Vol. 13 July Issue
Year 2012




Focus On Shot Peening

MFN was able to get an interview with Mr. Calvin Chen, Sales Director of Shanghai Carthing Machinery Co., Ltd. This Chinese manufacturer of shot peening and sand blast cleaning machines is located in Shanghai.

Concept to Commissioning Solutions in Surface Preparation

Interview with Mr. Tribhuwan Raj Bhandari, Managing Director, Synco Industries Ltd. The company is successfully meeting the abrasive blasting & peening requirements of the clients. Having mastered the science and art of abrasive blasting and peening, they are offering a premium quality range of equipment that is used for various surface cleaning / preparation purposes.

A major player in the Chinese market for Abrasives and Shot Blasting Equipment

Shandong Kaitai Shot-Blasting Machinery Co., Ltd. is the biggest enterprise of foundry machinery and foundry products in China that integrates with technical research, development, production, installation, debugging services and sales. MFN had a chance to talk to Ruwei Liu, Technical Director of the company.

Cover Page

Getting Ceramic Shot Benefits from Wheel-Turbine Equipment

Author: François-Xavier Abadie, Product Manager – Surface Treatment

Science Update

Blast Cleaning Regarding Restricted Accessibility

Author: Prof. Dr. H. C. Dr.-Ing. Eckart Uhlmann, Robert Hollan

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Shot Peening, a pre-heat-treatment process

Author: Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

A Mass Vibratory Finisher Made Of Glass

Author: Mathieu Geuting

MFN Trainer Column

Use Of X-ray Diffraction For The Evaluation Of Stresses And Hardness In Shot Peening

Author: Markus Laakkonen

Off the Beaten Track

The Lure of Flying, the Lure of Beauty

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Creating a Culture of Quality

From Editor's Desk

MFN extends its yearlong Cooperation with SF EXPO to become the Official Agent for the new special Zone on Mechanical Finishing for the SF EXPO 2013

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


Absolute Precision In Seconds

10,000 Processed Vanes!

Pre-Plating Vibro-Finishing, Environmently Friendly Processes At Competitive Costs

Author: Paolo Redaelli

A continuous shot blast machine that fully meets the customer’s capacity and space requirements. De-Scaling Of Steel Billets At A Constant Travel Speed Of 90 Meters Per Minute

Author: Doris Schulz

PaintExpo further expands on its position as leading international trade fair for industrial coating technology. Record Number of Exhibitors and Visitors at the 4th PaintExpo

Author: Doris Schulz