Grinding, Honing and Polishing

Grinding, Honing and Polishing

Paperback Workshop Practice

By (author) Stan Bray

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  • Publisher: Special Interest Model Books
  • Format: Paperback | 99 pages
  • Dimensions: 147mm x 206mm x 10mm | 136g
  • Publication date: 15 August 2009
  • Publication City/Country: Hemel Hempstead
  • ISBN 10: 1854862529
  • ISBN 13: 9781854862525
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Edition statement: Illustrated
  • Illustrations note: 73 black and white photographs; 12 scale plans & line drawings
  • Sales rank: 41,790

Product description

This latest volume in the Workshop Practice Series presents a general overview of the grinding, lapping, honing and polishing of metal, as well as the materials used to make grinding wheels, belts and papers. The uses of various machines and grinding mediums are described, including the off-hand grinder, modern miniature hand drill/grinders and toolpost grinders. There are also instructions for making a small barrelling machine and other suitable devices.

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Author information

Stan Bray is a model engineer of long standing and author of a number of books on model engineering and associated subjects. He was founder and editor of the magazine Model Engineer's Workshop, former editor of Engineering in Miniature, associate editor of Model Engineer and editor of several other magazine of related subjects.

Table of contents

Introduction and safety Abrasive materials Principles of grinding Off-hand grinders Surface grinders Cylinder & centreless grinding Gear grinding Belt and disc sanders Barrelling Tool post grinders Honing Polishing