Custom Tooling, Workholding Help Whip Rotors Into Shape

Whipple Superchargers uses unique form tools and dead-length-collet workholding for its B-axis turn-mill enabling it to create more accurate rotors for its brand of engine power-adders.

Cutting Tools

Tungaloy Adds Grades, Geometries to Grooving, Parting Off Tools

Multifunctional grooving and parting-off line offers a wide range of insert and toolholder variations designed to provide maximum precision and longer tool life.

Cutting Tools

Suhner’s PolyDrill Multi-Spindle Drill Heads Offer Fixed, Adjustable Hole Pitches

Drill head line features nearly limitless maximum hole spacing, making them flexible for use in a variety of applications.

Cutting Tools

Sandvik Coromant Carbide Inserts Increase Tool Life, Performance Machining Steel

GC4415 and GC4425 carbide inserts are designed for external and internal machining of low-alloyed and unalloyed steels, delivering increased toughness, heat resistance and predictable wear.

Cutting Tools

Platinum Tooling Expands Tooling Options for Swiss-Type Automatic Lathes

Citizen tool program added to line of live and static tools for Swiss-Type CNC automatic lathes.


Advancements in Thread Whirling Tooling Technology

Many understand the advantages of thread whirling on a CNC Swiss-type. However, new tooling technology for this thread-machining process can further improve cycle times and reduce cost per part.

Cutting Tools

Precision Machining Technology Review: Cutting Tool Technology

Production Machining showcases some of the latest cutting tool technology from Horn, Heimatec, Big Kaiser, Tungaloy and Inovatools.

Cutting Tools

A New Approach to Turning

Ceratizit's High Dynamic Turning, combined with the dynamic FreeTurn tooling system, uses a turn-mill’s B axis or milling spindle to perform the turning process. 

Cutting Tools

Inovatools’ Primus End Mill Offers Optimized Chip Control

Aluminum Roughing End Mill features internal cooling and multiturning to deliver consistently quiet, low-vibration, energy-efficient performance at extremely high feed rates.

Cutting Tools

Tungaloy HPC SpinJet High-Speed Spindle Driven by Coolant

High-Speed spindle line utilizes a CNC machine’s existing through-spindle coolant supply as a pressurized power source, eliminating the cost and need of external air or electric power supplies