Precision Cutting Tools will introduce its High-Performance Machining Plus line of solid carbide end mills for aluminum applications, designed specifically for use with high-speed milling centers. According to the company, the tools are able to increase productivity while reducing machining time and spindle maintenance. The geometry of the end mills is said to improve tool balance for 33,000-rpm maximum spindle speeds, enabling advanced machining accuracy, chatter-free operation and quality surface finish. The end mills are available in two and three flutes with diameters ranging from ⅜" to 1", overall lengths ranging from 3" to 7", radii, ball ends and optional coolant holes.
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