Zirconium nitride

Overview

Layer type

mono

Colour

light gold

Field of application

decorative, functional

Layer parameter

Micro hardness (HV)

2100

Layer thickness (µm)

0,1 – 3

Coefficient of friction (against 100Cr6)

0,21

Process temperature (°C)

180 - 200

Layer features

General

high layer hardness, oxidation resistance, chemically inert behavior

Decoration

abrasion-resistant, scratch-resistant, improved corrosion resistance, long term- and brilliance-stable, homogeneous colour distribution

Functionality

improved lifetime of tools and machine parts, increased feed rate and cutting speed (higher productivity and reduced lubricant application)

Layer-specific

corrosion resistant, chemically inert