NTK Cutting Tools

Phone: 248-668-0100
Toll-Free: 866-900-9800
Fax: 248-668-0200

A division of NGK Spark Plug (USA), Inc.
Please visit: NTK Cutting Tools

Mailing Address:
46929 Magellan Rd.
Wixom, MI 48393 US

Product Categories of NTK Cutting Tools

  • Boring Tools for Turning Machines
  • Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
  • End Mills
  • Form Tools
  • Grooving Tools
  • Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
  • Milling Cutters
  • Thread Whirling Tools
  • Threading Tools
  • Toolholders
  • Tooling Materials, Carbides
  • Tooling Materials, Ceramics
  • Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

  • NTK
  • NTK Cutting Tools

As seen in MMS

Why Y?
Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Better chip control on Swiss-type lathes, for one. “Y” refers to the Y-axis/gang-tool-slide motion these machines use primarily to bring a different tool into position for a different turning operation.

Why the Y?
See how Y-axis toolholders enable Swiss-type lathes to realize better chip control.


  • Why Y?

    This toolholder takes advantage of a Swiss-type’s Y-axis motion to approach and engage the barstock from the side, which helps prevent “bird nesting.”