NomenclatureCarbide Tipped Dead centres
Carbide tipped Plain Centres
Centres for Grinding Machines
Description & FeaturesThe Our carbide Tipped Centres (CT) are made of alloy steel shank fitted with tungsten – carbide tips by brazing. The shanks are made of low carbon steel hardened to 40 HRC. The cones where the carbide tips are mounted are given a fine surface finish.
Common UsesThe Our CT Cetres are mainly used on grinding machines. On high rpm lathes use of these CT Centres are recommended.
Selection of CT centresThe selection depends on the spindle nose of a machine and carbide tip bearing area required area required for a job.
Care in useThoroughly clean the machine spindle nose before mounting the precision grinded CT grinded CT centres, to avoid damage.
Take utmost care to protect the taper portion from denting or bending, to avoid damage to the machine spindle.
Take care to mount the CT Centres perfectly. This will minimise runouts.