Y G-1 Tool Co.

730 Corporate Woods Pkwy.
Vernon Hills, IL 60061 US


A Message from Y G-1 Tool Co.

YG-1 continues to bring cost saving cutting tools & tooling into the market.

We export to 53 countries and have manufacturing in the United States, Ireland, South Korea and China.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

YG-1 Tool 4G and X5070 end mills

End Mills Cut through Hard Materials
Amerimold 2017: YG-1 Tool’s 4G and X5070 end mills are designed to cut through hard materials.

End Mill Offers Stable Roughing
Eastec 2017: The V7/V7 Plus A is a next-generation end mill from YG-1 Tool Co. designed to enable heavy roughing, slotting, ramping, trochoidal and profile machining at high performance and excellent chip control.

YG-1 Hosts Education Event on Grinding, Machining with Superabrasives
The event is scheduled for November 17-18, 2015 at YG-1’s Charlotte, North Carolina, facility.

People are Part of the Process for Machining Inconel
A Tacoma shop describes its winning strategy for efficient machining of Inconel. That strategy includes careful choices of cutting tools and cutting parameters. It also includes a healthy breakfast.

Custom Tooling, Support Offered
YG-1 offers a range of special and made-to-print high-performance tooling including end mills, drills, reamers and routers.

YG-1 Opens Technical Center in North Carolina
The center is intended to provide engineering, R&D, and educational solutions for customers in the Americas.

YG-1 Combo tap

Tap Reduces Oversize Threads
YG-1 says its Combo tap effectively eliminates oversize threading problems that can occur with high-helix spiral-fluted taps.

YG-1 X-Speed Rougher

End Mill Flute Design Reduces Vibration
YG-1 offers its X-Speed Rougher solid carbide roughing end mills.

YG-1 i-Xmill ball-nose and corner radius inserts and holders

Inserts and Steel/Carbide Holder Catalog
YG-1 offers i-Xmill ball-nose and corner radius inserts and holders.

High speed milling

Pushbutton Die Making
High speed milling let this automotive forging company reverse a decades-old practice and bring die making back in house.

hard-milled steel workpieces

For Easier Turnaround...Hard Milling
By using milling in place of EDM, this mold shop delivers finished work to customers days sooner.

Product Categories of Y G-1 Tool Co.

End Mills
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

Alu Power
Blue Ring Taps
D Power
Dream Drills
Hardslick Taps
Jet Power
Tank Power
V7 Mill
X Power
X5070 End Mills