Cutter Holder

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Cutter Holder

 

or tool clamp, a device for fastening a tool (cutting tools, milling cutter blades, etc.) during various types of material cutting operations.

Cutter holders are made in different designs, depending on the construction of the machine and the tool, the positioning of the tool, and the configuration of the object to be worked. Different designs include radial and tangential cutter holders, combination multiblade cutter holders, combination multiple-tool cutter holders, and swinging cutter holders. Cutter holders are used during the working of external and internal surfaces.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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--accelerations of cutter holder vibrations ([a.sub.x], [a.sub.y], [a.sub.z]).
3 Bruel & Kjaer 4329 type accelerometers, with measuring range 0.1 < f < 20 KHz and the sensitivities described below were mounted on a plate solidary with cutter holder:
The machinists said that the DMG did not have any 1" diameter tools or any l" cutter holders for the DMG, and that the specified 3.25" length cutters would have too much overhang and be prone to chatter or break.