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Metal Finishing

The Importance of Shot Peening

Independently invented in both Germany and the US during the early 20th century, the shot peening process helps reduce the likelihood of premature equipment, component, and part failure. This is achieved by making improvements to the fatigue resistance properties of the materials used to manufacture these products. Shot peening extends a product’s life considerably, saving…

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Metal Finishing Services at Delong Equipment

Metal finishing services are essential for a variety of industrial purposes. Finishing processes may be used to improve an array of material properties, including durability or improved resistances. Enhancing such properties may significantly increase the operating lifecycle of metal parts. Unfinished metal components, especially in industrial environments, are prone to damage from air pollutants, chemical exposure, and unavoidable…

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Wheel Blasting Equipment

Wheel Blast Equipment For Preparing Surfaces As with shot blasting products, DeLong Equipment offers a wide array of wheel blast equipment. Wheel blasting is a method of cleaning and preparing surfaces for painting. It is commonly used across a number of industries, most notably the automotive, aerospace, defense, and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) industries, among…

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Surface Preparation and Metal Finishing 101

There are multiple applications that require metal components, and often these parts need to be cleaned or prepared before being coated or painted or shipped out. One of the primary methods used to ensure that metal objects are properly prepared for implementation is by putting the components through a metal finishing process. What is Metal…

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