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ActOn Shot Blasting Systems Designed for Rapid, Repeatable and Efficient Blasting Results

ActOn Shot Blasting Systems The ActOn offering includes a range of portable, economical, premium and automated shot blasting systems. These blast cabinets are designed for blasters who require rapid, repeatable and efficient blasting results, a process free of interruption and a shot blasting machine with a solid construction. More over all components are assembled, according… Read more »

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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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5 ways automated finishing systems optimise the surface finishing process

We’ve taken a look at five other ways automated systems can optimise your surface finishing process. 1. Reduce the need for manual handling and reliance on operators Whether you use vibratory finishing or centrifugal disc finishing, a big part of operations involved in the finishing process is carried out by your employees. To help ease… Read more »

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6 Reasons Why You Should Use Dry Electropolishing to Surface Finish Medical Implants and Instruments

DLyte Electropolishing vs Mechanical Surface Finishing In a mechanical surface finishing process, parts would go through different steps to be deburred, surface roughness to be improved and mirror polished. The process would also require different medias and compounds and in some instances, different machines in order to achieve the final result. Moreover, liquid electropolishing can… 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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How does our vibratory machinery work?

In comparison to tumblers, vibratory machinery is a lot quicker, quieter and at ActOn Finishing, our machines can also be customised to suit customer requirements. But how does vibratory machinery actually work? We take a closer look at the process behind four machines in our Vibrota Range. Vibratory Bowls Our Vibratory Bowls are simple to… 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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