Barrel Finishing: Fundamental Fill Level Pointers

Correct fill level loading is one of the fundamental operaing parameters. Thge ideal fill level is apporoximately 50 per cent this permits for the longest possible slide zone. Most abrading or polshing o parts occurs within the top 10 -20% of the media load, and maximizing the length of the slide zone is key to shorter cycle times

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30 x 36 in. octagonal horizontal barrel for dry process finishing plastics and light metals

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