Vol. 17 May Issue
Year 2016




Ultrasonic Shot Peening: A Reliable Innovative Process Meeting Automotive Industry Requirements

Interview with Frederic CHATEAU and Juliette TRICOIRE, respectively Process Manager and International Development Engineer for the French innovative company SONATS, subsidiary of the Europe Technologies Group.

Growth Continues With Positive Changes

MFN had the pleasure to talk to Michael Langtry, Founder and President of Langtry Blast Technologies Inc.


Looking Ahead In A Down Market

Cover Page

High Quality, High Stability, High Environmental Awareness

Science Update

Surface Roughness Produced By Shot Peening On Aluminium Alloys

Author: PhD José Solis Romero, MSc. Rodolfo Velázquez Mancilla, MSc Miguel A. Paredes Rueda, Dr. Oscar A. Gómez Vargas, Dr. Víctor A. Castellanos Escamilla

Standards Forum

AS EN 9100 rev D

Author: Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Repeatability And Traceability

Author: Paolo Redaelli

Off the Beaten Track

A Strange Game of Solitaire

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

30th International Conference on Surface Modification Technologies, Milan (Italy), June 29th-July 1st, 2016

Author: Mario Guagliano


Planning Ahead: Crankshaft Production Doubled with Second Blast Machine

Improving the Surface Finish of Hydraulic Cylinder End Plates

Influence of Isothermal Annealing on Stress Relaxation of Shot-Peened SiCw/Al Composite

Additive Manufacturing

Author: Paolo Redaelli

The 10,000th Robot Will Paint Passenger Car Bodies In Spain