Dapra Corporation’s line of carbide core modular extensions is available in three sizes to accommodate 3/4", 1", 1 1/4" and 1 1/2" modular head sizes. The carbide core enhances vibration damping capability while reducing deflection and improving rigidity. The extensions feature cylindrical shanks in standard inch sizes, making them ideal for milling chucks or standard end mill holders, the company says. Add-on extensions for an additional 2" reach are also available.
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This system allows shops to quickly transform the standard external-coolant live tooling heads on their turning machine turrets into those with through-tool-coolant capability.