In-Process Measurement Methods for Control of Workpiece Accuracy

  • T. Yandayan
  • M. Burdekin
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Summary

Existing techniques for the in-process control of the machined components, particularly in turning, before completion of the machining process, has been investigated. The methods developed for controlling accuracy of the workpiece, whilst the workpiece is in-situ, are described through representative examples. After evaluating the available methods, a new technique which measures the rotating workpiece diameter using a laser, is described.

Key words

In-process Accuracy Diameter 

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© Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Yandayan
    • 1
  • M. Burdekin
    • 1
  1. 1.UMISTManchesterUK

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