Phone: 82-53-760-7640
Fax: 82-53-760-7621

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Please visit: TaeguTec

Mailing Address:
1040 Gachang-ro, Gachang-myeon
Daegu, 711-865 KR

A Special Message from TaeguTec

TaeguTec Get Inspired!

From the spark of innovation to the cutting and shaping of the next masterpiece that betters our world. TaeguTec cutting tools remove the stress of manufacturing in order to create safe and reliable products.


Smaller and Stronger

  • Smaller insert size & stronger clamping technology
  • Next generation clamping system: Hook lever & T-type clamping
  • Excellent productivity and longer, stable tool life


The New Contect Mill2Rush for stable Machining & Higher Productivity

  • Economical 6 helical cutting edges
  • Rigidity due to 8mm insert thickness and angled screw clamping design
  • Chip splitter option for unstable cutting conditions


Ingenious High Productivity Solution for Large Diameter Holes

  • Double effective design for higher productivity
    • - Balanced cutting force
  • Self-centering capability
    • - Direct drilling without pilot hole
    • - Improved straightness
  • Precise 4-corner insert with wiper
    • - High accuracy hole & premium surface finish
    • - Cost effective solution

Company Profile

TaeguTec Ltd., formerly known as Korean Tungsten Co., is a multi-national industrial cutting tools manufacturer headquartered in Daegu, Republic of Korea. It is the largest industrial cutting tools manufacturer in the far-east, also Korea’s largest manufacturer of tungsten cutting tools and hard metal tools with the only integrated tungsten production from tungsten powder to cutting tool products plant in the world.

Founded as Sang Dong Mines in 1916, transformed into Korean Tungsten Corporation in 1952, to become South Korea’s primary exporter of tungsten and by the 1980s the biggest cutting tools provider supporting Korean industrial expansion. In 1998, KTC was acquired by International Metalworking Companies Group and rebranded as TaeguTec Ltd. Since then, TaeguTec has matured into a cutting tools multi-national corporation.

As a member of the IMC group, TaeguTec has experienced rapid growth from an exclusively domestic provider into a global cutting tools and industrial products provider allowing the TaeguTec corporate footprint to grow.



Product Categories of TaeguTec

  • Arbors (for Cutters)
  • Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
  • Boring Tools for Turning Machines
  • Chamfering Tools
  • Collets for Toolholding
  • Counterbores/Countersinks
  • Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
  • Diamond Tools
  • Drill Chucks
  • Drills
  • End Mills
  • Endworking Tools
  • Form Tools
  • Gear Cutting Tools
  • Grooving Tools
  • Gundrills
  • Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
  • Milling Cutters
  • Reamers
  • Slotting Saws
  • Taps
  • Thread Milling Cutters
  • Threading Tools
  • Threading Tools - Cutting
  • Tool Blanks
  • Toolholders
  • Tooling Materials, Carbides
  • Tooling Materials, Ceramics
  • Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

  • AluMill
  • ApexMill
  • BlackRush
  • C-Adapter
  • Chase2Ball
  • Chase2Feed
  • Chase2Hepta
  • Chase2Mill
  • Chase2Mold
  • Chase2Plunge
  • Chase2Quad
  • ChaseAlu
  • ChaseFeed
  • ChaseMill
  • ChaseMold
  • ChaseOcto
  • ChaseQuad
  • ChaseSpeed
  • CombiClamp
  • DiaMill
  • DrillRush
  • DuetBall
  • FineBall
  • FitBore
  • HardMill
  • H-Drill
  • Hexa2Mill
  • HEX-Turn
  • LionMill
  • M.Q.L. Drill
  • Mill2Rush
  • MillRush
  • ModularBar
  • MultiMill
  • QuadRush
  • RhinoRush
  • SolidFeed
  • StarMill
  • T-Balance
  • TB-Ream
  • T-Burst
  • T-Chamfer
  • T-Clamp
  • T-Click
  • T-Deep
  • T-Drill
  • T-Flextec
  • T-Groove
  • T-Holder
  • T-Hychuck
  • TM-Ream
  • TopCap
  • TopCut
  • TopDrill
  • TopDuty
  • TopFeed
  • TopMicro
  • TopMini
  • TopRail
  • TopSlot
  • TrioBall
  • T-Short
  • T-Shrink
  • TS-Ream
  • TS-Thread
  • T-Tap
  • T-Thread
  • T-Turn
  • TurnRush
  • VFIMill

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