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Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

August 2020

Exploring the Metallographic Preparation of Medical Grade Alloys, Coatings and Ceramics Image A Webinar Presentation by Buehler in Conjunction with Instron BioMedical Open House Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 11am EDT

Lake Bluff, Illinois…Buehler is offering a webinar on Metallographic Preparation for Medical Materials and Devices, on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 11am EDT. This is in conjunction with the Instron Virtual BioMedical Open House August 24-27, 2020. ...

July 2020

Navigating the Metallographic Challenges of Surface Coatings Image Buehler, an ITW Company is offering "Navigating the Metallographic Challenges of Surface Coatings" a Webinar Presentation in English on July 29, 2020 in three time zones.

Surface coatings present unique metallographic preparation challenges, from mechanical damage during sectioning and grinding as well as distortion of microstructural detail during polishing stages. These are often caused by differences in the physical characteristics between the coating compared with the substrate. The resultant effects during preparation can include harder phases cracking, softer phases being pull...

June 2020

Five Fundamentals for Efficient Materials Sample Preparation Image Improve Throughput in Metallographic and Hardness Testing Labs

Webinar Offered June 30, 2020 by Buehler

Lake, Bluff, IL … Buehler, an ITW Company and a global manufacturer of scientific equipment announces a ‘back-to-basics in metallography’ webinar: entitled Five Fundamentals for Efficient Materials Sample Preparation on June 30, 2020. The topic will include key considerations to improve lab efficiency that also results in increased throughput in a production environment. This is important in high volume manufacturing of parts used in the manuf...

May 2020

Fastener Metallography – Guidelines to Quality Metallurgical Analysis Image Lake Bluff, Illinois… Buehler, an ITW Company and a global manufacturer of metallographic equipment and consumables presents ‘Fastener Metallography – Guidelines to Quality Metallurgical Analysis’ – a complimentary webinar for novices to experts. Fasteners (rivets, screws, nuts, and bolts) are the small but mighty important components found in a vast range of applications. They are widely used in automotive, aerospace, appliances (white goods), in construction projects such as bridges among others. They are very important in manufactured products because a vast majority of components employ f...

April 2020

Together We will Weather the Storm Image In critical times such as these, Buehler is staying focused on what is important: ensuring help is provided to those who need it most. The health and safety of our employees and the public is paramount, and we are operating with the utmost caution to limit the transmission of Coronavirus, while ensuring continuity of operations.

We are keeping our employees and partners safe, in each of our locations around the world, so they can continue to make products that are needed to support critical industries in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. We will continue to stand by and supp...

March 2020

Buehler Presents a Tour of the Wilson Hardness Laboratory in Lake Bluff, Illinois Image In honor of the Wilson centennial, Matthias Pascher, Hardness Product Manager is presenting a video tour of Buehler’s Wilson line of hardness testers. Matthias takes you through the front door of Buehler’s Lake Bluff headquarters into the Wilson Hardness Testing Laboratory.

Here you see the complete line of Wilson hardness testers and the revolutionary DiaMet software. The DiaMet™ software offers specimen mapping, edge detection, scanning, stitching of overview images, case depth calculations and statistical analysis tools as well as weld testin...