Big Kaiser's Fullcut Mill Contact Grips Feature Threaded Coupling System
Big Kaiser’s Fullcut mill contact grip endmill permits easy indexing of cutter heads while maintaining rigidity and accuracy.
Big Kaiser’s Fullcut Mill contact grip end mill permits easy indexing of cutter heads while maintaining rigidity and accuracy. With the addition of the Fullcut Radius Mill (FRM) and the Ball End Mill (BE), the Fullcut series features four connection sizes and seven cutter types.
The dual-contact grip threaded coupling system is said to achieve machining capacity close to that of integrated types. The taper and flange face make close contact for a solid connection, and one holder can be used with multiple heads.
The FRM is designed for ramping and helical milling applications, and includes round inserts with high rake for low cutting resistance. The solid carbide BE is CrN-coated for better wear resistance and is available with two or three flutes in diameters of 16, 20 or 25 mm.
Other cutters in this series, like the Fullcut Mill FCM-type for profile milling, are designed to perform sharp cutting with low cutting resistance because of the dual-contact
Also available are three chamfering options: the C-cutter Mini for transverse chamfering, the C-cutter for plunge chamfering and the C-cutter Universal for adjustable-angle chamfering.
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