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Abrasive finishing tools in CNC applications

With new advances in abrasive technology, machining center operators are able to complete surface finishing simultaneously with other machining operations, to speed cycle times, improve quality and save on off-line finishing time and…

Long-term sustainable cleaning solutions for Metal Finishing

In today’s demanding manufacturing environment, parts must leave the production floor perfectly clean, dry and ready for post-processing. But, in a world where safety, compliance and energy efficiency are paramount, the question is,…

Achieving wastewater treatment compliance with efficient system for metal industry

Automated wastewater treatment systems help metal fabrication and finishing remain in compliance with EPA and local standards, while significantly reducing the cost of treatment, labor and disposal The machining, metal fabrication and finishing…

Abrasive nylon wheel brushes provide deburring for extremely hard metal parts

When an application calls for surface finishing, cleaning, polishing, deburring, edge blending or removal of paint, rust or other contamination, a wheel brush is often the ideal solution.  A type of power brush,…

Specialty coatings extend service life of cutting tools used for non-ferrous materials

A variety of special coatings can significantly enhance wear resistance and life when machining highly-abrasive materials such as CFRP, GFRP, graphite, Al alloys and ceramics Because machine tools constantly cut and grind away…

New coating process provides effective protection for brake discs

More than many other auto parts, brake discs are subject to repeated mechanical loads. As a result of this continual abrasion, they produce fine particulate matter, which pose a substantial environmental burden. Now,…

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…

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