Seco Tools, LLC

2805 Bellingham Drive

Troy, MI 48083 US

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Company Profile

Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, Seco Tools, LLC is among the largest providers of complete metal cutting solutions for milling, turning, holemaking and threading operations.

Seco Expands Solutions for Hard Turning with New PCBN Grades

Seco Tools has expanded its family of PCBN insert grades to cover the entire spectrum of hard part turning applications.

New Seco End Mills Boost Material Removal Rates for a Wide Range of Materials

Seco Tools recently released two new solid-carbide end mills that significantly boost metal removal rates and offer exceptionally long tool life for a variety of today’s challenging workpiece materials.

New TP3501 Secure Grade with Seco Used Edge Detection

Seco Tools has expanded its family of Duratomic-technology-based TP grades to include TP3501, a grade that provides optimal application security.

Seco Increases Flute Options for Popular Jabro High-feed End Mill

Seco has expanded the high-feed machining applicability of its Jabro-HFM JHF980 solid-carbide end mill with new 4- and 5-flute options.

Solid-carbide End Mills with Smaller Neck Diameters Increase Application Range

The Jabro-Solid2 JS554 range of solid-carbide end mills gains further utility and versatility with smaller neck diameter options.

Niagara Cutter Stabilizer 2.0 Doubles Feedrates, Shortens Cycle Times

Niagara Cutter, a subsidiary of Seco Tools, LLC, recently launched its new Niagara Cutter Stabilizer 2.0 next-generation family of end mills.

New High Feed Cutter Boosts Material Removal Rates in Tough Materials

Seco Tools' High Feed 6 is the latest addition to the High Feed series of indexable-insert milling cutters specifically designed for difficult-to-machine materials.

Chrome is the New Black.

Seco's new Duratomic technology coating, featured on the TP2501, TP1501 and TP0501 steel turning grades, has a high-contrast chrome color that makes used-edge detection possible with the naked eye -- all without impacting tool performance or cutting data.

As Seen In Production Machining

R220.88 face milling cutter

Seco Face Milling Cutter Body Doubles Tool Life
Seco’s R220.88 face milling cutter family features inserts with eight cutting edges and optimized geometries that provide tool life and reduced cutting forces, with 88-degree lead angle that allows for large depths of cut with smaller insert sizes. 

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Seco Partners with University for Engineering Internship Program
Seco has partnered with FSU to offer local area engineering students a multi-year internship program. After an initial first-year internship, based on interest and performance they are potentially asked back for a second year and often offered employment.

Seco Tools Partners with University for Engineering Internship Program
Seco Tools has partnered with Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan, to offer local area engineering students an opportunity to participate in a multi-year internship program at Seco.

Seco Promotes Thomas Funke to Component Engineered Tooling Manager
In his new position, Mr. Funke will oversee a team of engineers to deliver complete component tooling solutions to Seco customers.

Olivier Branget, new addition to Seco's North American Applications Engineering group

Seco Announces Team Changes
Seco Tools, LLC continues to fortify its service and support team with the addition of Olivier Branget to its North American Applications Engineering group and with the promotion of Aaron Eller to product manager, ISO Turning and Advanced Materials.

Cutting Tool Consulting
Faced with a complex and challenging application, machine shops have a solid resource in cutting tool suppliers with engineering departments to help achieve their production goals.

Duratomic Cutting Tool Insert Grades Provide More Wear Resistance
The three grades’ application areas overlap, resulting in a seamless progression from inserts engineered for general applications at moderate cutting speeds to tools that permit optimization with higher parameters, the company says.

Seco Tools Names 2016 Manager of the Year
The award is given annually to a manager within the organization who demonstrates initiative and serves as a role model in the development of members of his or her team.

Seco Parting-Off System Optimizes Coolant Delivery
The Seco 150.10-Jeti system improves the heat removal process in high-speed parting-off applications, according to the company.

Seco Toolholders with Simultaneous Taper and Face Contact
The taper-face toolholders are designed for use with dual-contact spindle systems.

Video: Minimize Insert Wear with New Grades
Seco’s new series of Duratomic inserts featuring Edge Intelligence technology help decrease tool wear while covering the gamut of steel turning applications.

Seco Adds to Executive and Management Teams to Support Growth Plans
Seco has appointed new members to its executive and management teams. David Mrdjenovic is the company’s new director of operations, and Scott Hecht now serves as market channels and business development manager.

Thread Chaser Insert Holder Brings High Levels of Precision, Rigidity
Working in unison with top and axial clamps, the holder’s locating system uses two horizontally oriented pins that rest at specific distances from the bottom of the insert pocket.

Manufacturing Day Success
Across the country on October 2 this year, companies of all stripes opened their doors to young people in an effort to expose the next generation to career opportunities in manufacturing.

When Thread Milling Makes Sense
Threading a workpiece is a fundamental metalworking process that every manufacturing engineer takes for granted.

Steadyline Turning Bars Reduce Vibration
Seco Tools LLC is adding turning bars to this Steadyline line of damped tooling.

Seco Receives Supplier Excellence Award from AAM
Seco was presented the Supplier Excellence Award by American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM), a global Tier-One automotive supplier.

CBN600 Universal PCBN Grade for High Volume Roughing
The CBN600 universal PCBN insert grade from Seco Tools is for high-volume rough turning operations that involve grey cast iron, high chrome iron and high manganese steel workpiece materials. 

Seco Tools Appoints New Sales Manager for Round Tools
Seco Tools, LLC recently named Joel Radner sales manager for its round tools division in North America.

Seco Highfeed Cutters Deliver Increased Speeds and Feeds
Seco Tools, LLC expanded its Highfeed series of indexable-insert milling cutters to include the Highfeed 2 and 4.

Product Categories of Seco Tools, LLC

Arbors (for Cutters)
Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
Boring Tools for Turning Machines
Broaching Tools
Burnishing Tools (Roller)
Chamfering Tools
Collets for Toolholding
Collets, Solid and Master
Counterbores/Countersinks
Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
Diamond Tools
Drills
End Mills
Facing Tools/Heads
Gear Cutting Tools
Grooving Tools
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Milling Cutters
Milling Heads/Attachments
Reamers
Thread Milling Cutters
Threading Tools
Threading Tools - Cutting
Toolholders
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

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Indusetter®
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Pramet®
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Quattromill®
Radiabore®
Rigid-Fit™
Seco Application Suite™
Seco Cut™
Seco Device™
Seco Feedmax™
Seco Guide™
Seco High Feed 2™
Seco High Feed 4™
Seco High Feed 6™
Seco Plus™
Seco Point™
Seco Threading Wizard™
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Seco-Capto™
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