Accession Number:

AD0677830

Title:

EVALUATION OF DENSE ALUMINA BODIES AS CUTTING TOOLS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS/CONVAIR SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

The evaluation of dense alumina bodies as cutting tools was performed as follows two commercially available ceramic insert groups were used as turning tools. Their tool life in minutes and their metal removal rate were used as the bases for comparison. Two groups of dense alumina inserts and one group of single crystal aluminum oxides sapphires were tested under identical conditions. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
  • Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE