Category Archives: Shot Peening

High-Volume / High-Quality Mechanical Metal Finishing In Today’s Manufacturing Landscape

Precision Finishing Inc. designed & constructed a bespoke, 40,000 sqft. finishing facility in Quakertown, PA. The facility was up and running in June 2017 with state-of-the-art equipment, processes, and capabilities from the previously constructed facility in 1955. The new building … Continue reading

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Replacing A Blast Machine With A Shot Peening System

Over the years, Precision Finishing Inc. has provided equipment and subcontract services for a premier heat treater in eastern Pennsylvania. Recently, the facility needed a replacement for an older, inefficient blast machine that was experiencing maintenance issues. The production supervisor, … Continue reading

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Shot Peening

When metal is machined or formed you actually change the molecular structure of the material. Altering the metal surface actually creates tensile stresses across the surface of the material which increases the chances of fatigue cracking. By applying a residual … Continue reading

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