Thinbit, manufactured by Kaiser Tool Company, offers Design-A-Groove tooling, which can be modified according to users’ specific application requirements. Available configurations include face grooving geometry; full or corner radius; increased depth of cut; chamfering; chip control; top rakes; and more. Special toolholders are also available.
Editor PickCan Additive Manufacturing Increase Milling Feed Rates?
With PCD tooling, yes it can. The diamond cutting edges demand a large number flutes to realize their full effectiveness. Traditional methods for making cutter bodies limit the number of flutes, but 3D printing is delivering tools with higher flute density and other enhancements as well.