Cyrogenic deflashing removes mold flash from plastic and rubber parts for improved appearance and performance. There are three different versions of this surface finishing process. The first, known simply as cyrogenic deflashing, freezes parts and blasts them with plastic media. The second, cyrogenic tumble deflashing, combines the advantages of cryogenic deflashing with dry ice deflashing, […]
Cryogenic deflashing for molded rubber parts removes mold flash from hard-to-reach areas such as cross-holes, blind holes, and other difficult geometries. During the rubber molding process, flash or flashing can occur anywhere that metal meets metal – especially as mold tooling wears. Rubber molders can remove these surface defects through hand or manual deflashing, but […]
Cryogenic deburring and cryogenic deflashing are versatile processes that improve the surface quality of plastic or rubber parts that have been machined or molded. This article explains how Nitrofreeze optimizes these cryogenic processes.
The medical device industry sets high standards and tight tolerances on all manufactured products. One specification, and maybe the most important, is surface finish.
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 : Silicone Description : Gray Rectangular Block Area for Concern : OD and ID Flash Results : The rectangular silicone blocks were excellent candidates […]