The versatility of the horizontal surface grinder can be extended by the use of accessory equipment. Several of these pertain to work holding and will be discussed in the next unit. Accessories that increase the grinding capability of the machine include the following.
Centerless grinding can be accomplished using the centerless attachment (Figure L-77). Parts are held between rollers and the grinding wheel. Diameters up to 5 in. can be centerless ground using this attachment.Center-Type Cylindrical Attachment