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burnishing

Raising the gloss of a surface by rubbing.
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Softer floor finishes require frequent burnishing to look their best.
In order to reduce the machining time, burnishing techniques could be feasible to eliminate semi-finishing and finishing turning operations.
The tool used for the study was newly manufactured roller, held in a tool holder that was designed to be mounted on the lathe tool dynamometer, for burnishing force measurement.
Because surface geometry structure depends nor only on burnishing, but also on former milling conditions, assumed research program that enabled results showing how to select parameters of milling and burnishing for an optimal SGS quality.
This was followed by a demonstration of some of the broad variety of color accents that chemicals, heat and burnishing can induce in a metal casting to enhance its dramatic effect and beauty.
Many artifacts examined in the study show evidence of a thin plaster overcoat containing dye, as well as burnishing.
The enamels yield 50 percent more coverage per ounce than any product produced in North America, and the wall paints can be scrubbed without color change or burnishing.
Contract notice: Delivery and assembly of container maintenance position military equipment (production line galvanic coating: burnishing, phosphating).
BURNISHING Rubbing the surface of the gold with an agate
Sugino Corporation offers its line of Superoll[R] burnishing tools, which can burnish the inside or outside diameters of any bored, reamed or turned workpiece to produce a fine, wear-resistant finish.
Mirror-like finishes on ferrous and nonferrous part surfaces can be produced on manual or CNC turning machines with Cogsdill's diamond burnishing tools.
Philharmonic, despite Salonen's burnishing of its international artistic reputation at European festivals, faces the same problems at home that many American orchestras do.