Tooling & Workholding

Cutting Tools
The broad category of “cutting tools” includes all of the consumable tooling involved in milling, drilling, turning and other lathe and machining center operations. Drills, end mills, taps, reamers and inserts are all included here. Consumable tooling used on certain other types of machine tools is included here as well. Also found here are toolholders and closely related accessories such as angle heads.

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A drilling solution improves the production of a component that is critical for correcting spinal disorders. Meanwhile, an apprenticeship program ensures that improvements like this one can continue into the future.

Video: Big Boring Operations on a Marine Prop Housing


East Texas Machine Works focuses on large-scale work. Here’s a video showing impressive boring operations on a marine component.

Video: Modulation Assisted Machining


This footage shows the effect of a techology that speeds and simplifies center drilling by oscillating the drill through many pecks per second.



Iscar Launches Grooving and Turning Tool with Side Clamping

By: Lori Beckman (editor)
Iscar has introduced the GEHSR/L-SL tool family for Swiss-type and screw machines.

Coming Soon: New Duratomic

By: Peter Zelinski
On April 1, Seco launches an upgrade to its well-known workhorse coated cutting tool line.

GenSwiss rotary broaching attachment

Rotary Broaching Attachment Enables Setup Flexibility

By: Edited by Stephanie Monsanty
GenSwiss will feature its rotary broaching attachment for Star SR, ECAS & SW series machines.

Horn M117P face milling cutter

Face Milling Cutter for High-Polish Milling

By: Edited by Stephanie Monsanty
Horn’s M117P face milling cutter is designed for high-polish milling applications.

Tungaloy inserts for DoOcto/DoQuad face mills

Positive Inserts Added to Face Milling Cutters Line

By: Edited by Stephanie Monsanty
Tungaloy has expanded its range of positive inserts for its DoOcto/DoQuad series of face milling cutters with two new types of eight-cornered inserts: the OWMT-ML and OWMT-HJ.


ERIX tool saves up to 90% of the manufacturing time on back spotfacing and chamfering operations.
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