Accession Number:

ADD007646

Title:

Apparatus for, and Method of, Plunge Grinding.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses an apparatus for, and a method of, forming annular grooves in a workpiece by plunge grinding. the preferred embodiment of the apparatus includes a segmental grinding wheel chuck which further includes a circumferential chuck plate to which a plurality of arcuate-shaped, equally-spaced grinding wheel segment holders are releasably connected, and, grinding wheel segments that are removably attached, by and with the use of eutectic material, to the grinding wheel segment holders. The method sets forth the steps of removably attaching the grinding wheel segments for the holders with eutectic material. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE