The Thinbit Mini-Bore series now includes a carbide bar with a minimum bore of 0.160". Inserts are available in two grades of submicron grain carbide with TiN, TiCN, TiAIN and diamond coatings.
Additionally, the company has expanded the line to include carbide trigon bars, which are said to yield improved surface finishes, deep cutting depths and long extension ratios. These bars are available in 3/16", 1/4" and 3/8" diameters for WCGT style 0.156", 0.187" and 0.250" IC inserts.
Editor PickSteel Milling Grade Now Available for Use with CoroMill QD and 331 Groove Milling Cutters
Already available for use with CoroMill 390, CoroMill 490 and CoroMill 495 shoulder and chamfer milling systems, this expansion of the application area makes the benefits of Zertivo technology, such as long tool life and secure machining, available to a wider user profile, the company says.