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2014-09-09 23:12:52

The laboratory will allow Nanophase to develop new products and solve industry challenges using its high performance polishing slurries. Romeoville, IL (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Nanophase Technologies Corporation announced today the opening of a new polishing laboratory that will enable new product development and provide customer application support and process simulation for a variety of demanding optical and precision surface finishing markets. The new laboratory will allow...

2014-07-08 12:23:17

SAN FRANCISCO, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HAM-LET [http://bit.ly/1rSvgw4 ], a leading global manufacturer of instrumentation valves and fittings for industrial and high purity applications, is launching PuRight(TM) - a new, enhanced stainless steel 316L material at Semicon West, during 8-10 July, booth no. 1539. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140708/696613 ) PuRight(TM) material - an enhanced version of 316L Stainless Steel - offers, lower...

2014-02-04 23:24:16

Brush Research Manufacturing (BRM), maker of flexible honing tools and industrial brushes, announces a wide selection of wheel brushes for surface finishing. BRM power brushes are available in many different types and sizes, and feature brush filaments made of brass, carbon steel, stainless steel, nylon, abrasive nylon, or natural fiber (Tampico) for burr removal, surface prep, and surface improvement. Los Angeles, CA (USA) (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Brush Research Manufacturing (BRM),...

2014-01-29 20:21:47

DUBLIN, January 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sf5n6v/abrasives) has announced the addition of Dedalus Consulting Inc's new report "Abrasives, Superabrasives, & Abrasive Products-World Markets, Applications & End-Users: 2012-2018 Analysis & Forecasts" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sf5n6v/abrasives ] to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 )...

2013-09-30 23:43:01

General's Pro Polish system works with low-speed surface grinders and is ideal for use on concrete, marble and many other surfaces. Owatonna, Minnesota (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Designed for use with popular models of single- and dual-head, low-speed surface grinders, General Equipment Company’s Pro Polish floor polishing system efficiently produces high-quality polished surfaces without the need for expensive and complex equipment. Typical applications include concrete, marble and...

2013-07-22 23:17:25

According to a new technical market research report, the global abrasives market was valued at $33.4 billion in 2011. BCC Research expects the market to reach $43.8 billion by 2017, and register a six-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.6% for the period 2011-2017. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 According to a new technical market research report, ABRASIVE MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, APPLICATIONS AND GLOBAL MARKET (Report code: AVM033B) from BCC Research...

2013-06-29 23:17:18

General's SG24/GH surface grinder is designed for targeted use by contractors and homeowners alike. Owatonna, Minnesota (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 General Equipment Company introduces the SG24/GH gasoline-powered surface grinder, designed for targeted use by contractors and homeowners alike. It features various grinding systems for breaking up deposits, cleaning/polishing concrete and tile, producing exposed aggregate slabs, and other general concrete grinding applications. Powered by an...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'