Bourbon With The Editor And Special Guest The Grinding Doc [Catching Up with Jeff]

Published Date
July 07, 2024 - 06:00:pm

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Welcome to a special series of 'Bourbon with the Editor' where we sit down with the legendary Jeffrey Badger, also known as The Grinding Doc, celebrated for his groundbreaking contributions to grinding technology and his engaging approach. Join us as we explore Jeffrey's remarkable journey—from his early fascination with grinding to becoming a global authority in the field. In this introductory episode, you will:

  • Delve into Jeffrey Badger's unparalleled expertise in grinding technology, gained through decades of research and practical experience.
  • Learn about the personal milestones and challenges that have shaped his career and perspective.
  • Discover the overarching goals and vision behind the 'Bourbon with the Editor' podcast series, where Jeffrey will share invaluable insights and practical advice.
  • Get a preview of the key topics and themes that will unfold in our upcoming episodes, alongside teaser tips that set the stage for deeper, more insightful discussions.

Grab a glass of bourbon and join us as we embark on this captivating journey into the world of grinding. This episode is just the beginning, and we're excited to delve deeper into the subject, bringing you valuable knowledge and practical advice in each installment of this special series. Stay tuned for future episodes where we will explore Jeffrey Badger's unparalleled insights into grinding technology, share practical tips for optimizing grinding processes, and discuss the latest innovations shaping the industry.

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Related Glossary Terms

  • grinding


    Machining operation in which material is removed from the workpiece by a powered abrasive wheel, stone, belt, paste, sheet, compound, slurry, etc. Takes various forms: surface grinding (creates flat and/or squared surfaces); cylindrical grinding (for external cylindrical and tapered shapes, fillets, undercuts, etc.); centerless grinding; chamfering; thread and form grinding; tool and cutter grinding; offhand grinding; lapping and polishing (grinding with extremely fine grits to create ultrasmooth surfaces); honing; and disc grinding.

  • shaping


    Using a shaper primarily to produce flat surfaces in horizontal, vertical or angular planes. It can also include the machining of curved surfaces, helixes, serrations and special work involving odd and irregular shapes. Often used for prototype or short-run manufacturing to eliminate the need for expensive special tooling or processes.


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