Device re-design resulted in issues with the ability to manufacture the key part of the instrument. Existing vendor base would not attempt to manufacture. Material: Tungsten
.0070 x .87” long in the middle of the part
Hold +.0000/-.0002” tolerance on diameter
Hold +/-.001” tolerance on length of .007”
8 Ra surface finish max
Resolution: A manufacturing process was developed that not only resulted in the ability to make the part, but withstood two part revisions that tightened tolerances to give the device an even higher level of function and reliability. Grinding discipline(s) that contributed to resolution: CNC Centerless, Precision Centerless, Swiss-Type Centerless
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In business for over 50 years, M&S Centerless Grinding provides precision centerless and cylindrical grinding solutions to more than one thousand companies around the world. We work closely with our customers to solve the manufacturing challenges presented by today’s extraordinary rate of technological change.
We have gained competitive advantage in processing the demanding parts integral to new designs of the Aerospace, Defense, High-Tech and Medical industries by continually investing in leading technologies related to machinery, inspection and abrasives.
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M&S Centerless Grinding, Inc.
258 E. County Line Road
Hatboro, Pennsylvania, US 19040