Press Release Summary:
Providing all grinding and polishing consumables required to prepare 100 specimens, Sum-Met(TM) Bundles come in 5 versions to cover most materials and applications, including Fe and Ni, Al and Cu, Ti, electronic and polymer, and ceramic and refractory. Bundles feature combination of CarbiMet2(TM) or Apex(TM) grinding discs in 8, 10, or 12 in. diameter; polishing pads/cloths; MetaDi(TM) diamond suspensions or pastes; and MasterMet(TM) final polishing suspensions.
Original Press Release:
One Stop Shopping: Buehler's New Sum-Met Bundles Simplify Ordering Consumables for Materials Testing and Analysis Labs
Order Buehler Sum-Met(TM) Bundles with one part number and one price; bundle includes all grinding and polishing consumables required to prepare 100 specimens.
o Five separate bundles available cover most popular materials/applications.
o Use with proven procedures that follow Sum-Met(TM) preparation guide.
LAKE BLUFF, Ill., - To simplify ordering and purchasing, Buehler created its new Sum-Met(TM) Bundles, which contain all the grinding and polishing consumables required to prepare 100 specimens. Using one part number and one price, laboratory, medical, quality control, university and other material analysis and preparation facilities can order Sum-Met Bundles for the following applications:
o Fe & Ni (ferrous and nickel-based alloys such as Inconel®)
o Al & Cu (aluminum and copper based alloys)
o Ti (titanium alloys)
o Electronic & Polymer (especially components such as wiring boards)
o Ceramic & Refractory (non-metallic materials common in high-heat applications)
Typical Sum-Met Bundle contents include a combination of CarbiMet2(TM) or Apex(TM) grinding discs (in 8-, 10- or 12-inch diameter), polishing pads/cloths, MetaDi(TM) diamond suspensions or pastes and MasterMet(TM) final polishing suspensions. To support repeatability and consistency, Sum-Met Bundles enable users to follow the step-by-step best practices established in Buehler's Sum-Met Guide to Materials Preparation. The Guide is available as a free gift when joining Buehler's e-Club.
Buehler is the world's premier manufacturer of scientific equipment and supplies for material preparation and analysis. Buehler's products are used throughout the world in manufacturing facilities, quality laboratories and universities to enable material characterization, ensure quality and perform materials research. For more information, visit www.buehler.com or contact Buehler at 41 Waukegan Road, Lake Bluff, IL 60044 or (ph) 847-295-6500. Buehler is a wholly owned subsidiary of Illinois Tool Works (NYSE: ITW).