wheel dresser

wheel dresser

[′wēl ‚dres·ər]
(engineering)
A tool for cleaning, resharpening, and restoring the mechanical accuracy of the cutting faces of grinding wheels.
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A CNC-driven table-mounted wheel dresser accommodates wheel shape changes without any templates for faster part setup and changeover.
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In addition, a wide range of structural and mechanical improvements have been incorporated, including a stiff, thermally stable cast iron bed, a programmable CNC wheel dresser that eliminates templates for improved reliability and reduced setup time, a state-of-the-art negative pressure mist and coolant containment enclosure, and a single fluid system for both the hydrostatic and fluid power requirements.
Perhaps the most common approach is using a radius tangent wheel dresser.
Hydraulic dressers incorporated the wheel dresser into the automatic cycle of the machine, but still heavily depend on precision cams.
Clamped on a Maegerle with a continuous wheel dresser for the surface forms, consecutive CF passes on each of the six surfaces yielded a completed part without any refixturing.
In fact, on some full blown machines, add-ons such as a continuous wheel dresser with wheel wear compensation can carry a price tag in the $150,00 range.
NEWMAN WHEEL DRESSERS Attilo Tomasi, Product Manager
The standard package comes complete with leveling plate, 10- and 15,000-RPM spindle cartridges, ID spindle arbors, coolant system, wheel balancing stand and arbor, and peripheral wheel dressers.
SETCO is also working with Campbell Grinder engineers to develop a spindle design that will be used on wheel dressers.
W Pricken reports of new diamond materials from DeBeers that offer more consistent and predictable performance of wheel dressers.
Workpiece chucking systems and wheel dressers are offered to meet customer requirements.