The Benefits of Horizontal Turning on a Mill-Turn Machine GROB G550T
At Stein Seal in Kulpsville, Pennsylvania, the nickname for the part is simply the “bell.” It is appropriate because this titanium bearing mount and seal support is shaped very much like a bell. Approximately 12 inches tall and 18 inches in diameter at the mouth, this aerospace component has a number of critical features deep within the closed end of the cavity, including bearing contact surfaces and undercuts. Tolerances on these features are ±0.0005 inch. These tight tolerances are necessary because these features interface with a precision bearing essential to the part’s function….