Smiths Machine Adds State-of-the-Art Precision Grinder

Smiths Machine has added advanced grinding technology to its array of state-of-the-art machines.

The ELB-America BD 10 STC Grinder offers both manual grinding as well as fully automated grinding cycles for mass production.

The BD 10 STC features automatic sequence control for roughing, finishing and sparking out. It allows for multiple plunge cuts, surface grinding with continuous infinitely adjustable cross feed speed.

New technology allows the Grinder to automatically compensate the dressing amount and the wheel wear. Stop of in-feed when reaching required dimension, adjustable spark out strokes for roughing and finishing.

With its microgranite base provides a ridge and stable base for ultra precision.

Smiths CFO Tim Smith says the addition of the precision grinder further enhances the company’s capabilities.

“Smiths Machine is committed to maintaining the latest and best technologies across a broad array of capabilities. The addition of this particular machine provides us with precisely that with regard to precision grinding,” Mr. Smith said.