Category Archives: Success Stories

Pushing the Limits of Performance and Precision

Curt Reed and Precision Grinding Solutions Revisited In January of 2011, we ran a Meister Toolbox interview with Curt Reed, President of Precision Grinding Solutions (Wallingford, CT), about how his company is using Meister superabrasive wheels to obtain a competitive … Continue reading

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Complete Grinding Solutions Revisited

(Springboro, OH) In 2009, we did a story on how the “Grinding Detectives” at CGS (Complete Grinding Solutions) were resolving some difficult grinding problems for their customers. At that time the company was operating out of a 1500 sq. ft. … Continue reading

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CBN Upgrade for Conventional-Abrasive Grinder Breaks Aerospace Part Bottleneck

ROCKFORD, IL— Adapting a CNC grinder with conventional abrasives to use Meister CBN grinding wheels has resulted in a 15x productivity improvement for plunge grinding close tolerance aerospace parts at Woodward, Inc., producer of high-precision components and systems for the … Continue reading

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Tom’s Trouble-Shooting Tips (1-4)

Finding Treasure In Your Grinding Process By Tom Cappadona, Meister Abrasives USA Since grinding is generally last step in the manufacturing process, it is frequently the last item to be considered for optimization. At this point there may be a … Continue reading

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Hybrid Diamond Dressing Success Stories

European Case Studies confirm hDD contribution to quality and productivity Meister Abrasives’ innovative hDD (hybrid diamond dressing) tools for CBN wheels combine the toughness of metal bonding with the natural porosity of a vitrified bond structure. This milestone product gives … Continue reading

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Ideal Wheel

How Meister’s vit diamond bonded wheel technology contributes to optimal HVOF grinding consistency and productivity The conventional nickel- and chrome-plating processes used to harden or repair aerospace components produce emissions that are harmful to the environment. So nickel and chrome … Continue reading

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Application Specifics

How Precision Grinding Solutions uses Meister Superabrasive grinding wheels for a competitive advantage Curt Reed of Precision Grinding Solutions (Wallingford, CT) uses Meisterʼs superabrasive grinding wheels in many of his shopʼs high precision grinding applications., While they are not the … Continue reading

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