Rösler Oberflächentechnik GmbH
Norton | Saint-Gobain
ATI Industrial Automation
The CGV-900 offers built-in compliance, allowing the unit to compensate for irregularities in part surfaces and maintain contact with a workpiece. The compliance force is adjustable, so users can fine-tune finishing processes in real time.


New Products

Intelligent Blast Media Flow Control

March 21, 2024
A patent-pending valve automatically adjusts turbine shot-blasting intensity independently from the turbine RPM and without manual adjustment, minimizing equipment malfunctions...
Dmitry Kalinovsky | Dreamstime
Plasma - or laser - cutting achieves clean cuts that require less grinding or deburring in subsequent finishing steps.

Automated Plasma Cutting Removes Sprues

April 4, 2023
A robotized work cell is more flexible and reliable than stamping for cleaning excess metal from large-dimension automotive diecastings.
Guyson Corp.
Guyson Corp. surface roughness gauge, based on a third party-certified “Master Specimen” of non-periodic Ra standard.
New Products

Define Ra Value for Blast Finishing

March 28, 2023
A specific surface-roughness gauge for determining an exact Ra value based on a non-periodic value. is produced using a one-pass blasting method and quantified as per ASTM D7127...
acp systems AG
The wear-free two-substance ring nozzle generates a pulsed jet. It contains a valve specially developed for this purpose and achieves pulse times as fast as 20 milliseconds.
New Products

New Tech for CO2 Jet Cleaning

Feb. 28, 2023
The pulsed, two-substance ring nozzle extends the range of applications, cutting carbon-dioxide and compressed-air consumption by up to 15%.
Leove | Dreamstime
Pouring hot metal into sand molds.
Issues and Ideas

Staying Safe from Dangerous Dust

Feb. 6, 2023
Moldmaking, melting, pouring, and grinding are among the potential sources of airborne contamination, so foundries must have a dust-control plan in place to protect workers from...



Foundry Quiz: What Do You Know About Sand?

March 12, 2024
This resource is so fundamental that it defies ordinary consideration – but there is a lot to know about this most basic material, and a lot that can be learned about how it’s...
NW Machine Tool Expo
NW Machine Tool Expo

Northwest Machine Tool Expo 2023

May 11, 2023 - May 12, 2023
Godfrey & Wing
Godfrey & Wing porosity sealing operation.

G&W Expands Capacity, Capabilities

Jan. 2, 2023
Six service centers in North America are ready to offer vacuum impregnation for castings and other parts, including new materials and product designs that may require porosity...
The EcoCvelox combines five-axis high-pressure deburring, various part cleaning technologies and drying processes with dynamic and quick part-handling technology. An integrated CAD/CAM interface makes programming for high-pressure deburring quick and easy.
New Products

Volume Deburring, Parts Cleaning

Oct. 31, 2022
One offers five-axis high-pressure deburring, part cleaning and drying processes, plus part handling. Another is a plug-and-play system for various high-precision cleaning tasks...
General Kinematics
A General Kinematics two-mass vibratory shakeout machine.

GK Expanding Manufacturing Space

Oct. 18, 2022
The developer and manufacturer of vibratory machinery is expanding its headquarters plant to address rising demand for larger, heavier, and more complex equipment and processing...
Oleg Doroshin | Dreamstime
Unfinished aluminum casting.
New Products

New Cutting/Grinding Wheels for Aluminum

Oct. 18, 2022
New, thin wheels offer aggressive, fast cutting that resists loading and minimizes heat on the workpiece, providing consistent, long-lasting wheel performance.