CUTTING TOOLS

Workholding

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.

Medical

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. 
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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