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Title: Precision Machining and Measuring in Microinches

This historical film shows early technological advances in machining at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, TN. The introduction of the air bearing spindle was revolutionary and resulted more »in the ability to machine tolerances to within micro inches.« less
Title: Precision Machining and Measuring in Microinches
Publication Date: 2011-10-03
OSTI Identifier: 1363789
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Y-12 (Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant (Y-12), Oak Ridge, TN (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 42 ENGINEERING ; AIR BEARING SPINDLE ; MACHINE TOOLING ; MACHINES ; HEAT SENSOR ; AIR LUBRICATION ; GRAPHITE PADS ; THRUST BEARINGS ; FILTER ; BEARING PADS ; WORK SPINDLES
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:09:35
System Entry Date: 2017-06-16