low-alloy aluminum, smoothing, surface roughness, parameters of the 3D topography of the surface


In this paper roughness examination and analysis on burnished low alloyed aluminium surfaces are reported, highlighting 2 parameters from the vertical deviations of the roughness profile from the mean line. From the input parameters of the burnishing process, the effect of burnishing force, feed rate, speed and number of passes are investigated. Measurements of the surface topography – before and after burnishing – are conducted on an Altisurf 520 3D measuring device. The generated and calculated values of the machined surface roughness are analysed in detail with the drawing of the conclusions as well.

Author Biographies

Viktoria Ferencsik, University of Miskolc, Hungary

Teaching assistant, University of Miskolc, Department of Production Engineering, Miskolc - Egyetemváros, Hungary

Dr. Gyula Varga, University of Miskolc, Hungary

Associate professor, Institute of Manufacturing Scienc, University Miskolc, Hungary


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