Vol. 9 September Issue
Year 2008




One Versatile Company with More than Fifty Years of Experience Demonstrates Sophisticated Shot Peening Expertise

The American company, Clemco Industries Corp., based in Washington, MO USA, has been designing and building standard and specialized blast and shot peening equipment for industry for more than five decades. Today Clemco equipment can incorporate time-saving, labor-saving, money-saving, ergonomic, and operator safety features to help customers operate as safely, productively, and efficiently as possible. ZERO blast cabinets are in use throughout the world. Interview with Herb Tobben, Sample Processing Manager, Technical Services Department, Clemco Industries Corp.

Without Experience No Innovation

MFN had the chance to talk to Stephan Klein, the General Manager of Franz Klein GmbH + Co. in Mülheim, Germany

Cover Page

Turning Up Innovation In The Economic Downturn

Author: Vanessa Riding

Science Update

Surface Integrity After Shot Peening Applied to a Precipitation-Hardened Aluminium Alloy

Author: Prof. Dr. Janez Grum

Effect of Double-quenching and Tempering Treatment on the Micro-structure and ERVIN Life of the High Carbon Cast Steel Shot

Author: Xinhua Zhao, Ruwei Liu , Hongju Gao, Laibin Zhang, Ruiguo Wang

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Designing Shot Peening For Automotive Applications

Author: Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

Mass Finishing Applications

Author: Paul Rawlinson

MFN Trainer Column

A Case For The Art Of Manual Peening

Author: Shlomo Ramati

Off the Beaten Track

The Silk Road

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Nadcap Meeting Review

From Editor's Desk

Innovation Creates Success

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


LS Industries Rubber Belt Tumble Blaster Line Now Includes The 24 Cubic Foot 24RTB Model For Processing Metal Parts

Sonaca NMF Canada Of Mirabel - Financial Results And Commercial Activities In Growth

Component Cleaning Creates Value Rising Demand for Parts Cleanliness

Author: Doris Schulz