through-feed centerless grinding

through-feed centerless grinding

[′thrü ¦fēd ′sen·tər·ləs ′grīnd·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
A metal cutting process by which the external surface of a cylindrical workpiece of uniform diameter is ground by passing the workpiece between a grinding and regulating wheel.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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G-ratio is affected by several parameters during the grinding process, mainly in through-feed centerless grinding. Despite their poor cooling properties, cutting oils are commonly used at low speed to decrease the consumption of grinding wheels.