Wide range of material can be worked upon using a Centreless Grinder. Volume manufactures depend upon this machine for producing components. A trained operator must operate this machine to avoid problems while working on a workpiece. Abrasive cutting is used for removing material from the workpiece. This process is different from centered grinding operations because it doesn't use any spindle or fixture for locating or securing workpiece. The workpiece is secured between rotary grinding wheels. Once the rate at which material is to be removed is determined, the operator has to set the speed of rotation of both grinding and regulating wheels. In a short time period, a Centreless Grinder can machine large batches of parts. The benefits of using a centreless grinding machine are many. Both, soft and brittle workpieces can be grinded by line wise support of the workpiece. There is no need to prepare workpiece for fixing in the machine. It is simple to load and unload workpiece. One can save time by using continues through feed grinding as no time is wasted for changing the workpiece. The operator can achieve high grinding wheel rotation speed.
Centreless Grinder :
- Make Cincinnati
- Model 325-20
- Grinding wheel size 600 X 500 mm