satin finish


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satin finish

[′sat·ən ′fin·ish]
(metallurgy)
A finish involving soft scratch-brushing of polished metal surfaces to produce a soft sheen. Also known as Butler finish; scratch-brush finish.
(textiles)
A glossy finish on any fabric.

scratch-brushed finish, satin finish

A finish obtained by mechanically brushing a surface with wire bristle brushes or by rotary buffing with an abrasive compound.
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A blend of beeswax, moringa oil, raspberry seed oil and vitamin E, this product can provide eight-hour-long moisture that dries into a smooth, satin finish.
Dental professionals can now choose between high gloss and satin finish.
A wide variety of finishes and styles will be used, including partial sandblast, satin finish, partial satin finish, stipple finish, mirror polish and plating.
Designed to complement each other, both the rings have a line of dazzling diamonds in the middle and a satin finish on either side.
It is complemented by an anodized aluminum collar with a champagne-gold satin finish.
Options include a version in brown stained mahogany with details in natural satin-finish brass, with two other versions in the standard wood and metal combinations: brown oak with details in bronze finish brass and light oak with satin finish nickel.
NutraCea signs an asset purchase agreement to sell the rights to it's Natural Glo, Satin Finish, and Max-E-Glo equine brands and trademarks, the goodwill and all other intellectual property associated with the trademarks to Manna Pro Products for approximately $650,000.
Constructed in a stylish stainless steel with satin finish, the efficient container features pull-out inner bins with handles to make emptying a snap.
The GP 4408/4409 WB Polyurethane Gloss/Satin topcoats can be used over concrete, terrazzo, or existing coatings in flooring projects where a durable gloss or satin finish is desired.
It can be applied with an airbrush or a fine paintbrush to provide a durable, long lasting black satin finish.
Using glass beads as an abrasive, Comco's microblasting equipment quickly removes scratches and marks, leaving an attractive satin finish on the can.
The sleekly designed Sorapot teapot debuted in a new mirror polish ($250) recently, after its launch earlier this year in a satin finish ($200).