IJAT Vol.12 No.6 pp. 876-882
doi: 10.20965/ijat.2018.p0876


Monitoring of Rotational Vibration in Tap and Endmill Processes with a Wireless Multifunctional Tool Holder System

Ryo Matsuda*,†, Masatoshi Shindou*, Toshiki Hirogaki**, and Eiichi Aoyama**

*Research and Development Group, Yamamoto Metal Technos Co., Ltd.
4-7 Setoguchi, 2-chome, Hirano-ku, Osaka 547-0034, Japan

Corresponding author

**Department of Mechanical Engineering, Doshisha University, Kyotanabe, Japan

April 27, 2018
July 12, 2018
November 5, 2018
tap process, end-mill process, process efficiency, tool vibration process monitoring

We have developed a novel wireless multifunctional tool holder system to monitor the process vibrations of a rotating machining tool. The primary feature of the developed holder system is its ability to detect vibrations in three directions, two of which lie along the orthogonal axes, with the remaining direction of detection occurring along the rotational axis. This study aims to evaluate the vibrations induced by tapping and end-milling processes. It is demonstrated that the developed holder system enables the stick-slip vibrations induced by tapping and the chatter vibrations of end-milling to be monitored. Consequently, the developed holder system is found to be effective at estimating and improving the machining conditions that use a machining center.

Cite this article as:
Ryo Matsuda, Masatoshi Shindou, Toshiki Hirogaki, and Eiichi Aoyama, “Monitoring of Rotational Vibration in Tap and Endmill Processes with a Wireless Multifunctional Tool Holder System,” Int. J. Automation Technol., Vol.12, No.6, pp. 876-882, 2018.
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