1: What is Surface Finish? Description of surface finish types, their usefulness in industry, and a microscopic look at the finish of a surface.
2: How to Read Surface Finish Symbols ANSI/ASME B46.1-1995 surface finish symbols and their meaning.
3: The Theory Behind Surface Finish Values. How an arithmetic mean is used to average inputs.
4: Predicting Surface Finishes Formulas used to determine surface finish before machining.
5: Measuring Surfaces Three typical methods of gauging surface finish.
6: Processes Surface finishes produced by machining processes.
7: Surface Economics The cost of quality.