verb[with object] (often as noun electropolishing)
Give a shiny surface to (metal) using electrolysis.
- Nitinol parts can exhibit heat-affected zones after thermocutting, crevices between grains, and sharp edges, which is why electropolishing nitinol parts is a necessary step.
- In some cases, if the process or design limits the amount of recast present, electropolishing alone can remove surface contaminants.
- In addition to its laser processing, the company provides postprocessng operations such as electropolishing, annealing, surface finishing, and bending.
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