Category Archives: Mass Finishing Media

The Importance of Vibratory Finishing Chips, Compound and Their Production

The quality of consumables used in mass finishing is a key factor in surface processing.  Using consumables with a consistent high quality is crucial to attain set surface specifications, process times, costs and to manage considerations to any environmental impact. There are in excess … Continue reading

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Superfinishing

Any time two metal parts come into contact with each other the resulting friction causes heat build up.  These high temperatures cause wear and over time reduce efficiency and eventually create the need for replacement.  By creating a smooth and … Continue reading

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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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Mass Finishing Media – Considerations: Choice And Use

The term ‘media’ as used in vibratory finishing / centrifugal finishing refers to the aggregate which carries out the work required on the component. The media carries out a number of important functions apart from actually working on the parts.

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