Fives offers a wide range of high profile grinding machines for all surface grinding needs, based on over 90 years of experience and development in the high precision grinding sector.
Surface grinding is a widely used abrasive machining process in which a spinning wheel covered in rough particles (grinding wheel) cuts chips of metallic or nonmetallic substance from a workpiece, to produce a smooth finish on flat surfaces.
Surface grinding is the most common of the grinding operation. It is a finishing process that uses a rotating abrasive wheel to smooth the flat surface of metallic or nonmetallic materials, to give them a more refined look or to attain a desired surface for a functional purpose. Typical workpiece materials include cast iron and mild steel. Other materials are aluminum, stainless steel, brass, some plastics, ceramics and composite materials.
Giustina has installed more than 2000 grinding machines worldwide.