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CASE STUDY: Pellet Wheel Fine Grinding

Successful Application of Meister Pellet Wheel Technology for Fine-Grinding of Clipper Blades In this case study a high-volume manufacturer of hair clipper blades wanted to improve their grinding process and specifically reduce the onset of burrs.  The pellet wheels they were using … Continue reading

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CASE STUDY: high-accuracy profile dressing of CBN wheels for pinion gear grinding

Successful application of cDD dresser technology where extreme profile accuracy of < 2µm was required from the dressing tool. Background: This customer was profile grinding a large range of gear sizes and profiles in small batches for an aeronautical fuel pump … Continue reading

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Meister Test Center reduces “Time to Market”

Tradition and Innovation Meister has decades of experience in the manufacture and application of special high-precision tools for fuel injection components. Grinding the guidance bore and seat of the injection nozzle is one of the ultimate challenges in internal grinding. … Continue reading

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Three Operations, Two Grinding Spindles, One Dresser

Case Study: Unique Triple-Layer Porous Dressing Disk The Application: Our customer has a universal grinding machine with two grinding spindles; one for OD grinding and the other for ID grinding. The machine is equipped with one rotary dressing spindle. The … Continue reading

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Better Dressers Improve Grinding Process Performance

It may seem counter-intuitive, but one of the most important focal points for achieving better grinding results is not the machine, the control or the grinding wheel. It’s your dresser. Selecting a better dresser and using it appropriately can have … Continue reading

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Meet Roy Auerbach — Our Man In the Southeast

Welcome aboard to Roy Auerbach, Meister Abrasives USA’s new sales engineer covering nine Southeastern states from Virginia south to Florida and West to Texas. Roy is a 20-year veteran of the precision grinding business, for many of those years representing … Continue reading

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Tom’s Trouble-Shooting Tips (August 2012)

Correcting Bore Taper Problems By Tom Cappadona Bore-Grind ID Taper is a problem frequently encountered after wheel dressing. CBN is notorious for this, because CBN does not like to be dressed. Right after dress, you may notice the part becoming … Continue reading

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