Precision Machined Components: Meeting the Lean Deburring and Finishing Challenge – Case Study: MacKay Mfg. in Spokane, WA.

Precision Machined Components: Meeting the Lean Deburring and Finishing Challenge – Case Study: MacKay Mfg. in Spokane, WA.

Above: Bobby Whiteman, MacKay’s Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Systems technician explains the improvements with edge and surface finish now realized from utilizing CIF Continue reading Precision Machined Components: Meeting the Lean Deburring and Finishing Challenge – Case Study: MacKay Mfg. in Spokane, WA.

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Right Sizing your Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Equipment

Right Sizing your Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Equipment

HZ High Energy Series

Isotropic finishing through centrifugal force and the tumbling of parts and media. HZ High Energy series Centrifugal Barrel Finishing (CBF) systems are the fastest and most economical form of finishing machine available. They are the industry workhorse in polishing, deburring and deflashing parts. Continue reading Right Sizing your Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Equipment

Dry Process Polishing Media for Cenrifugal Isotropic Finish Processing

Dry Process Polishing Media for Cenrifugal Isotropic Finish Processing

Treated Soft Polishing Granules
Treated dry process polishing media is blended with various additives and can achieve a high luster finish on ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Our three different formulations are available in the four grades listed in the plain soft media section above, and inclu Continue reading Dry Process Polishing Media for Cenrifugal Isotropic Finish Processing

Plastic abrasive media for fine finishing and smoothing in Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Processes

Plastic abrasive media for fine finishing and smoothing in Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Processes

Plastic Media Dave Davidson | dryfinish@gmail.com |http://dryfinish.wordpress.com Plastic Smoothing and Abrasive Finishing Media Plastic tumbling media is great for all finishing applications. … Continue reading Plastic abrasive media for fine finishing and smoothing in Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Processes

Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Media – Ceramic Preformed Shapes and Random Shapes

Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Media – Ceramic Preformed Shapes and Random Shapes

Ceramic media is the most commonly used media in mass finishing processes. This heavy material comes with a wide variety of shape and angle options that can increase or decrease its cutting ability. Ceramic media is commonly used for machined or cast parts that have rough tool marks, or rough surfaces. Ceramic media can quickly and effectively remove burs and grinding marks leaving you with a smooth part ready for the assembly line. Continue reading Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Media – Ceramic Preformed Shapes and Random Shapes

HZ-12 Centrifugal Finishing Machine, A New Standard in High-Speed Compact Finishing Equipment. Ideal for fine finishing of small parts

HZ-12 Centrifugal Finishing Machine, A New Standard in High-Speed Compact Finishing Equipment. Ideal for fine finishing of small parts

Above:  HZ-12 Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Machine Reduce Labor.  Many hand operations can now be efficiently and economically processed. Consistent and repeatable … Continue reading HZ-12 Centrifugal Finishing Machine, A New Standard in High-Speed Compact Finishing Equipment. Ideal for fine finishing of small parts

Question from Reader:  Sorry for my probably stupid question, but what are the benefits of a polished crankshaft?

Question from Reader: Sorry for my probably stupid question, but what are the benefits of a polished crankshaft?

Feature Photo above: Isotropic Micro-Finishing Photography by Mark Riley, BV Products For additional information and reference resources: https://about.me/dave.davidson Huib Glerum … Continue reading Question from Reader: Sorry for my probably stupid question, but what are the benefits of a polished crankshaft?