Iscar Metals, Inc.

Phone: 817-258-3200
Toll-Free: 877-294-7227
Fax: 817-258-3221

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Mailing Address:
300 Westway Pl.
Arlington, TX 76018 US

A Special Message from Iscar Metals, Inc.


Iscar Metals is an ISO-9001 and QS-9000 certified manufacturer that offers a full line of carbide metalworking tools. With over 50 years of manufacturing experience and offices around the globe, Iscar is on the cutting edge of metalworking through the design of its tools and the technical support it offers to its customers. Reducing machining cycle time is the main focus of Iscar’s high quality innovative products. Iscar continues to bring revolutionary new product lines to the market year after year and is able to help companies UPGRADE their tooling and increase their production. Through fourteen regional sites around the U.S., Iscar is also able to provide expert service helping customers save time and money. Iscar’s Technical Training programs focus on reducing cycle time and reaching maximum machining potential. Iscar invites you to UPGRADE to Fast Metal Removal (F.M.R.) tooling to reduce your cycle time and increase your production.

Company Profile

Iscar Metals Headquarters and Training Facility

Celebrating over 55 years of product innovation, ISCAR is a full-line certified producer and supplier of precision carbide metalworking tools. As a result of its high quality and original products, ISCAR is a world leader in major manufacturing industries, including automotive, aerospace, medical, die and mold, energy, heavy off-road and a variety of mass production industries. With an extensive product offering of cutting tools from parting, milling, drilling, reaming and turning Iscar provides tooling solutions for every application need. The newest most advanced geometries and grades are introduced to the market such as the new SUMO LINE. The company?s commitment to R & D is unsurpassed in the industry. Corporate initiatives are built by design to continually enable Iscar cutomers to Machine Intelligently.

Product Categories of Iscar Metals, Inc.

  • Arbors (for Cutters)
  • Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
  • Boring Tools for Turning Machines
  • Chamfering Tools
  • Collets for Toolholding
  • Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
  • Deburring Tools (Machine Tool Spindle-Mounted)
  • Drill Chucks
  • Drills
  • End Mills
  • Facing Tools/Heads
  • Form Tools
  • Grooving Tools
  • Gundrills
  • Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
  • Milling Cutters
  • Milling Heads/Attachments
  • Reamers
  • Slotting Saws
  • Thread Milling Cutters
  • Threading Tools
  • Tool Holders & Adapters
  • Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

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Small Inserts Reduce Cost
Iscar’s Flashturn Eco line includes small-sized Isoturn inserts said to provide decreased cost per cutting edge.

Face-Grooving Adapters Cover Larger Diameters
Iscar has expanded the application range of its HGAIR/L and HFAIR/L face-grooving adapters.

T-Slot Cutters Feature Spline Connection
Iscar’s SD-SP15 narrow slotting and groove milling cutters feature 1.25"-diameter milling heads with eight teeth ranging from 0.125" to 0.250" in width for maximum depth of cut ranging to 0.315".

Asymmetric Inserts Reduce Vibration
The HM90 ADCT 1505 insert from Iscar features an asymmetric shape with different helix angles on the two cutting edges to reduce chatter and vibration.

Tools, Inserts Improve Efficiency
Iscar will showcase tool families intended to increase profitability and improve efficiency under its HighQLine campaign.

Chucks Prevent Tool Pullout
Iscar’s Hydro-Sure adapter chucks for standard Weldon shank tools combine hydraulic and side-screw clamping to prevent tool pullout.

Milling Inserts Reduce Cutting Forces
Iscar will display its Heli IQ Mill 390 milling inserts.

Updated Tool and Insert Geometries Improve Efficiency
The HighQLine of tools from Iscar includes tool families intended to improve efficiency and profitability.

Mold and Die as Key Indicator Brings Forth New Cutting Tool Technology
As a single industry, mold and die serves multiple industrial segments. And with a global footprint that yields a high-pressure environment demanding the most up-to-date technology, it’s firmly established as a strong indicator of the manufacturing base.

Web-Based Application for Tool Selection
The Iscar Tool Advisor (ITA) is a Web-based tool selection software that bases tool selection on a mathematical algorithm to increase productivity.

Iscar Indexable Face Mills Offer Eight Helical Cutting Edges
Iscar’s Helido S890 FSN right-hand indexable face mills feature 88-degree cutting edge angles (2-degree lead) with eight helical cutting edges that can be used for depths of cut ranging to 9 mm.

CVD-Coated Grade Machines Stainless Steel
Iscar’s Sumo Tec CVD-coated grade IC6025 is designed for machining stainless steel at moderate cutting speeds during stable and unstable cutting conditions.

PVD-Coated Grade Cuts High-Temp Alloys
Iscar’s IC806 is a submicron grade featuring increased wear resistance and a PVD TiAlN coating.

Inserts Enable Wide Face Grooving, Turning
Iscar’s Mincut inserts and tools feature an expanded diameter range.

Boring Tool Line Handles Blind Holes, Deeper Bores
Iscar's Picco family of solid carbide inserts ease ID machining.

Deep-Hole Gundrill Enables Easy Head Replacement
Iscar’s Chamgun gundrill for deep-hole drilling enables drilling heads to be replaced while the driver is still connected to the machine.

Reaming Application Illustrates True Cost of Cutting Tools
Cutting tools have two costs: purchase price and combined cost of all time, effort and extra steps required for a particular tool.

End Mills Add Vibration Damping Features
Iscar has added to the built-in asymmetry of its EC-H Chatterfree solid carbide end mills to increase speed and process security in slotting and shoulder milling of ferrous metals.

More Effective Camshaft Machining
A leading manufacturer of high-performance valve train components installed a twin spindle/twin-turret lathe to bring camshaft machining work in-house. Here, the company explains how it has become more effective using its multifunction lathe to produce small batches of custom racing camshafts.

Grooving Inserts Feature Better Chip Control
Iscar’s TigerV-CW heavy-duty grooving inserts are designed with a chipformer to ensure better tool security, chip control and ejection in difficult grooving operations on carbon and high-alloy steel, even at slow speeds.