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Double-Sided Flat-Honing Holds ±2µ, Speeds Production
Description: A new fixed abrasive flat-honing technology has expanded the materials and tolerance capabilities of shop specializing in precision lapping. ...
Fixed Abrasives Take Lapping Into Another Dimension
Description: Traditionally, the grinding process known as lapping has been employed in stock removal of metal and ceramic workpieces to achieve a desired concentricity or "fl atness." Flat lapping typically ...
Flat Honing Clears Production Hurdles
Description: Aerospace bearings have to perform under extreme conditions for extended periods of time. Erik Keim can relate to this. As the manufacturing engineering manager for Emerson Power Transmission, he and ...
Grinding out Bottlenecks
Description: For more than 30 years, Spartan Carbide Inc. has provided high-precision carbide inserts and tooling. Spartan specializes in form grinding of specials and standard-geometry ceramic, PCD and CBN ...
Lapping and Flathoning with Two Wheel Machines
Description: The term two-wheel or double-wheel lapping refers to a material-removal or cutting method between two rotating wheels. This description will explain how the wheels rotate with respect to each other, ...
Lapping Gets Cleaner
Description: Many companies are replacing their traditional flat lapping operations with a newer technology called flathoning --a process commonly known as clean lapping. Flathoning is a cleaner, faster process ...