Vol. 22 July Issue
Year 2021




Continue To Make Innovation And Progress

MFN had the opportunity to talk to Mr. Wang Qi, the general manager of Jiangsu Daqi Metal Surface Preparation Co., Ltd..

Fast And Simple Set-up X-ray Residual Stress Measurement Based On Cos-alpha Method

Introducing the truly portable rapid non-destructive X-ray-based residual stress analyzer from the technology development company PULSTEC, in accordance with its philosophy to “Create New Value”. Using the innovative cos-alpha method for stress analysis, PULSTEC Industrial Co., Ltd. Japan has developed a fast, reliable and highly portable X-ray diffractometer. MFN interviewed Sales Director Yoshiyuki Aono and the Global Sales Manager Yoshinobu Teramoto of PULSTEC Industrial Co., Ltd. Japan.

A Way Of Tackling The Challenges And Opportunities Of The COVID-19 Crisis

MFN had the pleasure to talk to Mojca Andolšek, managing director of FerroECOBlast® Europe.

Cover Page

Optimized Finishing Process at Gardena Increases Productivity and Lowers Costs

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Shot Peening Allied Treatments - A Future In The Automotive Industry?

Author: Mario Guagliano

Standards Forum

AMS2430 & AMS2432 Intensity Verification Method for Production Parts

Author: Charlie Clouet

Good Vibrations

"Artificial Intelligence" Helps Improve The Stability And Cost-Efficiency Of Mass Finishing Processes

Author: Eugen Holzknecht

Off the Beaten Track

The Patent Wars

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

SF EXPO And MFN Are Long-term Partners


Parallels in Shot Peening & Grit Blasting equipment

Author: Mike Langtry

Stress Corrosion Cracking and Residual Stress

Hot-Air-Drying Tunnels And Washing Systems

Major Order From MEILLER

Paint Shop Of Superlatives For Capacity And Digitalization

The Connection For Improved Productivity And Competitiveness