Parts Cleaning

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How To Reduce Steps Required In Nonferrous Surface Finishing

The finishing of parts made from various copper and aluminum alloys traditionally require many distinct and separate process steps, and Hubbard-Hall’s Mike Valenti explains how both come with their own unique needs .

A Conversation With Darren Williams, Ph.D

Dr. Williams, a professor of physical chemistry at Sam Houston State University, will host the Product Quality Cleaning Workshop May 13-14, and chair the Products Finishing’s Parts Cleaning Conference at IMTS on Sept. 16.

Experts

Top Reasons to Switch to a Better Cleaning Fluid

Venesia Hurtubise from MicroCare says switching to the new modern cleaning fluids will have a positive impact on your cleaning process.

Experts

Choosing the Right Vapor Degreasing Method

Venesia Hurtubise with MicroCare says experience and expertise are helpful in optimizing and developing cleaning cycles that will best suit a specific job.

Featured Video

Supercar Gets Super Ecoat System

Honda builds unique ecoat system for Acura NSX at $70 million Performance Manufacturing Center.

INNOVATIONS

PowerTech Water's ElectraMet Removes Heavy Metals

The electrochemical process uses carbon electrode technology to actively attract, immobilize and filter metals with 99% selectivity.

Solecta Optimizes Recovery of Paint Solids

Solecta's PV400 membrane enables manufacturers to address quality issues and overcome capacity constraints.