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Compact Tool Grinder With Large Grinding Zone
The Star NXT 5-Axis Tool Grinder is a versatile 5-axis CNC machine with asmall footprint and a large grind zone, enabling the ability to run small and largediameter wheels. The machine’s control software features the latest FlexiumTools with NUMROTO 4. 2.0, as well as an innovative solution for freeform grinding using ESPRIT CAD/CAM capability with 3D simulation and special capabilityfor medical components.
The automation package accommodates denser pallet arrays for improvedlot sizes and runtime while delivering smoother robot operation and betterrepeatability. Additionally, the system can adapt to multiple part profiles to beproduced within a single run.
The NXT 5-Axis Tool Grinder has an optional 28k W synchronous spindle capable of 20,000 RPM; Fanuc robot automation with 0.196 to 1.250 in. gripperassembly; and a laser marking system for automated tool marking.
Star Cutter Company
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Round Tool Grinding Wheels Increase Stability
Norton Winter V-PRIME Grinding Wheels are designed to provide edge stabilityand long life when gashing and clearance-grinding round tools. A more stablegrinding process offers greater efficiency and better part quality with lesssub-surface damage. The V-PRIME resin bond combines exceptional wear resistance with the dressing ability of a standard resin bond.
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Long-Life, Slitter-Style Cutting Wheels
A-PRIME PLUS slitter-style, cutting wheels are manufactured of aluminum oxide using an innovative granulation process technology that provides higher performance andextended life for applicationsusing high-power, right-an-gle grinding machines.
The complex, multi-step,granulation process allows for even distribution of the wheel’s abrasive grains because eachabrasive grain is coatedwith resins and fillers. Availablein Type 1 and Type 27, the cutting wheels are available in 4-1/2, 5, and 6-in. sizeswith a grit of 46.
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Quick Change Discs Reduce Heat Build-Up
SHUR-KUT Zirconia Grinding Aid Quick Change Discs feature long lasting,durable grains and sharp cutting action for extended stock removal with lowheat generation. This cooler cut reduces friction and premature breakdown ofgrains and backing for longer disc life. A hybrid grain exposes a fresh cuttingedge during use, for aggressive grinding on stainless steel and exotic alloys,as well as ferrous and non-ferrous materials. Grits are available from 36 to120, with optimal speeds of 7,000 to 13,000 RPM, and maximum speeds from20,000 to 30,000 RPM.
Superior Abrasives, LLC
Grinder for Perfect Tungsten Electrodes
The TEG-1000 Tungsten Electrode Grinder with a diamond wheel results inclean and smooth finishes with no splintering while eliminating arc jumping. Thedesign of the TEG-1000 makes it so thatthe diamond wheel grinds the electrodeslongitudinally, preventing arcflicker or wander caused by circumferential lines or ridges foundon electrodes, which have beenground incorrectly. The use of theTEG-1000 Grinder will give repeatable points every time, enablingconsistent arc performance andwelding results. Sizes 1.0 to 3. 2 mmcan be ground as standard, with othersizes catered for on request.Huntingdon Fusion Techniques HFT