polishing wheel


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polishing wheel

[′päl·ish·iŋ ‚wēl]
(design engineering)
An abrasive wheel used for polishing.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The velocity accommodation mechanisms between the polishing wheel and the third bodies are of the type [S.sub.5] [M.sub.1,2,3,4], [S.sub.4] [M.sub.1,2,3,4], or [S.sub.3] [M.sub.1,2,3,4].
His skill at the polishing wheel was soon evident though, and today he is entrusted with the side-plates of the Schofield, an expanse of flat steel that is a polisher's worst nightmare.
Note carefully that Brian does not use a polishing wheel. All of his radiusing is either precision machined or cut with a file, by hand.