Zone: Deburring

OVERVIEW: Deburring is perhaps the most critical post-machining operation for ensuring the functionality of the machined part, as well as the safe handling of the part. Deburring has traditionally been a manual task, but various technologies exist for reliably automating deburring.

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Micro Deburring Gets Hot

“Micro deburring,” a name commonly used to describe the deburring of tiny small parts, is often considered more of an art than a science. Although this is true to some extent, deburring micro parts does not always have to require hand manicuring parts with a scalpel under 10× to 20× magnification. ...MORE

Electrochemical Machining for Medical, Aerospace and More

Workpieces with complex contours often feature sections that are not easy to machine because they are difficult to access....MORE

Kennametal Precision Surface Solutions’ Extrude Hone EVO

July 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Cleaning & Deburring

This month’s product slideshow highlights parts washers, finishing equipment and deburring tools. ...MORE

CNC Centrifugal Barrel Deburring Machine

United Surface Solutions combines the centrifugal barrel process with computer programming to manage finishes and burr removal depending on part requirements. ...MORE

Shell Mill Adapter

Adapter Enables Automated Deburring with Wheel Brushes

Tanis offers its Shell Mill Adapter for wheel brushes, designed to simplify wheel brush attachment to CNC machines and enable automated deburring. ...MORE

Turbo-Burr

Deburring/Chamfering Tool Offers Adjustable Cutter Depths

Heck Industries offers its Turbo-Burr handheld deburring/chamfering tool featuring a light construction. ...MORE

Classifying Burrs Makes Choosing Deburring Options Easier

When everyone has a different opinion about a definition of a problem, it is hard to provide solutions. ...MORE