Chapter 8. High-Tech Machining of Magnesium and Magnesium Composites

  1. Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer
  1. K. Weinert,
  2. M. Liedschulte,
  3. D. Opalla and
  4. M. Schroer

Published Online: 22 JUN 2004

DOI: 10.1002/3527602046.ch8

Magnesium - Alloys and Technology

Magnesium - Alloys and Technology

How to Cite

Weinert, K., Liedschulte, M., Opalla, D. and Schroer, M. (2003) High-Tech Machining of Magnesium and Magnesium Composites, in Magnesium - Alloys and Technology (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602046.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Institute for Materials Research, Center for Magnesium Technology, GKSS Research Center Geesthacht GmbH, Geesthacht, Germany

Author Information

  1. Institute for Metal Cutting Manufacturing, Dortmund University, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUN 2004
  2. Published Print: 21 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527305704

Online ISBN: 9783527602049

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Keywords:

  • high-tech machining;
  • magnesium;
  • magnesium composites;
  • mechanical treatment safety engineering;
  • drilling;
  • mechanical load on the tool;
  • solid drilling;
  • reaming;
  • precision boring;
  • micro lubrication system magnesium MMCs machining

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Current State of Mechanical Treatment of Magnesium

  • Safety Engineering

  • Drilling

    • Mechanical Load on the Tool

    • Solid Drilling

    • Reaming/Precision Boring

  • Micro Lubrication System (MLS) for Machining Magnesium

  • Machining Magnesium MMCs

    • Experimental Constraints

    • Tool Wear

    • Mechanical Tool Load

    • Component Quality

  • Summary

  • Literature