Accession Number : ADD015733

Title :   Face Plate Adapter for a Machine Tool.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 24 Jun 92, patented 16 Mar 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Smith, Maurice A

Report Date : 16 Mar 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A face plate adapter for securing a tubular work piece to a machine tool for rotating said work piece about an axis comprising a face plate, an adjustable mounting assembly for mounting the adapter to a machine tool, and elongated nesting member extending outwardly from the face plate for receiving the work piece in a nesting relation therein such that the work piece extends outwardly from the face plate substantially along the rotation axis, and an adjustable clamping device for securing the work piece in the nesting member.

Descriptors :   *ADAPTERS, *FACEPLATES, *PATENTS, MACHINE TOOLS, TUBULAR STRUCTURES, CLAMPS, MOUNTS, MOUNTING BRACKETS

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE