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WHEEL. The punishment of the wheel was formerly to put a criminal on a wheel, and then to break his bones until he expired. This barbarous punishment was never used in the United States, and it has been abolished in almost every civilized country.

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Xu, "Study on wear of diamond wheel in ultrasonic vibration-assisted grinding ceramic," Wear, vol.
Now use a diamond wheel in a rotary tool or a 1/8-in.
The other point of view is based on the influence of the characteristics of the slicing machine on the slicing process, characteristics such as: the wear of diamond wheel, the resulted surface and main shaft vibrations (Fig.2.).
Safety is a priority when cutting tiles because splinters can fly off into your eyes, particularly when using a water-cooled diamond wheel cutter, which works at high speeds.
The films were polished using diamond wheel before the indentation and spallation tests of the diamond films.
A long life diamond wheel with a 2mm thick metal bonded diamond layer that gives the equivalent of three man years of grinding life is fitted.
We recommend in product literature that consumers send them back to us rather than go to another sharpening service because the knives require a diamond wheel for sharpening." She said it takes about one to two weeks for the knives to be sharpened and sent back to the consumer.
You should hire a water-cooled diamond wheel cutter which slices through tiles up to 50mm thick.
We all tend to get lost in a maze of doubt about what really makes one wheel "better" than another, when to use the various wheels, or whether we should even use a diamond wheel at all.