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

Comco micro-abrasive blasters

Microblasting Equipment Deburrs Medical Parts

Comco offers a line of micro-abrasive blasters designed to effectively process small workpieces. ...MORE

Brush Research Nampower abrasive disc brushes

Small-Diameter Disc Brushes Access Hard-to-Reach Areas

Brush Research’s Nampower high-performance abrasive nylon disc brush line now includes a selection of small-diameter tools. ...MORE

Stainless Steel Miniature Brush Kit

BRM’s line of precision crosshole deburring brushes feature all stainless steel construction for superior brush performance. ...MORE

Miniature Brush Kit Features Stainless Steel Construction

BRM’s line of precision cross-hole deburring brushes feature all stainless steel construction. ...MORE

A Standard Approach to Classifying Burrs

Variations in the definition of a burr created problems for shops trying to provide deburring solutions and for customers trying to figure out what solutions to look for. ...MORE