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

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

Tighter Requirements Call for Optimized Deburring Processes

Burrs and chips are unavoidable in virtually all high production manufacturing processes. Today, the removal of these remnants from the production process is an absolute must for high quality, precision parts. ...MORE

Tanis Inc. Shell Mill Adapter for Wheel Brushes

Tanis Inc.’s adapter secures wheel brushes to CNC machines. ...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