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7 Critical Steps for Submitting Samples for Electropolishing

Jan 31, 2017 9:00:00 AM

When considering a metal finishing process to solve common metal surface problems, submitting a sample for processing can be a great opportunity to learn the types of results the selected method will yield as well as how it will affect your metal components themselves. If you’re working with prototypes, submitting a sample for processing should be your first step to ensure that the process will result in an optimal finish for the intended application. At Able, we run free samples for our signature electropolishing service at no charge. Electropolishing offers a variety of  benefits including improved corrosion resistance, deburring, ultracleaning, microfinish improvement, and more. Here are the basics you’ll need to provide when submitting a sample part for processing:

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12 Steps for Preparing Parts for Electropolishing

When sending in parts for electropolishing, it is crucial for the parts to be correctly prepared for the process. Since electropolishing is typically the last step in the manufacturing process, proper preparation of parts is crucial for optimal results.

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Why Choose Able Electropolishing Over Other Electropolishers

Oct 13, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Since its founding in 1954, Able Electropolishing has grown to be the largest electropolishing specialist in the world. Our services are employed by manufacturers who provide parts for a wide range of products – from medical device components to flight critical aerospace components. Below are several reasons to choose Able Electropolishing.

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Properly Packaging Parts Pre and Post Electropolishing

Often the final step in the manufacturing process, electropolishing offers manufacturers and metalworking shops an array of benefits including enhanced corrosion resistance, fatigue life and microfinish improvement, deburring and more. However, some of these benefits can be negated if parts are improperly packaged when sent for electropolishing or after undergoing electropolishing.

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Contamination and Particulate Buildup on Metal Parts

Aug 22, 2016 10:35:20 AM

Contamination and particulate buildup are major concerns for manufacturers of components used in nearly any industry. From part performance issues to biocompatibility issues, contamination on parts is a critical matter for manufacturers.

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