Vol. 12 March Issue
Year 2011




New Leadership Brings Changes

PRI and MFN have enjoyed a close relationship for many years. MFN is a partner in education in Nadcap and the magazine publishes "Nadcap - The Column" in every issue. Last August Joe Pinto started his new position as next PRI Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Joe Pinto had a series of leadership assignments in many countries throughout the Asia/Pacific region, Canada and the USA. MFN was very pleased to get a chance to interview him in person.

New Generation Of Abrasive Media Transfer

WISTA Ltd. – Manufacturer and supplier of shot blasting systems is introducing to the market an innovative system of abrasive collection with broader spectrum of applications.

Plastic Blast Media Fischer JETplast A Success Story Goes Into Second Generation

Fischer GmbH of Dillenburg, Germany, a worldwide renowned leading manufacturer of plastic blast media, has been in existence for over 30 years already. Established back in 1979 by Dipl.-Ing. Volker Fischer, the company enjoyed continuous growth and has in every respect (technical, logistic, personal and financial) a very sound structure. It enters its 4th decade with a completely new appearance. The reasons for this change are explained by Executive Director Mr. Andreas Fischer in the following interview for MFN.

Cover Page

Application of Airless Blasting Cleaning Machine

Author: Shouren Wang

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Simulating Shot Peening Leads To Better Results

Author: Mario Guagliano

Good Vibrations

Faster Finishing: High Speed Vibratory Mass Finishing Shorter Process Times/High Material Removal

Author: Paul Rawlinson

Off the Beaten Track

The Spruce Goose

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Transitioning to AS9100 Revision C

From Editor's Desk

Consulting Service for Shot Peening

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


Atomization On Demand Or How To Fine Tune Steel Particles

O&S Rescheduled For Mid-June 2012

A Highly Effective Waste Water Treatment Technology Offers Optimum Solutions For Many Applications

New Approaches for New Image

High-Tech Contour Evaluation Of ALMEN Test Plates