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2013 PM Technology Review Article

2012/2013 Developments: PM part suppliers are not immune from the increasingly tight tolerances being demanded by customers.Â-  In the case of precision ground PM parts, such as variable valve timing (VVT) components and gerotors, deburring/edge break specifications are also tightening.  Because these parts are often ground to tolerances of a few microns, the added challenge is...

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Abrasive Brushes feature diamond filament for honing, finishing.
Cleaning Products & Equipment

Abrasive Brushes feature diamond filament for honing, finishing.

Available in all Abtex brush configurations, application-specific diamond filament brushes feature diamond abrasive grains impregnated into nylon fiber. Hard andÂ- aggressive abrasive filaments, combined with construction method, help extend brush life. Abrasive filament brushing tools are mounted on molded, composite cores and backing materials. Uses include honing carbide cutting tools and...

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Deburring System utilizes 2 planetary heads.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Deburring System utilizes 2 planetary heads.

At one end of Tri-Ten U-Series system, parts are placed on magnetic conveyor that carries them through first offset planetary deburring head where three 10 in.Â- fiber abrasive disc brushes deburr upward facing surface. Parts then pass through second planetary head before being captured by turn-over conveyor that flips parts. After both sides are deburred, they are demagnetized, and pass...

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Profile End Preparation System has compact, portable design.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Profile End Preparation System has compact, portable design.

Measuring 24 x 24 x 48 in., PEP system produces consistently uniform results. It completely removes burrs from aluminum extrusion profiles, regardless of work piece geometry, and lateral surface finish is not affected. Operator clamps sample part in place and manually feeds part across face of 8 in. abrasive filament brush. When part carrier makes contact with limit switch, included 2 hp, 1,750...

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Deburring System features machine-compatible design.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Deburring System features machine-compatible design.

Customized for application-specific abrasive filament brushes, Tri-Ten Series accepts precision ground parts, in carriers, directly from grinding, lapping, or honing machine. As magnetized belt grips parts in carrier, they are presented to planetary head, where three 10 in. abrasive filament brushes deburr upward facing surface. Edge break, surface finish, and material removal are accurately...

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Abtex Special Application Brushes
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Abtex Special Application Brushes

Abtex Brushes All Shapes, Sizes, Materials With the addition of ceramic filament brushes, Abtex Corporation can now offer a wider selection of filament materials, as well as an unlimited number of shapes and sizes for every conceivable application. Although silicon carbide is spec'd most often, Abtex can also fabricate brushes using aluminum oxide, ceramic or diamond filaments. Unless specified...

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Abrasive Filament Radial Wheels
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Abrasive Filament Radial Wheels

For machine based or off-hand deburring processes, Abtex Composite Hub radial wheels offer a safe, durable alternative to wire wheels or non-woven abrasives. Their patented construction and flexibility provide a long lasting wheel with less filament breakage. Typical surface finishing and deburring applications: Carbide Cutting Tools Turbine Blades Steel Gears Machined Parts Powdered Metal Edge...

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Deburring System features return-to-operator configuration.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Deburring System features return-to-operator configuration.

Suited for applications requiring small footprint and portability, Tri-Ten series planetary head deburring system is designed to deburr both sides of part in single pass. Magnetic conveyor passes parts loaded at one end of system through offset planetary deburring head, where three fiber abrasive brushes deburr upward facing surface, after which part is carried to flipping mechanism and...

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Abtex Introduces Long Trim Fiber Abrasive Brush
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Abtex Introduces Long Trim Fiber Abrasive Brush

Abtex Corporation has introduced a new fiber abrasive brush that can deburr surfaces on multiple levels. The companys unique manufacturing process allows for the specification of long trim brushes with infinitely variable filament density and trim trim length. The pictured brush is used to deburr the surface of a green powder metal part. The part has three half-inch protrusions requiring that the...

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