Vol. 19 May Issue
Year 2018




Finding A Better Way In Every Aspect

As a supplier of complete surface treatment systems Rösler Oberflächentechnik GmbH is global market leader in the field of mass finishing and shot blast equipment, paint and preservation lines as well as consumables and process technologies for the optimum surface treatment (deburring, descaling, de-sanding, polishing, surface grinding, corrosion protection) of work pieces made from metal and other materials. MFN had the opportunity to sit down with Mr. Rüdiger Böhm, global R & D manager mass finishing at Rösler, and to talk with him about his company and how he sees the future development of industrial surface finishing and surface preparation.

Perfect Surfaces Worldwide

As a technology leader in mass finishing machines, OTEC develops and produces innovative machine designs for perfect surface processing. The grinding and polishing systems, which are exclusively "Made in Germany", offer an ideal solution in terms of precision and cost efficiency. For almost 20 years, the company's motto "Perfect surfaces worldwide" has shaped all our inventions and patents, as well as the actions of our entire team. Managing Director Soran Jota answers some questions about the company’s development in recent years.

Cover Page

Committed To Protect The Environment

Science Update

Dry Laser Peening: A New Laser Peening Technique without a Sacrificial Overlay under Atmospheric Conditions using Femtosecond Laser Pulses

Author: Tomokazu Sano

Standards Forum

Mandatory Application of SAE J2597 Computer Generated Shot Peening Saturation Curves

Author: Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Robotic Grinding Synergy With MMF

Author: Paolo Redaelli

Off the Beaten Track

Williwaws and Jackets

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

Positive Working Attitude

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


Insights into Distinct Cleaning & Peening Media

Aerospace - Enhanced Process Control With Wet Blasting

Purpose-Designed Water Based Cleaning Systems

The New Generation Of Photo-Optical Analysis