What Are Tooling Balls Used For?

Tooling balls are commonly used in machining operations. Consisting of a heavy-duty metal construction — typically tungsten carbide — they provide a fixed reference point. To learn more about tooling balls and what they are used for, keep reading. Positioning … Read More

What Is Ballizing and How Does It Work?

Tubes and other hollow passages often require ballizing. Also known simply as ball sizing, it’s a roller burnishing process. Roller burnishing processes are designed to remove superficial imperfections. While most roller burnishing processes involve the use of hardened rollers, ballizing … Read More