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Portable Slot-Sizing Tool
Author and Affiliation:
Zuver, Nelson T.(Rockwell International Corp.)
Abstract: Portable milling tool consisting of air-motor-driven cutter held in adjustable moving slide made possible local removal of chromium plating in close-tolerance, onsite remachining and sizing of half-hole slots on longeron bridges. Made from commercially available parts, including air motor capable of variable speeds up to 900 rpm, ball end mill, revolving handle, two miter gears, and ball slide. Adaptation of portable sizing tool useful for field modification of such large equipment as trucks, aircraft, and ships.
Publication Date: May 01, 1987
Document ID:
19870000251
(Acquired Nov 04, 1995)
Accession Number: 87B10251
Subject Category: FABRICATION TECHNOLOGY
Report/Patent Number: MSC-21088
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 11; 5; P. 72
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA Johnson Space Center; Houston, TX, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: METAL CUTTING; MILLING (MACHINING); SIZING (SHAPING)
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
Availability Notes: Additional information available through: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV 26003, (Tel: 1-800-678-6882).
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