Mechanical Polishing is the mechanical smoothing and removal of contaminates. It involves grinding, polishing and buffing of the surface. This process is used to smooth out welds, prepare metal surfaces for electropolishing or provide a surface with a specified roughness. Allegheny Surface Technology employs experienced and highly skilled craftsmen who also have the necessary training to go On-Site.
Allegheny Surface Technology can also provide you with compound free mechanical polishing, a requirement in several pharmaceutical applications.
The techniques available are:
• Abrasive belt polishing
• Abrasive wheel polishing including nylon, flap and combination wheels
• Automated and hand polishing equipment
• Custom machinery for OD and ID polishing of tubular work pieces.