Accession Number : ADD018522

Title :   Milling Machine Extension

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 31 Mar 95, patented 27 May 97

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Dube, Joseph H ; Tobiaz, Steven P

Report Date : 27 May 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A machine tool extension joins a machine tool to a spindle on a milling machine. The machine tool extension has an extension collar with a cavity therethrough and a mouth at either end for joining the collar to the milling machine and the machine tool. An extension shaft is disposed within the extension collar for mounting on the spindle. The shaft has a bar aperture extending axially therethrough. A draw bar is disposed within the bar aperture for holding the machine tool against the extension collar and shaft. The machine tool extension allows machining of parts with deep cavities.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *MILLING MACHINES, MACHINE TOOLS, MACHINING, MOUNTS, SHAFTS(MACHINE ELEMENTS), SPINDLES

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE