oxide Coating, Lubricative, for Aluminum Alloys
  • AMS-A-8625: Anodic Coatings for Aluminum Alloys
  • MIL-A-8625: Anodic Coatings for Aluminum Alloys
    • AMS-M-45202: Magnesium Alloys, Anodic Treatment Of
    • MIL-M-45202: Magnesium Alloys, Anodic Treatment Of
    • AMS2468: Hard Anodic Coating Treatment of Aluminum Alloys
    • AMS2469: Hard Anodic Coating, Aluminum Alloys
    • AMS2470: Chromic Acid Anodize
    • AMS2471: Sulfuric Acid Anodize (Undyed)
    • AMS2472: Sulfuric Acid Anodize (Dyed)
    • ASTM B580: Standard Specification for Anodic Oxide Coatings on Aluminum
    • ASTM B893: Specification for Hard-Coat Anodizing of Magnesium for Engineering Applications
    • ASTM D1732: Standard Practices for Preparation of Magnesium Alloy Surfaces for Painting

    Conversion/Phosphate Coatings

    • AMS2473: Chemical Film Treatment for Aluminum Alloys, General Purpose Coating
    • AMS2474: Chemical Treatment for Aluminum Alloys, Low Electrical Resistance Coating
    • AMS2475: Protective Treatments Magnesium Alloys
    • AMS2477: Chemical Treatment for Aluminum Alloys, Low Electrical Resistance Coating
    • AMS2480: Phosphate Treatment Paint Base
    • AMS2481: Phosphate Treatment - Antichafing
    • AMS2485: Coating, Black Oxide
    • AMS2486: Conversion Coating of Titanium Alloys, Fluoride-Phosphate Type
    • ASTM B499: Standard Specification for Chromates on Aluminum
    • ASTM B879: Standard Practice for Applying Non-Electrolytic Conversion Coatings on Magnesium and Magnesium Alloys
    • ASTM D1730: Standard Practices for Preparation of Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Surfaces for Painting
    • ASTM D1732: Standard Practices for Preparation of Magnesium Alloy Surfaces for Painting
    • DOD-P-16232: Phosphate Coating, Heavy, Manganese or Zinc Base
    • MIL-P-16232: Phosphate Coating, Heavy, Manganese or Zinc Base
    • MIL-DTL-16232: Phosphate Coating, Heavy, Manganese or Zinc Base
    • MIL-C-13924: Coating, Oxide, Black, for Ferrous Metals
    • MIL-DTL-13924: Coating, Oxide, Black, for Ferrous Metals
    • MIL-C-5541: Chemical Conversion Coatings on Aluminum Alloys
    • MIL-DTL-5541: Chemical Conversion Coatings on Aluminum Alloys
    • MIL-F-495: Finish, Chemical, Black, for Copper Alloys
    • AMS-M-3171: Magnesium Alloy, Process for Pretreatment & Prevention of Corrosion On
    • MIL-M-3171: Magnesium Alloy, Process for Pretreatment & Prevention of Corrosion On
    • TT-C-490: Chemical Conversion Coatings & Preatrements for Ferrous Surfaces (Base for Organic Coatings)

    Alloy Plating

    • AMS2413: Plating, Silver-Rhodium
    • AMS2415: Plating, Lead and Indium
    • AMS2416: Plating, Nickel-Cadmium Diffused
    • AMS2417: Plating Zinc-Nickel
    • AMS2429: Plating, Bronze Nitriding Stop-Off 90Cu - 10Sn
    • AMS-P-81728: Plating, Tin-Lead, Electrodeposited
    • ASTM B200: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Lead and Lead-Tin Alloys on Steel and Ferrous Alloys
    • ASTM B579: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Tin-Lead Alloy (Solder Plate)
    • ASTM B841: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings for Zinc Nickel Alloy Deposits
    • ASTM B867: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Palladium-Nickel for Engineering Use
    • MIL-P-81728: Plating, Tin-Lead, Electrodeposited

    Cadmium Plating

    • AMS2400: Plating, Cadmium
    • AMS2401: Plating, Cadmium Low Hydrogen Content Deposit
    • AMS-QQ-P-416: Plating, Cadmium (Electrodeposited)
    • ASTM A165: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Cadmium on Steal
    • ASTM B766: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Cadmium
    • MIL-STD-870: Cadmium Plating, Low Embrittlement, Electrodeposition
    • QQ-P-416: Plating, Cadmium (Electrodeposited)

    Chrome Plating

    • AMS2407: Plating, Chromium, Porous
    • AMS2438: Plating, Chromium Thin, Hard, Dense Deposit
    • ASTM B177: Standard Guide for Chromium Electroplating on Steel for Engineering Use
    • ASTM B 650: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Engineering Chromium Coatings on Ferrous Substrates
    • MIL-C-23422: Chromium Plating, Electrodeposited
    • MIL-DTL-23422: Chromium Plating, Electrodeposited
    • AMS-QQ-C-320: Chromium Plating (Electrodeposited)
    • QQ-C-320: Chromium Plating (Electrodeposited)
    • AMS2406: Plating, Chromium Hard Deposit
    • AMS2460: Plating, Chromium Hard Deposit

