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Alongside company news you'll find solutions to some intriguing and tricky surface technology issues – simple concise, practical advice on deburring, grinding, smoothing and polishing.

07/2019: PRESS RELEASE

UC Tools & OTEC: Precise Surface Processing of PKD-Tools

OTEC has developed a custom surface polishing process for UC Tools’ PCD range (PCD is an ultra-hard synthetic cutting material made from sintered diamond particles). The result: tools polished to perfection.  
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07/2019: Focus on Applications

DENTAL DRILLS: OTEC PRODUCES OUTSTANDING RESULTS IN 60 SECONDS

The manufacturing process for stainless steel surgical drills used in minor or major procedures produces burrs. Manual deburring is not just time-consuming but also produces a lot of rejects, not to mention the fact that every drill ends up slightly different. It’s an unreliable process. OTEC SF Series machines are designed for reliable, reproducible precision processing. Drills pose specific challenges. 
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06/2019: new Design

OTEC DISC FINISHING MACHINE – REDESIGNED AND EVEN MORE REMARKABLE 

The new design of the OTEC CF Series disc finishing machine is sure to impress. Modular and compact, it has an optimised welded structure that guarantees trouble-free operation and a long service life. more...

05/2019: OTEC in Switzerland

OTEC repositioned - close, competent and reliable

An experienced sales team of German, Italian and French speakers is waiting to assist you, expertly supported by the OTEC Service department, a new logistics centre and reliable local service partners. more...

03/2019: PROSTHETIC HIPS

PERFECT SURFACE FINISHING WITH THE OTEC DRAG FINISHING MACHINE

The DF machine from OTEC ensures the correct combination of abrasive, tool holder and process parameters for a surface finish that is on a par with hand-finished quality. To guarantee these results, OTEC supports its customers by using its long years of expertise to develop customised processes.
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02/2019: Parts for glasses

A unique zero gap system for damage-free processing

Glasses are mainly worn as an optical aid to correct defective vision and misalignment, in which case they are also referred to as corrective glasses. The parts for glasses have to be deburred, rounded and highly polished. Due to OTEC's unique zero gap system, small metallic parts for glasses can processed without damaging and get a flawless, highly polished surface.  
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