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Case Study: Cryogenic Deburring Delrin Gears

Nitrofreeze® cryogenic deburring provides OEM manufacturers and machine shops with a fast, efficient, and reliable way to remove burrs from machined Delrin gears. Cryogenic deburring uses tumbling, freezing, and blasting with a cryogenic-grade polycarbonate media to remove outer diameter (OD) and inner diameter (ID) burrs in a safe, clean process that’s a cost-effective alternative to […]

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Five Reasons for Flash on Plastic and Rubber Parts

What Is Residual Mold Flash? Flash is excess plastic or rubber material that forms on the surface of molded parts. Flash, or flashing, affects the part’s surface finish and may also interfere with sealing. Flash is usually a cosmetic defect, but molders want to avoid the appearance of thin, unwanted lines that can suggest poor […]

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Case Study: Cryogenic Deflashing Peek Aerospace Components

Nitrofreeze® Cryogenic Deflashing provides OEM manufacturers, job shops, and molding houses with reliable and efficient way for them to deflash Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) molded parts. Cryogenic deflashing utilizes polycarbonate blast media and part tumbling in a cryogenic atmosphere to remove residual flash material. Below is a deflashing study of a molded PEEK part:   Material : […]

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Nitrofreeze® Proof of Concept Case Study- Deflashing Silicone Housings

The Nitrofreeze Deflashing process provides molders and OEM manufacturers with a reliable, efficient method to deflash their molded silicone parts. Cryogenic deflashing utilizes polycarbonate blast media and part tumbling in a cryogenic atmosphere to remove residual flash material. Below is a study of a serviced part:   Material : Silicone   Description : Orange Housing    Area […]

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Nitrofreeze® Proof of Concept Case Study- Deburring Delrin Bobbin

Nitrofreeze® Deflashing and Deburring process adds value while reducing costs to customers by eliminating the need for hand trimming. Highlighted below is an actual customer part that has successfully undergone the Nitrofreeze® process. Material : Delrin Description : White Bobbin Area for Concern : Machine Cavity Results :  These bobbins were run in our deburring system and were tumbled […]

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