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Diamond Chrome


The most abrasive applications call for this rock star among advanced coating materials. Diamond Chrome offers long-lasting abrasion protection, with excellent lubricity and release; plus, it actually increases the surface hardness of your tool, mold or component while significantly reducing friction.


  • Application possible in up to a .002” thickness
  • Abrasion protection at least 25% better than hard chrome plating and superior to titanium nitride
  • Application at very low temperatures to any ferrous or non-ferrous substrate, resulting in no compromise to the metal’s shape or size


 Co-efficient of friction: 0.15
 Rockwell hardness: 85+ RC (up to 1200 Knoop)
 Applied temperature: 130°F (54°C)
 Max Operating Temperature: -300°F (-184°C)  to 1,600°F (871°C)
 Plating thickness range: 0.00004 to 0.002
 Diamond micro-particle size: Under 4 x 10 (to the -5)”
(0.0004 to 0.0006 mm)
 Diamond micro-particle content: 0.05 – 0.50% of the mass content


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