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Affordable surface finishing solutions guaranteed to save you time and money

Just by moving from manual finishing to vibratory finishing you will be able to cut costs and reduce delays by decreasing processing times. Vibratory finishing not only produces a consistent finish (eliminating the need to waste time on reworks) but also saves you money by avoiding high part reject rates. To help you find the… Read more »

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Discover how an ActOn Finishing free trial improves your process development

We’ve taken a closer look at the process of a free trial with ActOn Finishing, to discover how it can improve your process development, reduce costs and improve finishing quality. Establishing a repeatable solution  Each trial and technical consultation at ActOn Finishing is customised to customer requirements. To begin, we’ll ask you to complete a… Read more »

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How can high energy finishing effectively remove casting and forging defects?

Forgings and castings can be manually finished but this can be a time consuming process and often difficult to deliver consistent results. A more efficient solution is mass finishing, which offers consistent results for high-spec metal components, including medical, aerospace and automotive castings and forgings, to achieve a smooth surface and a polished finish. At… Read more »

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Choosing a surface finishing machine: CHE Finishing or Vibratory Finishing?

From medical implants to jewellery, the choice of what surface finishing machine to use will have an impact on both the process and the outcome. As the UK’s leading experts in designing and developing machinery and consumables for mass finishing applications, at ActOn Finishing we understand it can be confusing trying to understand the difference… Read more »

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ActOn Vibratory Finishing System Enables Rolls Royce Bristol to Process 3 Times More Volume in a Shorter Time

During the shelling process, there is a buildup of ceramic slurry on the various equipment used such as matting, rubber caps, handles, plates and cruciforms. ActOn Finishing were contacted by Rolls Royce Bristol to look at improving the cleaning process to ensure a faster process time and more consistent results. Finishing Solution Developed for Rolls… Read more »

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How to achieve a mirror polish finish using dry media

For example, a mirror polish finish can help increase the value of a piece of jewellery, contribute to an automotive supplier’s reputation or give a sense of luxury for a hospitality business. However achieving a high luster finish is a specialist process and needs specific polishing consumables and finishing machinery. We’ve taken a closer look… Read more »

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ActOn Finishing launches the SPU-1, the most compact wet and dry finishing system available

SPU-1 is a vibratory finishing system, designed and manufactured in Britain, perfect for deburring, descaling, degreasing, cleaning, smoothing, radiusing, polishing and drying. This is both an excellent and economical finishing option, as it will allow customers to carry out wet and dry finishing applications in one unit.   Moreover, the SPU-1 has been built to produce… Read more »

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ActOn Finishing Grant Access Enables a Five-Figure Makeover Towards Modernising the Test Laboratory

About the Investment to Modernise the Test Laboratory We were referred by Coventry City Council, to the Coventry & Warwickshire Business Support Programme, and we applied for a grant of £7,500 towards modernising the test laboratory which is used to demonstrate products to new and existing clients. The Growth Hub also helped ActOn Finishing apply… Read more »

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