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First-place finish; imparting fine surface finishes when micromilling

Kennedy, B. and DeVor, R. and Rosochowski, A. (2010) First-place finish; imparting fine surface finishes when micromilling. Micromanufacturing, 3 (1). pp. 29-32.

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    Abstract

    There are several key milling practices that help impart fine surface finishes in micromilling. They include running at ultrahigh spindle speeds, carefully monitoring chip load, employing climb milling when possible and using CAM software to develop toolpaths that enhance surface finishes. There are also promising developments that can improve surface finishes in areas as diverse as using atomized cutting fluids and milling ultrafine-grain workpieces.

    Item type: Article
    ID code: 18463
    Keywords: ufg, metals, micromanufacturing, design engineering, Manufactures, Engineering design
    Subjects: Technology > Manufactures
    Technology > Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > Engineering design
    Department: Faculty of Engineering > Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management
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    Depositing user: Dr Andrzej Rosochowski
    Date Deposited: 30 Mar 2010 14:23
    Last modified: 17 Jun 2012 06:26
    URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/18463

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