More than a million fasteners are used in the production of a large airplane. What if you could produce a million fasteners in the time it normally takes to produce 125,000? With the GT-610 CNC from Glebar Company, Inc., you can!
Traditionally, aerospace fasteners go through a centerless grinding process to achieve the required diameter. Most of those processes are infeed ground at the rate of one piece per cycle utilizing 50-year-old technology...
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http://www.bluetoad.com/publication/?i=197639 (Jan/Feb 2014 pg 30)