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Horizontal I.D. Honing of a Bracket for the Aerospace Industry

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CT Hone, Inc. was approached by an aerospace company to I.D. hone a .7750" hole in a 11.540" long, steel and titanium Bracket.  We used Sunnen honing machines & tooling and throughout the process, we held a microfinish of 63.

To learn more about this I.D. honing project, please see the details below.  For more information about our other services, please contact CT Hone, Inc.

Horizontal I.D. Honing Bracket Project Highlights

Product Name
I.D. Honing of a Bracket

Product Description
We had to hone a hole within this bracket.
Capabilities Applied/Processes
Horizontal I.D. Honing

Equipment Used to Hone Part
Sunnen Horizontal Honing Machines & Tooling
Overall Part Dimensions
I.D. of Honed Hole:
  • .7750"
  • Length:  11.540"
Tightest Tolerances
  • + .0005"
  • True Position of .010"
Material of Component
Maximum Material Finish
63 Microfinish

In Process Testing/Inspection Performed
  • Dimensional inspection with Sunnen gages
  • Surface finish inspection with Bendix profilometer
Industry for Use

Standards Met
  • Customer supplied operation sheet
  • 2D CAD drawing