Walter USA, LLC

Phone: 262-347-2400
Toll-Free: 800-945-5554
Fax: 262-347-2502

Please visit: Walter USA, LLC

Mailing Address:
N22 W23855 Ridgeview Pkwy. W
N 22 W23855 Ridgeview Pkwy. W
Waukesha, WI 53188 US

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Walter Tooling Solutions

Walter USA, LLC

Walter USA, Inc. offers an extensive selection of cutting tools for milling, drilling, turning and boring; and excels at creating specialized tooling for unique applications. Headquartered in Waukesha, Wisconsin; the company has a strong network of distributors and field reps across all areas of the United States, and into Canada and Mexico. The WALTER name is synonymous with productivity, thanks to more than 80 years of creating cutting tools and inserts that set new standards in production. WALTER is known for innovations like renown Xtra-tec®-drilling & milling-tool-line; with case histories illustrating up to a 100% increase in productivity as well as Tiger-tec® inserts, the world’s first bi-colored functional insert coating. As one of 25 subsidiaries of the WALTER global family, Walter USA, Inc. combines over 75 years of U.S.-based tooling production with the long-standing WALTER traditions of quality and innovation.

Product Categories of Walter USA, LLC

  • Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
  • Boring Tools for Turning Machines
  • Chamfering Tools
  • Collets for Toolholding
  • Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
  • Counterbores/Countersinks
  • Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
  • Diamond Tools
  • Drills
  • End Mills
  • Grooving Tools
  • Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
  • Milling Cutters
  • Milling Heads/Attachments
  • Reamers
  • Tap Drivers & Attachments
  • Taps
  • Thread Milling Cutters
  • Threading Tools
  • Tool Holders & Adapters
  • Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

  • ConeFit
  • Protomax
  • Prototyp
  • Quartec
  • Screw-Fit
  • Sky-tec
  • Stardrill
  • Tiger-tec
  • Titex
  • Valenite
  • Walter
  • XD Technology
  • Xtra-tec

As seen in MMS

Deep-Hole Drills Avoid Pecking
Walter USA has added the Titex X-treme D40 and D50 to its line of solid carbide deep-hole drills.

Through-Coolant Capability Reduces Cycle Time
Aided by Walter Titex tooling and a new higher-rpm machine tool from Fryer, Toolmasters Inc. was able to cut cycle time on a complex die set.

Cutter with Grooving System Available
Walter USA will feature its new Blaxx F5055 slitting cutter, which incorporates a grooving system based on self-gripping, form-locking indexable inserts that provide cutting force for the tool.

Cutter Promotes Chip Removal during Deep Plunging
Walter USA has expanded its Proto-max series of high-performance solid carbide end mills with the Prototyp Proto-max "Tough Guys" (TG) end mills, designed for use with steel, stainless steel, cast iron and super alloys.

Product Spotlight Slideshow: Micromachining
May’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight covers machines and tools used for micromachining applications.

Micro-Drills Feature Internal Cooling
Walter USA has expanded its Titex X-treme DM micro-drilling line with tools in the 16×D and 30×D drilling depth ranges.

Inserts Boost Productivity in Cast Iron
Walter USA’s Tiger-tec Silver line of high-performance insert now includes the RK 5 and RK7 geometries designed to enhance cutting speed, reliability and tool life in ISO K (cast iron) materials.

Walter USA Announces Channel Development Team
The team will focus on the company’s sales channels, partners and overall sales force.

Successful Open House for Cardinal Manufacturing
Cardinal Manufacturing, a high school manufacturing program, raised more than $10,000 in a recent open house.

Inserts Ease Difficult Turning Applications
Walter USA offers a series of insert geometries designed to improve productivity in difficult turning applications.

Tool Selection System Available
Walter USA offers its Walter Global Productivity System (Walter GPS), a web-based tool selection system.

Tap Improves Thread Quality
The Walter Prototyp Paradure short-chip blind-hole tap from Walter USA is designed to increase process reliability and quality when tapping long-chipping, high-tensile-strength steels.

Inserts for Steel Turning Applications
Walter’s Tiger-tec Silver turning inserts are designed to reduce machining times and increase process reliability, particularly in steel turning applications, the company says.

Ceramic Grades for Super Alloy Turning Operations
The WIX10 and WWS20 complementary ceramic grades from Walter are designed for turning high-temperature super alloys such as Inconel, Waspaloy, Stellite and other heat-resistant materials that can create create greater stresses and increased wear in carbide tools.

Two-Volume Catalog on Cutting Tools
Walter USA offers a two-volume comprehensive catalog highlighting its rotary and turning cutting tools.

Insert Geometries Designed for Turning
Walter USA has added four cutting tool insert geometries to its Tiger-tec Silver for turning family.

Walter USA Opens New Technology Center
A new 40,000-square-foot technology center complements the company’s efforts to be a competency leader in the cutting tool industry.

Cutting Tool Technology with New Grades and Geometries
Walter’s Tiger-tec Silver turning tool is designed to reduce crater and flank wear and plastic deformation.

Walter to Expand North American HQ
Cutting tool manufacturer Walter USA has announced plans to build a new North American Technology Center at its headquarters in Waukesha, Wisconsin.  Featuring demonstration and application trial areas, the 40,000-square-foot facility will be designed to help educate customers, channel partners and employees on the company’s products.

New President at Walter
Milko Merlo has become president of cutting tool supplier Walter AG, parent company of Walter USA (Waukesha, Wisconsin). He succeeds former president Andreas Evertz, who will become president of Sandvik Machining Solutions, of which Walter is a part.   Most recently, Mr.