BUFFEX METAL FINISHING

"We Finish What You Begin"
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"We finish what you begin"

Metal Finishes

" No job is too small and no job is too big "

POLISH - Removal of any porosity, pits, parting lines and welds.
* Rough - Beginning stages of metal polishing.  Using hard coarse abrasives.
* Fine - Ending stage of metal polishing.  Using fine coarse abrasives.

SATIN - Blending the metal with no stop marks.
* Brush - Grease less wheel using wet compounds to flow the finish.
* Scotch Bright - Padded abrasive wheels to bring out brightness of material.

BUFF - Blending of polishing lines, pits and weld marks.
* Cut Buff - Primarily used for metal to be plated and/or no cosmetic requirements.
* Color (Mirror) - Decorative finish for final show quality.

POLISHING AND BUFFING FINISHING CHART

 NUMBER  TYPE ABRASIVE GRIT / BUFF  DESCRIPTION
# 3

Polish

60g - 80g Grinding and rough polishing.  De-burring or removing excess weld material to a uniform grit.
# 4 Polish 120g - 180g Satin and brush polishing.  Grease less wheel compound applied to a brighter finish.
# 5 Satin Scotch Brite Smooth fine polishing.  Commonly used on Stainless Steel.
# 6 Satin Brush Fine polishing.  Lines in metal should be less reflective than a #4 finish.
# 7 Polish & Buff 240g - 600g & Buff Fine polishing and sisal buffing.  Used for preparing plating requirements.  All polishing lines removed.
# 8 Polish & Buff Mirror Total polishing with rough and fine plus buff.  Removal of pits and lines for decorative and cosmetic mirror finish.