cylindrical grinder


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cylindrical grinder

[sə′lin·drə·kəl ′grīnd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine for doing work on the peripheries or shoulders of workpieces composed of concentric cylindrical or conical shapes, in which a rotating grinding wheel cuts a workpiece rotated from a power headstock and carried past the face of the wheel.
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For example, the S31--a cylindrical grinder designed for producing workpieces in individual, small-batch and high-volume production--now offers four distances between centers (from 15.6 to 62.9 in.), compared to the two of the previous version.
External cylindrical grinder builder Fritz Studer A.G.
LT1-1200 flexible CNC cylindrical grinder features a turret with two-spindle pod-mounting positions for use with different size grinding wheels and may be optionally fitted with left- or right-hand wheels for specific applications.
Crankpin grinding using an indexing-type cylindrical grinder involves rotating the crankshaft in a fixture in which the shaft's main bearings are offset by one-half the distance of the stroke while the crankpin sidewalls, radii and diameter are plunge-ground using a wheel dressed to full width.
The company has also introduced a new large-diameter capacity cylindrical grinder. In addition to a number of smaller ovens and the large capacity vacuum heating treating ovens, Best Cutting Die has large, state-of-the-art cryogenic chilling chambers with the capability of subzero treating to 300 degrees.
What: Studer CT550 internal/universal cylindrical grinder
The Studer S120 production cylindrical grinders have a modular design for quick setup and changeover, state-of-the-art digital control and drive systems, and user-friendly step-by-step programming.
For Strite, the answer to these requirements was a new Studer S31 universal cylindrical grinder, a compact machine for medium-size workpieces from United Grinding, Miamisburg, OH.
Modularly designed for quick setup and changeover, state-of-the-art digital control and drive systems, and user-friendly step-by-step programming makes the $31 universal cylindrical grinder a flexible solution to a wide variety of internal and external grinding applications.

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