A five degrees of freedom analysis of vibrations in precision spindles

R. Aini, H. Rahnejat, R. Gohar

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This paper outlines a five degrees of freedom model of a rigid shaft supported by a pair of angular contact ball bearings. The model simulates an existing precision grinding machine tool spindle. It enables the study of various loading arrangements to be carried out.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-18
Number of pages18
JournalInternational Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

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