What is Grinding & Polishing?
The goal of the grinding and polishing steps is to prepare a final polished specimen that is free of deformation and suitable for analysis. This can be achieved in multiple ways depending on the overall goals of the lab. Whether a lab is looking for the quickest overall process, the best surface finish or versatility to prepare many different materials, Buehler has a solution for the grinding and polishing needs.
The choice of grinding and polishing consumables is a key factor that impacts the preparation process. Buehler’s consumables are designed to improve efficiency and ensure repeatability within the process. With a wide variety of products, there is a Buehler consumable that can improve your materials preparation process.
Grinding & Polishing Application
Buehler Automated and manual grinders and polishers with a broad range of consumables for any lab.
Grinding – uses specialized silicon carbide grinding paper that offers quick and efficient material removal with minimal surface damage.
Polishing – uses selection of polishing cloths, diamond suspensions/paste, and alumina suspension/powder to ensure consistency in the polishing process. A variety of types are applicable to fit any application.
Grinding & Polishing Products
Grinder-Polishers – With the launch of the AutoMet Grinder-Polisher, Buehler now offers a full line of easy-to-use machines. Choose from the EcoMet 30 or AutoMet Grinder-Polishers to provide the perfect solutions for your lab.
Accessories & Consumables – The Choice of Grinding and Polishing consumables is a key factor that impacts the preparation process. Buehler’s consumables are designed to improve efficiency and ensure repeatability within the process.
Check our list of Hardness Tester & Consumables below and to request for quote.