Fundamentals of Waste Water Treatment for Metal Finishing and Other Industrial Applications

Fundamentals of Waste Water Treatment for Metal Finishing and Other Industrial Applications

 The technical descriptions below were supplied by Chuck Case, President of Waste Water Engineers, Inc.  Chuck is a very experienced system designer and Wastewater Engineers Inc. systems can be found at hundreds of installations throughout the United States. Continue reading Fundamentals of Waste Water Treatment for Metal Finishing and Other Industrial Applications

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“Compiled Problems Caused by Burrs and Sharp Edges.” [Aerospace Industry] by LaRoux Gillespie, CMfgE, PE

“Compiled Problems Caused by Burrs and Sharp Edges.” [Aerospace Industry] by LaRoux Gillespie, CMfgE, PE

This material edited and annotated by SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers) member and past-president  LaRoux Gillespie, CMfgE, PE  (  laroux1@earthlink.net ) will be of interest to anyone interested in the importance of deburring and surface conditioning to critical component functionality.  Much of the discussion here centers around the risk involved in failing to adequately address edge finish and surface conditioning issues in aeronautical and aerospace manufacturing.  Continue reading “Compiled Problems Caused by Burrs and Sharp Edges.” [Aerospace Industry] by LaRoux Gillespie, CMfgE, PE

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

Porcelain Media for High Quality Burnished Surfaces in Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Processes

Porcelain Media for High Quality Burnished Surfaces in Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Processes

Porcelain polishing media is typically used to brighten and polish metal parts subsequent to abrasive smoothing operations. This media is nonabrasive in nature and performs work by compression rather than abrasion. Continue reading Porcelain Media for High Quality Burnished Surfaces in Centrifugal Isotropic Finishing Processes

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