Monthly Archives: June 2016

Compound for Mass Finishing Machines – What Is It and What Does It Do?

Compound for mass finishing machines  is an essential part of the process.  There are a huge variety of compounds available and their function is to:- Maintain the action of the media by loosening and separating metal fines from the surface of the … Continue reading

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Shotblasting – Recognising Steel Production Processes

Shotblasting of steel plate, profiles, construction, and fabrications is a process to clean, descale, provide a specified surface profile and edge break as a surface preparation. The process detail is subject to the hardness and start condition of the steel and it is vital to know these … Continue reading

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Shotblasting – Cleanliness and Surface Profile

Shotblasting of steel plate, profiles, construction, and fabrications is a process to clean, descale, provide a specified surface profile and edge break as a surface preparation.  This process takes place prior to a coating or paint application to maximise the adherence potential and corrosion control. This is … Continue reading

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Shotblasting – How to measure your surface profile

Shotblasting of steel plate, profiles, construction, and fabrications is a process to clean, descale, provide a specified surface profile and edge break as a surface preparation.  This process takes place prior to a coating or paint application to maximise the adherence potential and corrosion control. This is … Continue reading

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Shotblasting – Surface Measurement Terms

Shotblasting of steel plate, profiles, construction, and fabrications is a process to clean, descale, provide a specified surface profile and edge break as a surface preparation.   This process takes place prior to a coating or paint application to maximise the adherence potential and corrosion control. … Continue reading

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Surface Preparation Standards

This Swedish Standards document is in three (3) sections Section 1 = An outline of what The Swedish Standards represent Section 3 = Cleaning Specifications

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Comparator Standards

This document is part of The Swedish Standards in three (3) sections Section 1 = An outline of what The Swedish Standards represent Section 2 = An outline of the start condition

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