Treatments

Removing micro burrs from small diameter, internal and external threads

In-house remove of micro burrs on internal and external threads with miniature brushes as small as 0.014 inches can reduce cycle time and improve part qualityand consistency. If you read the online forums,…

High-performance industrial finishes simulate stainless steel, brass, and copper at a fraction of the cost

Durable coating and substrate meet or exceed industry tests while resisting scratches, stains, and fingerprints. Stainless steel is a premium material used in the manufacturing of a variety of products but its high…

All the benefits of salt

Oxidation in salt baths can drastically reduce phenomena of precocious wear of steels used in TOOL making. As well-known, moulds and dies are real “tools” subjected to noteworthy mechanical and physical-chemical stresses. The…

Top ten reasons to switch to a better solvent

The change to a new cleaning fluid can be full of uncertainty. For many companies looking to make the switch to a better solvent it is imperative that they maintain their cleaning performance…

Optimizing the use of cleaning technologies

We know it from our own homes: bulky kitchen utensils and appliances are difficult to clean. In industry, complex components are more the rule than the exception and present big challenges for the…

An economical approach to resolving surface finishing challenges

Flexible hones address surface roughness and increased dimensional changes for anodized cylinders that mate with other parts. To allow the use of aluminum instead of other, heavier metals in industrial applications, many cylinders…

CBN hones for improved surface finishing of machined superalloys

Flexible cubic boron nitride (CBN) grit hones are ideal for restoring surface integrity of machined superalloys. By its very nature, high-nickel, iron or cobalt alloy steels including Monel, Inconel, Incoloy, Invar, Rene and…

Clean through solar power

In combination with the right materials, sunbeams can work wonders: they clean building facades and decompose pollutants from the air or in the water. The magic word is photocatalysis. In practice, though, the…

parts2clean 2018 on course for another successful show

Wherever industrial parts are manufactured or processed, parts cleaning technology is critical for the successful outcome of downstream manufacturing processes, and for the quality of the finished product. High standards of cleanliness are…

Flexible bonding: hard and soft at the same time

To connect components with each other, gluing is preferred today instead of welding, riveting or using screws. That makes cars, planes and agricultural machines lighter. The requirements placed on the adhesive are high,…

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