April 2020 ISSUE

Products Finishing April 2020
April 2020 | Digital Edition
COVER STORY

Evolution of Performance Camshaft Grinding, Finishing

Comp Cams has made numerous improvements to its CNC camshaft grinding process. The company has also implemented what it calls its “Micro Surface Enhancement” finishing technology, which works in tandem with its enhanced grinding process to further improve camshaft longevity and durability.

FEATURES

Electroplating

2020 Top Shops Benchmarking Survey Results for Electroplating & Anodizing

North American Market Shows Mixed Results for the 2019 Reporting Year


Anodizing

2020 Top Shops for Electroplating and Anodizing

Data from the Benchmarking Survey is used to name 50 Top Shops, which are listed along with their top official.


Powder Coating

A.M. Metal Finishing Focuses on Quality, Service

A chemist and quality manager are involved every step of the way, checking the parts through the process.
Electroplating

ChromeTech Keeps Employees Learning

Cross-training staff gives job shop more flexibility to accommodate customers and run the business more smoothly.
Mechanical Finishing

Evolution of Performance Camshaft Grinding, Finishing

Comp Cams has made numerous improvements to its CNC camshaft grinding process. The company has also implemented what it calls its “Micro Surface Enhancement” finishing technology, which works in tandem with its enhanced grinding process to further improve camshaft longevity and durability.


Electroplating

First-Class Quality: Cadillac Plating Makes Top 5 Shop in 2020 North American Finishing Operations

One of Detroit’s Largest Electroplaters Just Keeps Getting Bigger, Better, Faster


Electroplating

It’s All Greek at Lustrous Metal Coatings

Top Shop is dedicated to perfection.
Liquid Coating

Liquid Coating System Leads to Fast Growth for Florida Industrial Finishing Company

Advanced conveyor system and hybrid liquid/powder line fits into small footprint to deliver big impact


Electroplating

Valence Surface Technologies-Lynwood Plant Ranks First in 2020 Electroplating Operations

Los Angeles-area facility gets top marks in this year’s Products Finishing North American benchmarking survey.