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Removing Residual Surface Stress

Service Detail from Tech Met Inc.

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Tech Met has developed (and patented) a unique surface texture used primarily on orthopedic implants. This surface promotes bone on-growth and osseointegration. This surface has been employed on both titanium and cobalt chrome components.

Other applications include enhanced bonding surfaces for metal to composite joining.