Expert Metal Finishing Services


About Us

Over 35 Years Of Metal Finishing Experience

In 1985, Buctel was launched in Elk Grove Village with less than a handful of employees. Today, with over 40,000 square feet of facility and a knowledgeable team that includes the very first few employees, we offer expert metal finishing services to our clients. We take pride in our team’s mastery in the art of metal grinding and polishing and are always willing to take on a challenge.

On-site services and post-installation touch-ups

Our Services

  • Grinding

  • Polishing / Buffing

  • Mechanical Glass Bead Blast

  • Sanding/Sandblasting

Committed to value-added service and solid reputation.

Check Out Our Work

Our Projects

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When a customer calls with an emergency, we’re ready to move fast. This case study will reflect the speed at which our team is ready to move at, especially under dire circumstances. From the first call, to the final stroke, we turned this case around in just a day and a half.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Figure

Early in the Summer of 2017, Buctel was approached by a long-time client to polish a 24’ x 20’ water-jet cut stainless steel figure, made of up 9 pieces, that would make up the face of the Honorable Martin Luther King Jr. Over the course of 2 weeks, the tribute to the famous Civil Rights leader was completed and shipped off to its final destination, a recreational facility in the South.

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Pentagon Memorial

In March of 2008, Buctel Metal Finishing was subcontracted to perform the finishing on the stainless steel benches that make up the memorial outside of the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. Within 2 years, the benches were created, and honored were the 184 mothers, fathers, husbands, wives, children, brothers, sisters, coworkers, flight crew, friends, and patriots aboard hijacked American Airlines Flight 77.

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