Boring Bar

Essentially a cantilever beam that holds one or more cutting tools in position during a boring operation.

Can be held stationary and moved axially while the workpiece revolves around it, or revolved and moved axially while the workpiece is held stationary, or a combination of these actions. Installed on milling, drilling and boring machines, as well as lathes and machining centres.


See also: Boring.

Previous PageView links to and from this pageNext Page

Subjects: Tools