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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…

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…

Axalta to open new Colour Experience Rooms to showcase its powder coatings

Axalta Coating Systems, a global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, plans to roll out globally its Colour Experience Rooms, which are designed to present and to promote the company’s innovative powder coatings…

The prospects of metal heat treatments

The trends expected from 2016 to 2020 in the sector of heat treatments provide for an increment of both new plants and services that will reach the 5-6% growth against a global rise…

When the finishing is special

We have become acquainted with an excellence enterprise that represents the “Made in Italy” on a world scale in the stainless steel finishing sector. Steel Color S.p.A. (Pescarolo ed Uniti, CR) is an…

“Chrome-free” treatments, finally

In “chemical surface conversion” processes, the material is placed in baths based on chromic and phosphoric acids, which produce a passive film of few microns through the transformation of the aluminium surface layers….

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