Tap Flute Design Promotes Chip Control
OSG's Exotap A-Tap series is designed to achieve better chip evacuation, especially during blind hole tapping.
OSG's Exotap A-Tap series is designed to achieve better chip evacuation, especially during blind hole tapping. According to the company, the all-purpose taps’ variable helix flute geometry stabilizes chip evacuation by producing tightly compacted chips. The taps are constructed with powdered high speed steel and a V coating to accommodate a range of cutting conditions. Designed for sharpness, the A-Tap is suitable for machining general, stainless and mild steel.
Editor PickChamber Burnishing Tools for Low-, High-Volume Production
Eastec 2017: Cogsdill Tool Products’ line of chamber burnishing tools (CBTs) offers a standard system for burnishing seven popular handgun chamber calibers and seven rifle chamber calibers.