Mechanical Finishers says it has developed techniques for treating rust that save the part no matter the type of material or the corrosion issue. The company’s services include mild acidic washes, neutral and caustic baths, barrel tumbling, vibratory treatments, tumble blasting and spinner hanger blasting. The rust is removed without altering dimensional characteristics, maintaining part integrity. With most orders, the company says, de-rust, parts cleaning and/or passivation is completed within three business days.
Editor PickControl Micro Systems Reports Advances in Polymer Welding for Medical Devices
Specifically, the company says that longer-wavelength lasers can now effectively weld clear polymer parts.