Video tutorial

You can have the best products, they will not give good results if you do not use them correctly. For this reason, AKASEL publishes several training videos on good practices for the use of its metallography consumables. These videos may also be useful for the products you currently use.


Presentation of Akasel


* Danish company founded in 2004 by Morten DAMGAARD
* staff with a very long experience
* all products for the metallograpghy, from cutting to super fine polishing
* presentation of the demonstration/test kits






Correct preparation of Epoxy Cold Mounting Resins

* precautionary instructions for the use of these resins.
* prepare the molds correctly and clean the samples.
* mix the components correctly to obtain the best resin without air bubbles.
* pour the resin on the sample.
* avoid 'sticky' surfaces.




Correct preparation of Acryl Cold Mounting Resins (also usable for resins DEMOTEC)


* precautionary instructions for the use of these resins.
* prepare the molds correctly and clean the samples.
* mix the components correctly to obtain the best resin without air bubbles.
* pour the resin on the sample.







Use of Aka-Rhadco, new generation of adhesive backing

* presentation of the 2 versions, PSA & magnetic
* application on aluminum tray
* use with standard abrasive paper
* use with PSA polishing cloths
* cleaning and maintenance






Maintaining the planeness of Magnetic Support Discs

* non-plan magnetic plate = poorer polishing results
* how to check the flatness
* how to correct flatness








The correct use of Aka-Piatto & Piatto+

* presentation and selection of Piatto (+)
* first use
* adjustment of the sample head during automatic polishing
* use in manual mode
* maintenance and end of life






The correct use of Allegran & Largan

* presentation and selection of Allegran and Largan
* first use
* adjustment of the sample head during automatic polishing
* control of flow rates in diamond suspension and lubricating
* cleaning and end of life







Applying diamond stick Aka-Stick


* presentation and use
* spread on the polishing cloth