Quick return mechanism is used in shaper machine - Manufacturing Processes - 2

Q.  Which type of mechanism is used in shaper machine?
- Published on 04 Aug 15

a. Indexing mechanism
b. Four-bar chain mechanism
c. Quick return mechanism
d. None of the above

ANSWER: Quick return mechanism


  • Pankaj   -Posted on 05 Nov 15
    - Shaper machine is operated by quick return mechanism.

    - Shaper machine tool has a reciprocating motion and mechanical quick return mechanism is suitable for the reciprocating motion.

    - Shaper machine with quick return mechanism is more suitable for removing large amount of metal, than the other machines such as milling machine.

    - The below diagram shows the working of quick return mechanism in shaper machine.

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