Customer Applications Case Examples - Grinding


Customer Industry/Description of Problem

  • Manufactures spun metal components for aerospace applications
  • Processing of jet engine nacelle requires (3) separate manual precision grinding tasks that total 8 hours

Known Data regarding the Application

  • Use of Dotco pneumatic sander
  • 8 –hour grind time per part

Solutions Considered

  • Implement a larger electric grinder
  • zeroG®4 on a master tool stand

Reasons for Final Solution Selection

  • Provided the use of a heavier more efficient tool
  • Cycle time reduction and sanding pad reduction

Customer Benefits (ROI)