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Autumn colour collection
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 00:00

Axalta has presented its 2017 Colour_gen collection to European car manufacturers

Magnetic filter removes 90% of swarf
Thursday, 30 November 2017 00:00

Sheffield based tool manufacturers remove 90% of swarf from honing oil with magnetic filter from Eclipse Magnetics

Powder progress
Friday, 24 November 2017 00:00

Guyson International has launched a new powder recovery system

Anodising action
Friday, 17 November 2017 00:00

The REACH regulation of the European Chemicals Agency effectively bans the use of Hexavalent Chromium for surface treatment from September 2017. Airbus have promoted using the Tartaric Anodising process instead. The latest of the process instructions in regard to this was published in October 2016.

The benefits of indentation micro hardness testing
Friday, 10 November 2017 00:00

Micro hardness testing is a necessary part of automotive parts and components manufacture and experts Fischer Instrumentation (GB) Ltd discuss why instrumented indentation is a superior method over conventional hardness testing in an automotive parts manufacturing environment.

SF China to be biggest ever event
Monday, 06 November 2017 00:00

SFCHINA2017 will open its gates on November 15-17, 2017 in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), P.R. China.  The event will see over 310 companies from 21 countries/regions exhibiting their state-of-the-art technology and products to visitors from all over the world in three exhibit zones in three days.  

Innovation and Technology Showcase at Rősler UK, Knowsley Centre of Excellence on 19th and 20th September 2017
Friday, 04 August 2017 13:41

Rősler UK welcomes you to an informal day where you can view surface finishing and preparation equipment, meet technical experts and discover how mass finishing and shot blasting technology is being used to improve manufacturing efficiency.


Perfectly formed
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 00:00

BYK-Gardner is introducing a new member of the well-proven micro-gloss family, which has an ultra-small port for measuring gloss at small surface areas. 

Cleaning up
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 00:00

parts2clean will showcase all that’s best in the finishing industry

Testing times
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 00:00

Any employer who uses a local exhaust ventilation (dust/fume extraction system)  to control dust or fumes, must ensure that the system is effective and is in good working order.

New advice service launched
Friday, 03 November 2017 10:12

A new technical advice service is being offered to assist businesses considering investment in new surface treatment equipment or indeed upgrading or resolving engineering problems with existing facilities.



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