Lab Testing Services

To monitor quality at each stage, our modern laboratory is fully equipped and staffed with QMF chemists who perform a complete range of testing to meet our own standards as well as providing the documentation you need for your quality system:


Adhere to ASTM Designation: B 456-03

Standard Specifications for Electrodeposited Coatings of Copper Plus Nickel Plus Chromium and Nickel Plus Chromium

ASTM - B 368 Method for Copper-Accelerated Acetic Acid-Salt Spray (Fog) Testing (CASS Test)

ASTM - B 380 Test Method of Corrosion Testing of Decorative Electrodeposited Coating by the Corrodkote Procedure

ASTM - B 504 Test Method for Measurement of Thickness of Metallic Coatings by Coulometric Method

ASTM - B 530 Test Method for Measurement of Coating Thickness by the Magnetic Method: Electrodeposited Nickel Coatings on Magnetic and Nonmagnetic Substrates

ASTM - B 764 Test Method for Simualtaneous Thickness and Electrochemical Potential Determination of Individual Layers in Multilayer Nickel Deposit (STEP Test)

ASTM – G 85 Modified Salt Spray (Fog) testing


Classification of Service Condition number

SC 5 – Extended Service Life

SC 4 – Very Severe Service

SC 3 – Severe Service

SC 2 – Moderate Service

SC 1 – Mild Service