Acme and stub Acme thread milling cutters are available in thread sizes ranging from 1/4"-16 to 1" - 5. The tools are available in uncoated and TiAlN-coated micrograin carbide. Long and standard-length versions are available from stock. Advantages over tapping when cutting deep acme threads include reduced horsepower requirements and better surface finishes, the company says.
Editor PickGroove Milling Tool’s Large Flutes Speed Chip Evacuation
Designed for versatility, improved finish and longer tool life, Carmex’s additions to its groove milling line feature six flutes made of MT8-grade carbide with advanced PVD triple coating for high heat and wear resistance in high-performance and normal operations.