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Pre-tumbled media is guaranteed to improve your surface finishing process

Whether you’re new to the mass finishing process or tweaking existing characteristics like workpieces or process timeframes, understanding how pre-tumbled media can improve your finishing process is key in achieving the surface finish you need for your parts. What is pre-tumbled media? Simply put, pre-tumbled media is the means to achieving the desired surface finishing. … Read more »

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ActOn Finishing Announces Partnership with Finishtech in France

In pursuit of its vision to be recognized in international markets as a leading manufacturer and complete surface finishing solutions provider, ActOn Finishing has partnered with Finishtech to provide ActOn’s expertise within the European Market. Our partner Finishtech has successfully represented ActOn in the French market for the past three years leading to successful installations… Read more »

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ActOn Finishing Launches Wheel Blasting Range in UK in Partnership with Cogeim Europe

These machines are designed by Cogeim Europe, to guarantee reliable operation and a long service life. The wheel blasting technology will offer the possibility to achieve a wide range of finishing applications, including descaling, removal of corrosion or rust, paint stripping, de-flashing, achieving a smooth finish, shot peening, polishing and surface preparation prior to coating.… Read more »

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How waste water treatment solutions in the manufacturing industry can encourage sustainable development

Large volumes of waste are produced as a result of intensive manufacturing activities, including from metal finishing processes. The waste water generated causes major environmental issues when it is disposed of. As a result, new waste water treatment solutions are emerging and being manufactured to help encourage sustainable development across the industries and use waste… Read more »

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The Mass Finishing Process – your top 8 questions answered

We’ve taken the 8 most asked questions relating to Mass Finishing, to tell you exactly what you need to know, including how to incorporate Mass Finishing into your operations and how to use Mass Finishing to obtain optimum results. 1. What is Mass Finishing? Mass Finishing is a process that automates the mechanical and chemical… Read more »

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3 simple ways to avoid replacing your vibratory tumbler bowl work chamber

ActOn mass finishing machines are known for being high-quality, British built machines with a long working life. However, to ensure you get the most out of your machine, consider the following to give your machine the best chance of a long and healthy life: 1. Conduct regular inspections It’s important to regularly inspect the work… Read more »

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How to achieve optimal results when surface finishing polymer 3D printed parts

In order to improve the appearance, surface roughness and mechanical properties of polymer 3D printed parts, post surface processing remains an important factor. To help you achieve this, our range of technologies are available as standalone machines or can be integrated as fully automatic systems. Wondering what is involved in processing 3D printed polymers? We’ve… Read more »

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How to find the right consumable for your mass finishing process

With such a wide range of media types and compounds, it can feel overwhelming when trying to choose the right consumable for your mass finishing process. Using the correct machinery, media and compounds is key to achieving the optimum surface finish. Combined correctly, the media and compound allow you to achieve consistent and repeatable surface… Read more »

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