Patent Number: 7,785,173

Title: Superfinishing machine and method

Abstract: A superfinishing system and method, wherein an abrasive is employed to process a workpiece, and wherein the system simultaneously mounts a plurality of workpieces in a diagonal turret, or mounts a plurality of different types of workpieces in a plurality of chucks for different operations thereon, or performs a plurality of different operations on the same workpiece without remounting. The system improves throughput by allowing flexibility in the operation and multitasking.

Inventors: Klotz; Norbert (Providence, RI)

Assignee: Supfina Machine Co.

International Classification: B24B 49/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018