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Finishing Touch

The Art of Electroplating

Exhibits & Display

Appreciating the Value of Secondary Cleaning Processes
Bio-Based Cleaner Boosts D-Limonene Performance
Dry Cleaning System Delivers Energy Savings
Dry Wash Polishes and Cleans
Engineered Compound Purges Resins in 3D Printing
Filter Cartridge Provides Chemical and Temperature Resistance
Parts Washer Gets Redesign
Robotic Lance Blasting System Enables Precision Grit Blasting
Solvent Degreasing
Spray Gun Catalog Provides Detailed Technical Reference
Ultrasonic Cleaner Enables Easy Cleaning
Ultrasonic Cleaning Systems Receive CE Marking
Ultrasonic Cleaning Unit Designed for Large Parts
Unit Integrates Sink and Holding Tank for Improved Cleaning

Financial Finish

Finishing Business Index for September: 45.8

New Products

Binks’ DX70 Diaphragm Pumps Enable Constant Fluid Delivery
Birchwood’s Presto Black Ensures Corrosion Resistance
Caplugs’ AIR-SH Series Protects Aircraft Windows
Chemetall’s Britemor 921 Reduces Rinse Water Consumption
Chemetall’s Britemor 921 Reduces Rinse Water Consumption
David Weisman LLC’s Gas Catalytic System Raises Temperature
DeFelsko Corp.’s PosiTector Application Available for Android
Elcometer’s Ultrasonic Thickness Gauges Measure Material up to 20"
Gardner Co.’s AccuPRO Series Measures UV-A and Visible Light Readings
Greenkote’s Thermo-Chemical Surface Modification Process Lifts the Environmental Bar
LDPI Inc.’s 380 LED Fixture Meets UL Standards
PPG Aerospace Qualifies Basecoat-Clearcoat Exterior Topcoat Systems at Airbus
PPG’s Self-Service Tools Improve Customer Service Responsiveness
SATAjet Spray Gun Features Special “Easy Rider” Design
Schaffner’s Passive Harmonic Filters Increase Reliability
SensoTech’s LiquiSonic Analyzer Measures Sulfuric Acid and Oleum Strength
Spectronics Corp. LeakTracker Detects Industrial Leaks
Tiger Drylac’s RAL Colors Now in Smaller Packages
Walter’s .01 Micron Filter Removes Contaminants
WSI Industries’ Solvent Replacement Penetrates Coatings

News Briefs

Accessa Coatings Solutions Enters Chicago Market
Axalta Coating Systems Contracted for Restoration of Panama Canal
Chromaflo’s Video Explains the Effects of Solar Heat
Coventya Awarded Prestigious Supplier of the Year from WD
Lambent Technologies and Petroferm Form Vantage Specialties Inc.
Mackenzie Beyerle Appointed Powder Systems Specialist of Nordson Corp.
Nordson Appoints Julio Cruz to Account Specialist, Powder Systems Group; and Christian Mejia, Field Customer Service Representative, Powder Systems Group
Online Directory Connects Industrial Equipment Users and Providers
Osborn Selects Larry Outtrim as National Account Manager
Plating Columnist, Art Kushner, Retires
PPG Announces Certified Applicator Program Group Members for 2015
Raytek, Ircon and Datapaq Create Fluke Process Instruments
Schaffner Literature Details Passive Harmonic Filters
SRG Global Celebrates Expansion of Its Irapuato, Mexico Plant
Steve Playdon Joins MicroCare as European Division Expands
TOP SHOPS: Professional Plating


The Adhesion of Electrodeposits to Plastics
The Study of Copper Anodes in Acid and Cyanide Plating Baths


Axalta Coating Systems, Hendrick Motorsports Extend Relationship
First-Ever, All-Black Yacht Made Possible by Automotive Coatings
Graymills Corp. Named Manufacturer of the Year
Hubbard-Hall's Molly Kellogg leads 'Women Leaders in Manufacturing" Event
MetoKote Announces Changes And Appointments
New England Surface Finishing Regional Attracted Numerous Speakers

Never Finished

Does Money Trump Freedom? A Philosophy of Business and Life

End of the Line

A Conversation With…Melissa Klingenberg, CTC

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