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swarf

[′swȯrf]
(engineering)
Chips, shavings, and other fine particles removed from the workpiece by grinding tools.
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90% of swarf material is now being successfully removed from the oil, which is a massive improvement and results in plenty of cost savings for us.
The Silo Emptying Plant (SEP), a "kind of giant fairground grabber machine on wheels," will take 30 years to remove radioactive waste from the Magnox Swarf Storage Silo (MSSS), an ageing storage plant which contains a quarter of Sellafield's intermediate-level waste.
BD is designed as a self-contained cleaning station for the removal of swarf and coolant from machined parts.
The thread mill can also place threads closer to the bottom of a blind hole, while more room is available for chips to fall away, thus aiding machine uptime by avoiding the entanglement of swarf around the tool.
The products remove swarf waste which has been produced from down hole activities.
The order also includes oil mist filters and a number of conveyors for swarf.
Officers discovered suspected stolen vehicle parts and quantities of swarf metal, two off-road motorbikes and oil drums.
CimatronE also offers a new, easy-to-program Swarf Milling strategy for ruled surfaces (surfaces defined by a line driven along two curves).
Effective swarf management is now of key importance and not just a side issue.
The vertical turning centres are equipped for grinding work and enhanced with a coolant and filtration system, hand-held wash wand, stainless steel bowl enclosure with extra side flush, covers over the column ways and a chip conveyor to handle grinding swarf.
Flextraction will be responsible for the Marketing, Sales and After Sales Support for Delfin's complete range of industrial vacuum equipment, including single and 3-phase standard wet and dry vacuum equipment, 3-phase heavy duty vacuum equipment (from 7,5 to 25 Kw) for continuous and simultaneous suction of dust, liquids and solid materials, including ATEX certified versions and machines for the collection and separation of swarf, including the filtering and recycling of oil and coolants as well as fixed suction units for continuous duty and extraction on machinery.
It can extrude, size, dry and cut a range of tube sizes without marking or swarf, under clean room conditions.