Capstone Project: Spin Tester

The team analyzed modes of vibration and potential failure in a spin tester used to dynamically evaluate large and heavy abrasive grinding wheels. The intent of the project was to explore ways to increase machine throughput by altering the testing protocols.

Cory Hoi, Zachary Celia, and David Markt

Faculty advisor:

Dr. Wenzhen Huang

Team:

David Markt (leader), Mechanical Engineering
Cory Hoi, Mechanical Engineering
Zachary Celia, Mechanical Engineering

Sponsor:

Saint-Gobain Abrasives

Abstract:

The team analyzed modes of vibration and potential failure in a spin tester used to dynamically evaluate large and heavy abrasive grinding wheels. The intent of the project was to explore ways to increase machine throughput by altering the testing protocols.

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Mechanical Engineering


Category - Capstone Projects