Grinding


With an extensive range of well-proven air bearing spindle designs, many to solve specific problems experienced by companies using traditional bearing systems, Westwind air bearings have proved successful even in the harshest of manufacturing environments around the world.

Typical applications include:
  • Bore grinding
  • Carbide grinding
  • Ceramic grinding
  • Die grinding
  • Ferrite grinding
  • Profile grinding
Features of using air bearing spindles for industrial applications include:
  • Speeds from 500 rpm to 200,000 rpm
  • Motor powers up to 20 kW
  • ISO taper automatic tool change options
Air bearing advantages:

High speed and precision rotation
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