Grinding Wheel Offers Long Tool Life
Innovative Products of America (IPA) offers its #8150 4.5" diamond grinding wheel.
Innovative Products of America (IPA) offers its #8150 4.5" diamond grinding wheel. The disc’s three-dimensional contour with topside abrasive coating and thin profile edge enables cutting, back cutting, gully cutting and bead finishing with one wheel.
Featuring a diamond-abrasive coating, the disc cuts fast and clean and maintains its size and shape throughout its long life, the company says. That means consistent reach and performance when dressing welds, accessing corners and more.
Achieving consistent and quality results from the centerless grinding process requires an understanding of the basic fundamentals. Most application problems associated with centerless grinding derive from a misunderstanding of the basics. This article explains why the centerless process works and how to use it most effectively in your shop.
Advanced grinding equipment gives this shop the flexibility and automation it needs to serve customers with either rapid-response or high-volume jobs.
Optimizing a camshaft lobe grinding cycle has traditionally been based less on science and more on educated guesswork and numerous test grinds. Now, computer thermal modeling software can predict areas where lobe burning is likely to occur, in order to determine the fastest possible work speed that won't thermally damage lobes and greatly reduce the number of requisite test grinds.