Walter USA, LLC

Phone: 262-347-2400
Toll-Free: 800-945-5554
Fax: 262-347-2502

Please visit: Walter USA, LLC

Mailing Address:
N22 W23855 Ridgeview Pkwy. W
Waukesha, WI 53188 US

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Walter USA, LLC

Walter USA, Inc. offers an extensive selection of cutting tools for milling, drilling, turning and boring; and excels at creating specialized tooling for unique applications. Headquartered in Waukesha, Wisconsin; the company has a strong network of distributors and field reps across all areas of the United States, and into Canada and Mexico. The WALTER name is synonymous with productivity, thanks to more than 80 years of creating cutting tools and inserts that set new standards in production. WALTER is known for innovations like renown Xtra-tec®-drilling & milling-tool-line; with case histories illustrating up to a 100% increase in productivity as well as Tiger-tec® inserts, the world’s first bi-colored functional insert coating. As one of 25 subsidiaries of the WALTER global family, Walter USA, Inc. combines over 75 years of U.S.-based tooling production with the long-standing WALTER traditions of quality and innovation.

Product Categories of Walter USA, LLC

  • Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
  • Boring Tools for Turning Machines
  • Chamfering Tools
  • Collets for Toolholding
  • Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
  • Counterbores/Countersinks
  • Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
  • Diamond Tools
  • Drills
  • End Mills
  • Grooving Tools
  • Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
  • Milling Cutters
  • Milling Heads/Attachments
  • Reamers
  • Tap Drivers & Attachments
  • Taps
  • Thread Milling Cutters
  • Threading Tools
  • Tool Holders & Adapters
  • Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

  • ConeFit
  • Protomax
  • Prototyp
  • Quartec
  • Screw-Fit
  • Sky-tec
  • Stardrill
  • Tiger-tec
  • Titex
  • Valenite
  • Walter
  • XD Technology
  • Xtra-tec


As seen in PM

Tiger•Tec Silver HU6 Round Insert Boosts Productivity
Walter has introduced Tiger·tec Silver HU6, a round insert with a geometry specifically developed for medium and heavy-duty roughing of solid railroad wheels and other forged parts.

Titex X•treme DM Micro Drills Expands Line with Eight New Models
Walter has expanded its line of Walter Titex X·treme DM micro drills with eight new models, in drilling depths ranging from 2xD to 30xD.

Walter Adds 2 Geometries to its Tiger•tec Silver Insert Lineup
Walter has added two new geometries to its line of high-performance Tiger·tec Silver inserts.

Walter Cut UD4 Insert Geometry Boosts Reliability and Productivity
Walter Cut UD4, an insert geometry for radial grooving and groove turning in the automotive and metalworking industries, delivers maximum process reliability, optimum chip formation, high levels of productivity and reduced tooling costs, the company says.

Tiger-Tec Silver ISO K Inserts Boost Performance
Walter’s Tiger·tec Silver ISO K inserts are designed to boost performance and reliability in the machining of grey cast iron, ductile iron and high-strength steel alloys under difficult conditions.

Top Business Award Goes To …
This company was recently named a 2013 Top 10 Business of the Year.

Walter Titex Solid Carbide Reamers Heighten Workpiece Quality
Walter Titex reamers are solid carbide up to 13-mm diameter; above that size diameter, they have a solid carbide head.

Walter Named a 2013 Top 10 Business of the Year
Walter was recently named a 2013 Top 10 Business of the Year by the Waukesha County Business Alliance and media partner BizTimes Media LLC.

Personnel Changes in Response to Growth in Americas Region
Walter USA has appointed Kim Seidelman to managing director and Jeff Kraez to national sales director. Mr.

Paradur Short Chip Blind Hole Tap for Long-Chipping High Tensile Strength Tools
The Walter Prototyp Paradur short chip HT blind hole tap is designed to increase process reliability and quality when tapping long-chipping high tensile (HT) strength steels.

Walter Tiger∙tec Silver Turning Inserts for Steel Turning Applications
Walter’s Tiger∙tec Silver Turning for steel turning applications consists of three new grades and four new geometries.

Walter USA’s Ceramic Inserts Optimize High-Temp Alloy Machining
Walter USA’s ceramic inserts directed at machining high-temp alloys such as Inconel, Waspalloy and Stellite feature grades WIS10 and WWS20. Super alloys, because of the high cutting temperatures generated with greater tool stresses and increased tool wear, can be tough on carbide tools typically used to machine them.

Comprehensive Cutting Tool Catalog Covers Line of Rotary and Turning Cutting Tools from Walter USA
Walter USA’s two-volume comprehensive product catalog set covers its entire line of rotary and turning cutting tools.

Walter’s Prototyp Proto•max Inox Useful for Stainless Steel Machining
The Walter Prototyp Proto·max Inox from Walter USA is a solid carbide end mill that typically boosts stainless steel machining performance by as much as 50 percent when compared with conventional, universal solid carbide end mills, the company says.

Capitalizing on Manufacturing’s Vitality
Most sources indicate that manufacturing in the U.S. is on a very strong path right now.

ValCool Cutting Fluid Boosts Surface Finish
The VPLFC is the latest addition to the Walter Valenite line of ValCool cutting fluids.

Walter Grooving and Cutoff Inserts Come with Silver PVD Coating
Walter USA offers indexable inserts with the Tigertec Silver PVD aluminum oxide coating.

Cutting Tool Technology with New Grades and Geometries
Walter’s Tiger-tec Silver turning tool is designed to reduce crater and flank wear and plastic deformation.

Walter USA Adds Technology Center
Walter USA is planning to expand its facility located in Waukesha, Wis., by creating a new Walter North American Technology Center.

Solid Carbide Thread Formers Boost Productivity and Quality
Walter USA’s Walter Prototyp Protodyn HSC thread former is a solid carbide tool engineered to boost thread forming cutting speed, productivity and tool life.