The Computer Simulation of Electrochemical Shaping Processes

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 170)

Abstract

Electrochemical machining (ECM) is an important manufacture technology in machining difficult-to-cut materials and to shape complicated contours and profiles with high material removal rate without tool wear and without inducing residual stress. This paper presents the physical and mathematical models on the basis of which of the simulation process module in the computer-aided engineering system (CAE–ECM) for ECM has been developed. The results of computer simulation of electrochemical sinking and examples of CAE–ECM system application are discussed.

Keywords

Dissolution Electrochemical ECM Machining Modeling Simulation Sinking 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of AviationWarsawPoland

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