Recent Developments in Ultrasonic Metalworking Processes 640149
The uses of ultrasonic motors for industrial processing are briefly presented, dividing such processing into continuous and intermittent types. The main emphasis is on a review of metalworking applications and studies. Government sponsored and industry sponsored areas are covered. The applications discussed include single-point tool machining, ultrasonic milling, broaching, lapping and honing, metal forming, and joining.