    Copper Plating

    • AMS2418: Plating, Copper
    • MIL-C-14550: Copper Plating, Electrodepsoited
    • MIL-P-47226: Plating, Copper, Electroless (For Non-Conducting Material)
    • ASTM B734: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Copper for Engineering Uses

    Electroless Nickel Plating

    • AMS2399: Electroless Nickel-Boron Plating
    • AMS2404: Plating, Electroless Nickel
    • AMS2405: Electroless Nickel Plating, Low Phosphorus
    • AMS2433 : Plating, Electroless Nickel Boron
    • AMS-C-26074: Electroless Nickel Coatings
    • ASTM B607: Standard Specification for Autocatalytic Nickel Boron Coatings for Engineering Use
    • ASTM B656: Standard Guide for Autocatalytic (Electroless) Nickel-Phosphorus Deposition on Metals for Engineering Use
    • ASTM B733: Standard Specification for Autocatalytic (Electroless) Nickel-Phosphorus Coatings on Metal
    • MIL-C-26074: Electroless Nickel Coatings

    Gold Plating

    • AMS2422: Plating, Gold
    • AMS2425: Plating, Gold for Thermal Control
    • ASTM B 488: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Gold for Engineering Uses
    • MIL-G-45204: Gold Plating, Electrodeposited

    Lead Plating

    • AMS2414: Plating, Lead
    • ASTM B200: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Lead and Lead-Tin Alloys on Steel and Ferrous Alloys
    • MIL-L-13808: Lead Plating (Electrodeposited)

    Nickel Plating

    • AMS2403: Plating, Nickel General Purpose
    • AMS2423: Plating, Nickel Hard Deposit
    • AMS2424: Plating, Nickel Low-Stressed Deposit
    • MIL-P-18317: Plating, Black Nickel (Electrodeposited) on Brass, Bronze, or Steel
    • MIL-P-27418: Plating, Soft Nickel (Electrodeposited, Sulfamate Bath)
    • MIL-STD-868: Nickel Plating, Low Embrittlement, Electrodeposition
    • ASTM B689: Standard Specification for Electroplated Engineering Nickel Coatings
    • AMS-QQ-N-290: Nickel Plating (Electrodeposited)
    • QQ-N-290: Nickel Plating (Electrodeposited)

    Rhodium Plating

    • MIL-R-46085: Rhodium Plating, Electrodeposited
    • ASTM B634: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Rhodium for Engineering Use

    Silver Plating

    • AMS2410: Plating, Silver with Nickel Strike, High Bake
    • AMS2411: Plating Silver for High Temperature Applications
    • AMS2412: Plating Silver with Copper Strike, Low Bake
    • ASTM B 700: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Silver for Engineering Use
    • QQ-S-365: Silver Plating (Electrodeposited), General Requirements

    Tin Plating

    • AMS2408: Plating, Tin
    • AMS2409: Plating, Immersion Tin for Aluminum Alloys
    • ASTM B 545: Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Tin
    • MIL-T-10727: Tin Plating: Electrodeposited or Hot-Dipped, for Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Metals

    Cleaning


    • AMS2700: Passivation of Corrosion Resistant Steels
    • AMS-QQ-P-35: Passivation Treatments for Corrosion-Resistant Steel
    • QQ-P-35: Passivation Treatments for Corrosion-Resistant Steel
    • ASTM A 380: Standard Practice for Cleaning, Descaling & Passivation of Stainless Steel Parts, Equipment & Systems
    • ASTM A 967: Chemical Passivation Treatment of Stainless Steel
    • ASTM B 183: Standard Practice for Preparation of Low-Carbon Steel for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 242: Standard Practice for Preparation of High-Carbon Steel For Electroplating
    • ASTM B 253: Standard Guide for Preparation of Aluminum Alloys for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 254: Standard Practice for Preparation of and Electroplating on Stainless Steel
    • ASTM B 319: Standard Guide for Preparation of Lead and Lead Alloys for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 320: Standard Practice for Preparation of Iron Castings for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 322: Standard Practice for Cleaning Metals Prior to Electroplating
    • ASTM B 343: Standard Practice for Preparation of Nickel for Electroplating with Nickel
    • ASTM B 480: Standard Guide for Preparation of Magnesium and Magnesium Alloys for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 481: Standard Practice for Preparation of Titanium and Titanium Alloys for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 482: Standard Practice for Preparation of Tungsten and Tungsten Alloys for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 558: Standard Practice for Preparation of Nickel Alloys for Electroplating
    • ASTM B 600: Standard Guide for Descaling & Cleaning Titanium Alloys
    • ASTM B630: Standard Practice for Preparation of Chromium for Electroplating with Chromium
    • ASTM B912: Standard Specification for Passivation of Stainless Steels Using Electropolishing
    • ASTM D1732: Standard Practices for Preparation of Magnesium Alloy Surfaces for Painting
    • AMS-M-3171: Magnesium Alloy, Process for Pretreatment & Prevention of Corrosion On
    • MIL-M-3171: Magnesium Alloy, Process for Pretreatment & Prevention of Corrosion On
    • TT-C-490: Chemical Conversion Coatings & Pretreatments for Ferrous Surfaces (Base for Organic Coatings)

