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shrink fit

n
(General Engineering) engineering a tight fit of a collar or wheel boss on a shaft obtained by expanding the collar or boss by heating to enable it to be threaded onto the shaft and then allowing it to cool, or by freezing the shaft to reduce its diameter to enable it to be threaded into the collar or boss and then allowing the shaft temperature to rise
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It has a cylindrical shank ground to an h6 tolerance, making it suitable for shrink fit and hydraulic holders.
Elk Grove Village, IL, January 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Pioneer now offers a modification option on the company's End Mill Holders, Collets or Shrink Fit Holders that enables the holder to deliver coolant down the cutting tool flutes on solid cutters via custom Jet-Blast ports.
When I bought my first Levis I put them on and sat in a bath of cold water for a shrink fit.
I can envision 4 different attachment methods: Shrink fit, press fit, screw threads and some type of adhesive.
Several worldwide launches of new products are also anticipated at MTA VIETNAM2012, such as the launch of NIKON's new Laser Scanner, MST's Shrink Fit Tool Holder, GUHRING's high precision cutting tools and HEIDENHAIN's LC 200 Absolute Sealed Linear Encoder.
SKF has announced a new range of air-driven hydraulic pumps and oil injectors (THAP series) to mount and dismount a variety of shrink fit mechanical components, such as couplings, bearings, flywheels, marine propellers and railway wheels using SKF's oil injection method.
The product lineup features myriad tool holder types, including HMC and Mega Double Power milling chucks up to 2 inches diameter, Mega ER/Mega N/Mega E collet chucks, shrink fit holders, face mill adapters, Kaiser KAB adapters, and Mega Synchro Tapping Holders.
The HSK80F Shrink Fit Holders are designed for high-productivity machining of complex aluminum monolithic parts for aerospace.
Lyndex-Nikken's Shrink Fit Holders are designed and constructed for optimum accuracy, rigidity, and balance.
If the iron insert repels the aluminum, creating a gap between the two metals, this mechanical (shrink fit) bond is weakened.
To meet the demand for solutions that improve cycle times and productivity, Command has expanded its line of Shrink Fit tool holders and balanceable boring heads.