Chapter 59. Ultrahard Abrasive Selection for the Grinding of Stainless Steels

  1. William Smothers
  1. R. J. Stokes and
  2. B. A. Cooley

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320280.ch59

Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 7/8

Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 7/8

How to Cite

Stokes, R. J. and Cooley, B. A. (1985) Ultrahard Abrasive Selection for the Grinding of Stainless Steels, in Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 7/8 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320280.ch59

Author Information

  1. DeBeers Industrial Diamond Div. (Pty) Ltd. Ascot, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374337

Online ISBN: 9780470320280

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Keywords:

  • grinding;
  • CBN;
  • carbide;
  • diamond grit;
  • ceramic

Summary

A program devised to examine the wet and dry grinding of a range of stainless steels using resin-bond diamond and CBN grinding wheels is discussed. The most suitable abrasive type for each material and grinding operation is suggested.