Finishing

The finishing technology area has information on blast cleaning machines, cleaning and degreasing machines, deburring machines, drying systems, grinders, ovens, polishing and sanding machines, painting equipment, powder coating equipment, and vibratory finishing machines.

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Paulo Products company names plant manager

November 11, 2008

Paulo Products Co. has named Bob Innes as plant manager of its St. Louis facility. The facility offers production heat treating in batch and continuous-belt, as well as vacuum heat treating to NADCA...

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Hydraulic Roller Leveler

On the level: An introduction to part leveling

October 28, 2008

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Because of thermal distortion, a laser- or plasma-cut part may not perfectly flat. Here, parts leveling helps ensure parts maintain and exceed their flatness requirements.

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Sanding machine sands corners, tight areas, captures dust, contaminants

October 14, 2008

Dynabrade Inc.has introduced the Vacuum Dynafine detail sander, which can sand into corners and tight areas, as well as capture dust and contaminants. The air-powered finishing sander is suitable for...

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Worldwide Superabrasives adds regional sales manager

October 14, 2008

Dan Herzog has joined Worldwide Superabrasives, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., a supplier of grinding products, as the company's regional sales manager for the Midwest.He has nearly 40 years of experience in...

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MetoKote opens eighth facility in Mexico

October 14, 2008

MetoKote Corp., Lima, Ohio, has opened a new facility in San Luis Potos, SLP, Mexico. This is the eighth facility in Mexico for the company, which has a total of 38 facilities across North America,...

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Main Steel Polishing increases capabilities

October 14, 2008

Main Steel Polishing Co. Inc., has announced additions to its plant in Bartlett, Ill. The additions will increase the capacity of the company's coil polish line and its plate buff line.In August the...

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Cylindrical deburring, polishing systems accommodate various finishing wheels, brushes, buffs, and belts

October 1, 2008

Midwest Sandright, a division of Midwest Group One, offers Rand-Bright™ cylindrical deburring and polishing machines and systems. Applications include steering racks, automotive valves,...

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Multidirectional deburring, laser oxide removal machine suitable for any shape flat panel

October 1, 2008

Midwest Sandright, a division of Midwest Group One, has introduced the Sidewinder multidirectional deburring and laser oxide removal machine. The machine is suitable for flat panels of any shape that...

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Grinding disks designed for aluminum

September 16, 2008

Weiler Corp.'s AL-tra CUT™ disks, designed to grind aluminum, resist loading to help ensure constant contact with the work surface. The disks also are designed to ensure high cut rates, long...

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Weiler Corp. announces staff appointments

September 16, 2008

Weiler Corp., Cresco, Pa., has promoted Chris Weiler to president and COO and added Jim McDaniel as vice president of sales and marketing.Weiler is responsible for sales, marketing, and operations....

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Acme Mfg. opens India office, names business development manager

August 12, 2008

Acme Mfg. Co., Auburn Hills, Mich., a designer and integrator of automated polishing, buffing, deburring, and grinding systems, has opened an office in Bangalore, India, and hired Guvvala Rajasekhara...

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Zirconia flap wheels have 1/4-in. shanks for simplified use

July 15, 2008

CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels offers a line of zirconia flap wheels with cotton-backed flaps for flexibility and 1/4-in. shanks for simplified use.The flap wheels are available in four diameters (1 in.,...

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Multipurpose hand-held sticks provide controlled deburring, finishing

July 15, 2008

Rex-Cut Products offers a line of round and square finishing sticks designed for controlled hand deburring and finishing for tool, mold, and die repairs.The finishing sticks are available in several...

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Finishing tool suitable for wet or dry operation on various materials

June 17, 2008

Dynabrade's new Superfinisher achieves repeatable finishes on a variety of materials. Suitable for wet or dry operation, the unit can be used on tungsten carbide, chilled iron, stainless steel, chrome...

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Unist names national sales manager

June 17, 2008

Unist Inc., Grand Rapids, Mich., has promoted Mark Cooper to national sales manager of all of the company's products. He oversees support of the existing independent representatives by traveling to...

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