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Table 2 The dimensions of maximum chips produced during hobbing and the cutting condition required to produce the same chips in fly hobbing on the milling machine

From: Taguchi-fuzzy multi-response optimization in fly cutting process and applying in the actual hobbing process

Hobbing process Fly hobbing process on milling machine
Number of threads of hob Feed of hob (mm/rev) Length of chips (mm) Max thickness of chip (mm) Depth of cut (mm) Feed of table (mm/rev)
1 1.27 12.92 0.108 2.75 0.259