Creep Feed Grinders

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Creep Feed Grinding Machine cuts cycle times.

April 4, 2013

Based on Moving-Wheel-Head concept, Micron Macro Machine is designed for Creep Feed-Profile and High Efficiency Deep Grinding. All linear movements are performed by grinding head, providing optimum force distribution with minimal thermal variation. Torque tube design guarantees vibration dampening and thermal stability. Available with different spindle speeds and power ranges to match application, Micron Motion can be automated with robotic loading and unloading. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Micron Creep-Feed-Grinder: High Performance CBN-Rotor Grinding on Micron Machines

July 11, 2011

The New Micron Macro-S Achieves up to a 30% Reduction in Cycle Time Compared with Competitors' Grinding Processes RENDSBURG, Germany - Peter Wolters GmbH, a manufacturer of high-precision machine tools headquartered in Rendsburg, Germany, today announced the release of its new MICRON Macro-S tool for CBN rotor grinding. Gerotors are used widely today throughout the industry, and are produced...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Grinder targets creepfeed applications.

June 27, 2006

Equipped with SMART control running on Windows platform, 24 in. Smart CNC Grinder offers conversational surface, criss-cross, plunge, and profile grinding modes as well as 4 types of wheel dressing models and range of factory-programmed canned cycles. Simulation mode allows users to simulate grinding path and dressing cycles by turning MPG handwheel. Offered with 24 x 40, 24 x 60, or 24 x 80 in. table, machine features 16 x 3 x 5 in. wheel, 25 hp spindle, and double V longitudinal slideways. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Creep Feed Grinder Retrofit Saves Money, Improves Production

April 25, 2006

Date: March 15, 2006 The situation was not a good one. The Honeywell Engine and Systems facility in Greer, South Carolina had three creep feed grinders controlled by PLCs with positioning capability. The machines had become prone to failures and crashes. Two of the machines were no longer in use, as a result. The decision was made to retrofit all the machines with CNCs and the customer...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Grinder provides creepfeed and flat surface grinding.

March 5, 2004

Suited for single-piece and batch production, Precimat 306 CNC features 300 x 50 x 76.2 mm grinding wheel, grinding range of 600 x 300 mm, and 5.9 kW variable-speed main spindle that achieves speeds from 5,100 rpm. Linear guideways in all axes consist of 6-row ball bearing systems. Work area is entirely enclosed to contain high-pressure coolant. Siemens 840 D CNC control provides 26.4 cm color flat screen with menu bars, softkeys, and Windows(TM) GUI. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinder provides creep feed and flat surface grinding.

December 10, 2002

Planomat Universal Surface/Profile Grinder is assembled from base modules, including machine bed, column, wheelhead and machine table. Linear guideways in all axes consist of 6-row ball and 4-row roller bearing systems. Grinding range is 800 x 400-2,000 x 600 mm, and grinding wheel is 400 x 80 x 127 mm. Variable speed, 18 kW main spindle achieves speeds to 6,000 rpm. GE Fanuc 18i CNC control includes color flat screen, softkeys, and Windows(TM) graphic user interface. Read More