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Metal finishing features, January 2011

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While there are few specific rules for benchmarking the performance of an ultrasonic system, there are some general considerations regarding the overall ne

Returning Metal Finishing columnist, Leslie Flott, shares his views on establishing--and supporting--a quality-minded manufacturing operation.

In the last installment of his three-part series on aerosol-dispensed cleaning, John Durkee, Metal Finishing’s “Cleaning Times” columnist, covers the two s

In the second installment of this series, Metal Finishing columnist John Durkee covers the wide variety of applications possible via this method, and how t

In this column, I describe what aerosol-dispensed cleaners are, and how they are used.

Using the proper application method, virtually any configuration can be uniformly coated, ensuring a consistent insulation barrier.

National Partnership for Environmental Priorities program encourages ‘proactive’ reduction of hazardous chemicals, waste.

How to properly set up a mid-size, RoHS-compliant EN line without breaking the bank.

Many finishers "preach" customer service, but at Easley, S.C.-based Palmetto Plating, client focus is Commandment #1.

The objectives of the right-sizing process are to match the capacity for a prospective finishing system to the product throughput required to meet the orga

Jeff Grodecki, Columbia Chemical's resident expert on zinc, tackles your questions.

The photometric method for the determination of Cr+3 is rapid, simple and precise, and can be applied successfully without a systematic error.

Nanotechnology-based coating reduces or eliminates primary factors that cause many coatings to fail.

Long-term viability hinges on business-friendly tax policy combined with the ability of manufacturers to revitalize, rebuild, and reinvent.

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