    Stripping

    • MIL-STD-871: Electro-Chemical Stripping of Inorganic Finishes
     

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    AC7108/1 Rev A - Nadcap for Painting & Dry Film Coatings

    • AMS2503: Black Finishing, Low Baking Enamel
    • AMS2505: Finishing, Aluminum Paint, Low Baking
    • DOD-P-15328: Primer (Wash), Pretreatment (Formula #117 for Metals)
    • MIL-C-22750: Coating, Epoxy. High-Solids
    • MIL-PRF-22750: Coating, Epoxy. High-Solids
    • MIL-C-46168: Coating, Aliphatic Polyurethane, Chemical Agent Resistant
    • MIL-C-53039: Coating, Aliphatic Polyurethane, Single Component
    • MIL-DTL-53039: Coating, Aliphatic Polyurethane, Single Component
    • MIL-C-83286: Coating, Urethane, Aliphatic Isocyanate, for Aerospace Applications
    • MIL-C-8514: Coating Compound, Metal Pretreatment, Resin-Acid
    • MIL-C-85285: Coating: Polyurethane, High-Solds
    • MIL-PRF-85285: Coating: Polyurethane, High-Solds
    • MIL-C-85614: Coating, Fastener (Titanium & CRES Alloys), Aluminum Pigmented, Organically Bonded
    • MIL-F-14072: Finishes for Ground Based Electronic Equipment
    • MIL-F-18264: Finishes: Organic, Weapons Systems, Application & Control Of
    • MIL-F-7179: Finishes, Coatings, and Sealants, for the protection of Aerospace Systems
    • MIL-STD-7179: Finishes, Coatings, and Sealants, for the protection of Aerospace Systems
    • MIL-L-23398: Lubricant, Solid Film, Air-Cured, Corrosion Inhibiting
      MIL-L-45983: Lubricant, Solid Film, Heat Cured (Temperature Range 125 to 250°F), Corrosion Inhibiting
      MIL-L-46010: Lubricant, Solid Film, Heat Cured, Corrosion Inhibiting
    • MIL-PRF-46010: Lubricant, Solid Film, Heat Cured, Corrosion Inhibiting
    • MIL-L-46147: Lubricant, Solid Film, Air Cured (Corrosion Inhibiting)
    • MIL-PRF-46147: Lubricant, Solid Film, Air Cured (Corrosion Inhibiting)
    • MIL-L-81329: Lubricant, Solid Film, Extreme Enviroment, Nato Code Number S-1737
    • MIL-PRF-81329: Lubricant, Solid Film, Extreme Enviroment, Nato Code Number S-1737
    • DOD-L-85645: Lubricant, Dry Film, Molecular Bonded
    • MIL-L-85645: Lubricant, Dry Film, Molecular Bonded
    • MIL-L-8937: Lubricant, Solid Film, Heat Cured, Corrosion Inhibiting
    • AMS-M-7866: Molybdenum Disulfide, Technical, Lubrication Grade
    • MIL-M-7866: Molybdenum Disulfide, Technical, Lubrication Grade
    • MIL-P-23377: Primer Coatings: Epoxy, High-Solids
    • MIL-PRF-23377: Primer Coatings: Epoxy, High-Solids
    • MIL-P-53022: Primer, Epoxy Coating, Corrosion Inhibiting
    • MIL-P-53030: Primer Coating, Epoxy, Water Reducible, Lead & Chromate Free
    • MIL-P-7962: Primer Coating, Cellulose-Nitrate Modified Alkyd Type, Corrosion-Inhibiting, Fast-Drying
    • MIL-P-85582: Primer Coatings: Epoxy, Waterborne
    • MIL-PRF-85582: Primer Coatings: Epoxy, Waterborne
    • TT-P-28: Paint, Aluminum, Heat Resisting (1200° F)

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    AC7108/2 Rev A - Nadcap for Etch Processes (Local, Macrostructure, Nital, Pre-Penetrant, Temper)

    • AMS2642: Structural Examination of Titanium Alloys, Etch-Anodize Inspection Procedure
    • AMS2643: Structural Examination of Titanium Alloys, Chemical Etch Inspection Procedure
    • AMS2649: Etch Inspection of High Strenght Steel Parts

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    AC7108/3 - Nadcap for Surface Preparation Prior to Metal Bond

    • ASTM D 2651: Standard Guide for Preparation of Metal Surfaces for Adhesive Bonding
    • ASTM D 3933: Standard Guide for Preparation of Aluminum Surfaces for Structural Adhesives Bonding (Phosphoric Acid Anodizing)
    • FPL Etch: Chromic-Sulfuric Etch (Forest Products Laboratories)

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    Penetrant Inspection

    • MIL-STD-6866: Penetrant Inspection
    • ASTM-E-1417: Penetrant Inspection

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