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buffing

[′bəf·iŋ]
(engineering)
The smoothing and brightening of a surface by an abrasive compound pressed against it by a soft wheel or belt.
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The firm is the premier aluminum anodising and metal polishing company trusted by many businesses in the U.
Depaola, who has operated his metal polishing business since late 1994, said he is certain that the blaze was caused by a spark from an electrical wire left dangling from the ceiling.
AAA Metal Refinishing operated as a metal polishing and plating facility from early 1992 to 1996.
13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Stuart Dean, a renowned provider of architectural restoration services throughout the United States, will present its full line of interior and exterior restaurant solutions at the March 4-6, 2012 Restaurant Facility Management Association (RFMA) 2012 Annual Conference, including metal polishing, stone cleaning and sealing, wood refinishing, glass restoration, and commercial-grade grout installation.
To date, IPEC has installed 98 oxide and metal polishing systems in Europe, representing more than 84% of the total European CMP units installed.
The introduction of a new generation of CMP pads will afford TWI the opportunity to achieve CMP pad technology leadership, especially for all types of metal polishing.
The 676 is the first polish tool to demonstrate edge exclusion of less than 5mm with metal polishing.
If IPEC can sustain its strength in the metal polishing segment and build its position in the oxide market, and retain its good profitability levels, ratings could be raised, Standard & Poor's said.
BUSINESS WIRE)--April 22, 1996--Alcoa announced today it has opened a fuselage sheet metal polishing and processing center here to provide personalized 24-hour service to its aerospace customers.
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