Downloads and Links

DL↘ Cubitron-II: Article in Welding Journal on triangular engineered-shape abrasive.

DL↘ Ceramic-abrasive article: Paper presented at the MSEC academic conference in June 2012 at Notre Dame on the correct use of ceramic-grit “SG” abrasives.
DL↘ The Book of Grinding: Sample pages from the 1800-page Book of Grinding, given to Dr. Badger’s customers and to attendees of his courses and clinics.
DL↘ The Grinder’s Toolbox: Demo version of Cylindrical-plunge grinding and Diamond-plunge-roll dressing in program to determine optimum grinding, dressing and cooling parameters.
DL↘ Grinding: A Pictorial Odyssey: Dr. Badger’s well-known article on grinding from the perspective of an electron microscope, published in Cutting Tool Engineering.
DL↘ Grinding: A Pictorial Odyssey, part II: The squeal to Dr. Badger’s well-known article on grinding from the perspective of an electron microscope, published in Cutting Tool Engineering.
DL↘ The Great Grinding Divide: Dr. Badger’s article presented at the Swedish Production Symposium in 2011 on the great divide between grinding in academic and grinding in real-world production.
DL↘ The Grinding Doc’s Interrogation Sheet: A detailed questionnaire about a grinding process. Typically filled out in detail and returned to Dr. Badger before a company visit or off-site consultation.
Link: Cutting Tool Engineering: Leading American trade magazine in the cutting-tool industry where Dr. Badger’s Ask regular question/answer column Ask The Grinding Doc column appears.
Link: Abrasives Mall: Site with information on the latest developments in the grinding industry.
Link: Finding Granddad’s War: Dr. Badger’s book on his search for his deceased grandfather’s buddies from World War II, Amazon.com listing.