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Metal finishing products, January 2017

New tech could make smoother AM parts

The Wallwork Group is developing a new technology to remove the rough and irregular finish that can occur on AM metal components.

Chemical surface treatment for AM parts

South West Metal Finishing (SWMF) has developed a new chemical immersion treatment to improve the surface of AM parts for aerospace.

Machine tool specialist Mazak has introduced a 3D printer that provides both additive and subtractive capabilities.

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