Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1007/s001700200128
Title: Effect of high-pressure coolant on machining performance
Authors: Senthil Kumar, A. 
Rahman, M. 
Ng, S.L.
Keywords: Chip shape
Cutting force
High-pressure coolant
Surface finish
Tool wear
Issue Date: 2002
Citation: Senthil Kumar, A., Rahman, M., Ng, S.L. (2002). Effect of high-pressure coolant on machining performance. International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 20 (2) : 83-91. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1007/s001700200128
Abstract: Machining of hardened steel and other difficult-to-cut materials requires instant heat transfer from the cutting edge of the tool to improve tool life. Supply of high-volume and high-pressure coolant often provides the best answer. This paper deals with an experimental investigation on the effect of high-pressure coolant on workpiece hardness, comparing it with dry cut and conventional coolant. The effectiveness of high-pressure coolant is evaluated in terms of improvement of surface finish, reduction in tool wear and cutting forces, and control of chip shape. It is found that the cutting force is reduced, surface finished improved, and chip width is reduced with the use of high-pressure coolant.
Source Title: International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/60046
ISSN: 02683768
DOI: 10.1007/s001700200128
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