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Description: This simulation shows the influence of the angle of attack, ?r on chip thickness hmax and the forces. Usually ?r = 45° (reduction in chip thickness), choose ?r 30° and 75° for surfacing, and ?r = 90° to cut a straight shoulder. When the angle of attack, ?r increases, provided feed rate and ap stays the same, the radial load, Fr and the chip thickness increases proportionally, while the contact area (between the part and the insert) is reduced.
Keywords: angle of attack • chip thickness • radial load • feed rate
Categories: Materials > Metals & alloys > Aluminium & alloys
Processes > Shaping > Machining
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Created by: Benoît Verquin, CETIM
Jean Saint-Chely, CETIM
Cheryl Anderson, The University of Liverpool
MATTER, The University of Liverpool
Contributions: Marc Ryckeboer, Sapa
Bernard Marandet, ALCAN Centre de Recherches de Voreppe
Published by: European Aluminium Association, Brussels
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Date created: 07 May 2004
Date added: 29 July 2010
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Resource ID: 3154