Pengaruh Tegangan dan Waktu pada Proses Elektropolishing terhadap Surface Roghness Material Stainless Steel AISI 316L

Teguh Dwi Widodo, Rudianto Raharjo, Haslinda Kusumaningsih, Redi Bintarto, Redi Cipto Siswoyo, Mega Nur Sasongko


The purpose of this work is to reveal the surface roughness and topography of AISI 316L stainless steel due to electropolishing processes. In this paper, AISI 316L was electropolished in various times of immersion and various voltage of the processes. The mechanism of electropolishing is eroding the surface of the substrate by controlling the electron excitation process. The electropolishing processes were carried out at 4, 5, and 6 minutes also in three different voltage 4, 6, and 8 volts. The results show that the surface roughness decrease as the treatment time and also as an increase in voltage.


Electropolishing; AISI 316L; Surface Roughness

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