Ceramic Media is the most commonly used media in mass finishing. It is widely used for deburring, descaling, cleaning, rust removal.
Below 3 factors are important to decide the ceramic media performance.
- Ceramic Media Shape
- Ceramic Media Size
- Ceramic Media Abrasiveness
1. Ceramic Media Shape
There are variety of shape of ceramic media for selections. For example, cylinder shape, triangle shape, ball shape, the ellipse shape, etc. Engineers select right shape media according to parts size and shape. Here are the main criteria:
- The media can polish entire surface of parts
- Media not stuck in parts slots and recess
- Parts can easily separate from media mass