VOL. 22 March ISSUE YEAR 2021


Being the World Leader in metallic media, including W Abrasives’ Steel shot and grit, cut wire and stainless abrasives, Winoa is proud to offer to its customers value-added products, services and solutions for their peening, cleaning and surface preparation applications. Far beyond playing the simple role of a commodity supplier, Winoa is always willing to team up with its customers in order to progress toward excellence. In order to meet the stringent requirements of the peening industry, W Abrasives has innovated in new media, tools and services. MFN had the opportunity to meet with YAMADA Yoshikazu and ANDO Masafumi, Product and Test Center manager at IKK Shot Co. – Winoa’s Asian division, to discuss the challenges of tomorrow in surface preparation and peening.

MFN interviewed one of the organizers, Mr. Zhang Zhi, the general manager of Wise Exhibition (Guangdong) Co., Ltd.

Cover Page

Author : Jörg Behler, Yoshinobu Teramoto, Professor Eckehard Müller

Science Update

Author : Hongfei Liu, Ivan Chee Kiang Tan, Yuefan Wei

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Author : Mario Guagliano

Standards Forum

Author : Christian Tyroll

Good Vibrations

Author : Eugen Holzknecht

Off the Beaten Track

Author : Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

Author : Andrzej Wojtas