Knurls and Knurling Profiles

Knurls are dimensioned in accordance with ANSI B94.6 and are used to provide a rough surface for gripping, decoration and for a press fit between maintaining parts . Types of knurls are dimond, straight and diagonal. The operation performs for producing Indentations...

Knurling

Knurling is a manufacturing process, typically conducted on a lathe, whereby a diamond-shaped (criss-cross) pattern is cut or rolled into metal. More common than knurl cutting, knurl rolling is usually accomplished using one or more very hard rollers that contain the...

Key

In mechanical engineering, a key is a machine element used to connect a rotating machine element to a shaft. The key prevents relative rotation between the two parts and may enable torque transmission. For a key to function, the shaft and rotating machine element must...