Portfolio - face grinder

SPROCKET RETAINER FACE GRINDER

  • Design Problems Final Project

  • Created to address efficiency and safety concerns with existing sandpaper "face grinding" operation for sprocket retainer part

  • Assembly consists of purchased as well as designed/machined and printed parts

  • Machined parts designed in SolidWorks, machined on manual mills and lathes

  • Motor support brackets designed in SolidWorks, printed using 100% fill PLA on Snapmaker 2.0 for prototyping

Machined parts (Crank wheel, grindstone support, crank shaft, modified mandrel)

3D printed parts (forward/rear crank motor supports, top/bottom grinder motor supports)

Final assembly

Sprocket retainer part - test run

BEFORE GRINDING

AFTER GRINDING