Thinbit has expanded its selection of Microbit solid carbide tools to include acme-threading profiles. The added tools are designed to cut thread sizes 6,10,12,14 and 16 threads per inch (TPI). They are equipped with geometry to cut a specific thread profile. Otherwise, the lather can be set to cut alternate thread sizes.
Editor PickPCD Face Milling System’s Diameter Cuts Large Parts in Fewer Passes
The KBDM polycrystalline diamond (PCD) face milling system from Kennametal is designed for high-volume machining, with standard sizes ranging from 2.5" to 8.0" (63 to 200 mm) and cutter diameters ranging to 21.5" (550 mm).