Finishing (finissage)

The term came from the French finissage (нем. finieren). Polishing and ennobling operations perform not only an aesthetic, design or artistic task, but also carry a technical function, like reducing friction, detaining dust and others.


Ennobling, Techniques

Trovalisieren

Polishing on the tin (polishing in black), (black polish)

Polishing on tin is a way to achieve a very shiny and even surface. Only on steel it is possible to achieve this mirror effect.

Degussit

Degussit

Degussit Keramik

Making a shlif

Watch from ivory, clockwork

Solarisation

Blueing

Blueing of a bolts

Gilding with electroplating

Gilding protects the surface of parts from corrosion and oxidation.

Engraving

Engravers block and engraving punches

Engraving tools, as engravers block and engraving punches