face milling

face milling

[′fās ‚mil·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
Milling flat surfaces perpendicular to the rotational axis of the cutting tool.
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Cutting tool and tooling system specialist Sandvik Coromant has developed tools for those who are involved in milling as well as those performing turning, with the CoroMill 745 face milling cutter and the CoroTurn Prime multi-task and axial type tool holders to help machine shops implement the new PrimeTurning methodology, which enables turning in all directions.
With new cartridges for the F2010 face mill, Walter is making the performance of tangential indexable inserts available for adjustable face milling as well.
The MFH is ideal for a wide application range including face milling and shouldering, slotting, ramping, helical milling and plunging.
According to the manufacturer, the tool offers high performance for contouring, edging and slot, shoulder and face milling.
The Tsugami SS-32 can handle cross and face milling, drilling, and tapping, as well as angular drilling, thread whirling and polygon turning.
Abstract: The paper presents the main results of an experimental study concerning the influence of nose radius on the energy transferred through cutting tool during the face milling operation.
SDP Spider Mill is designed for high productivity face milling of gray and ductile cast irons.
It is ideally suited for large diameter boring and face milling on stainless steel, titanium, titanium alloys, inconel, ductile iron, cast iron and compacted graphite iron.
New milling capabilities include ramp, plunge, 5-axis, and pocket milling modeling, as well as face milling and full-slot cutting.
Harmonised standard EN 848-3 "Safety of wood-working machinery - rotary tool face milling machines - part 3: digitally operated drills and rippers" will not therefore be withdrawn from the list of standards published in the Official Journal of the European Communities.
It offers face milling of up to 5-in, diameter, counter-boring to 3-in, diameter, and tapping from 1.