Advanced Met Services

Metallographic Consumables

539 W. Commerce #1018
Dallas, TX 75208

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About Advanced Met Services

Advanced Met Services is the U.S. distributor of Akasel metallographic consumables and South Central distributor of Metkon metallurgical lab equipment.

Advanced Met Services brings over 40 years combined experience to the materials science, metallographic, and sample prep world. We distribute high quality cutting edge metallographic consumables and equipment to the metals, plastics, electronics, aerospace, automotive, and medical fields as well as traditional R&D and education markets in the United States and Canada. Our methods challenge the standard ways of material prep and analysis by providing smarter more efficient third generation products and techniques that when combined with a bit of traditional know how make end results better, faster, and more consistent.

We strive to be your partner in materials analysis. Take a look inside and see how innovation transforms the prep of the past.

Products by Advanced Met Services

By Advanced Met Services

Aka-Piatto Plane Grinding Discs Unique to Aka-Piatto is the color-coded binder and a wear compensating surface design increasing the planeness of the samples and the lifetime of the Aka-Piatto discs. Depending on the samples size and machine set-up at least 150 pieces of grinding paper can be substituted by one Aka-Piatto... Read more »

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AKASEL CONSUMABLES: Mounting Mounting has several purposes. Mounting provides protection/support of the sample surface, makes it easier to handle the sample, allows for several small samples in one mount and gives uniform sizes for clamping in a sample holder. To meet your mounting requirements both cold mounting and hot... Read more »

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AKASEL CONSUMABLES: Grinding The purpose of grinding is to remove the deformation and possible thermal damage introduced during sectioning and to prepare the samples for polishing. Plane grinding, the first step, must produce a uniform finish and get all samples in a sample holder to the same level in a short time.... Read more »

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