Things to Know About Cam Grinding

Gaffney, James; Redington, Patrick D.
September 1998
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Sep98, Vol. 110 Issue 9, p48
Trade Publication
Provides information on the changes in the design and composition of camshafts, highlighting the increase of cam-grinding operations, which are being performed with cubic boron nitride (CBN) superbrasives and technologically advanced conventional abrasives. Requirements of camshaft grinding; Details on the arc of the contact between the wheel and the camlobe in camshaft grinding; How the arc of contact can be represented.


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