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This is an outstanding format for roughing deep cuts while speeding up machining time.
Solution Ware Corporation's Geopath plunge roughing feature gives users the ability to do the above with more control than previous systems, which allows for more uses:
This provides an efficient roughing process since the roughing line can be optimized, but it has the disadvantage of requiring a complex set of plumbing and valving.
Roughing directly through the turbo or drag pump can be simple in terms of hardware, but it can also present some performance problems.
A new line of diamond wheels for roughing and finishing polycrystalline diamond and cubic boron carbide cutting tools has been developed by Norton Company.
New Norton VRF bonded diamond wheels eliminate the need to use a two-wheel roughing and finishing operation to sharpen polycrystalline cutting tools.