Decorative finishes can be found in many different ordinary items like refrigerators, car interior objects, household items etc. Creating a decorative finish is a completely different process than deburring. Graining creates a decorative satin or hairline finish. When we speak of graining, the surface of the material is removed or restructured. This does not necessarily mean that any burrs are removed.
The following factors play an important part in getting a certain finish:
Deburring and decorative finishing can be done on the same machine. The machine should then consist multiple heads. The amount of heads depends on the initial and the end finish.
In order to get to a hairline finish the following type of heads are recommended:
At Steelmaster we recommend: