Kennametal Inc.

600 Grant Street
Suite 5100
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 US

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Derek Korn and Tony Stewart

Overcoming Racing CNC Machine Shop Challenges
Automotive racing teams’ machine shops are essentially job shops. An IMTS panel discussion I moderated highlighted ways Stewart-Haas Racing’s shop meets the challenges of a high-mix/low-volume machining environment.

Kennametal Harvi Ultra 8X

Helical Cutter Delivers High Metal Removal Rates, Low Cutting Forces
Kennametal’s Harvi Ultra 8X helical milling cutter was designed to meet high metal removal needs in aerospace machining as well as to provide machinists with a tool that can withstand higher cutting speeds but generate lower machining forces.

Kennametal hydraulic chuck extension

Hydraulic Chuck Drill Extensions Reach Past Fixtures
Kennametal’s line of hydraulic chuck (HC) extensions has been designed to enable drilling holes in deep cavities and complex pockets as well as reaching past clamps and fixtures.

Kennametal KNS Cutter

Slotting Cutter's Insert Positioning Extends Life, Accuracy
The Kennametal Narrow Slotting (KNS) cutter enables the separation of cast exhaust manifolds and steering components.

Screenshots of Novo and Mastercam

Imported Tool Assemblies Save Time in CAM Programming
CNC Software Inc. has partnered with Kennametal to enable users to import tool assemblies from Novo to Mastercam 2018, saving them time when searching for tools and giving them the ability to build 3D tool assemblies that can be brought directly into the CAM program.

Kennametal Duo-Lock modular end mill

Expanded Modular End Mill Series More than Doubles Options
Kennametal is building on its Duo-Lock modular end mill by offering more sizes, geometries and shank styles.

five-axis setup drawing

Partners in THINC Winter Showcase to Demonstrate Five-Axis Setup
The demonstration is intended to benefit shops that need to do five-axis work but don’t want to or need to incur the price of a dedicated five-axis machine tool.

Kennametal end mill with variable flute spacing

New Aerospace End Mill Design Results from Tool Standardization Contest
The latest version of Kennametal’s Harvi tool was developed through efforts aimed at a competition for reducing an aircraft manufacturer’s tooling choices.

a CNC controller

Knuth Machine Tools to Host Productivity Workshop
The event will focus on machine tool efficiency, highlighting Knuth’s machine tools and Fagor Automation’s CNC technologies.

KM4X systems

Stiffness Improvement at Interface Leads to Spindle Life Increase
How the tool was clamped affected the spindle’s life because of the way the user naturally attempted to overcome the stiffness limitation, says tooling company.

Mill 4-11

Economies of Usable Cutting Tool Edges
Recent introductions from a major cutting tool maker illustrate the engineering and application of tools designed to deliver an increased number of useful edges.

Solid ceramic end mill cutting

Applications Advance for Solid Ceramic End Mills
All they need is speed! Tools for roughing nickel-based alloys can be used in the same processes as carbide tools, just with high rpm and no coolant.

Kennametal Mill 16

Face Mill Achieves Full Engagement in CGI
Kennametal’s Mill 16 face mill is designed to tackle tough cast iron applications.

Kennametal Mill 4-11

Milling Tool Provides Essentially Stepless Pocketing to 6.5 mm Deep
Kennametal’s Mill 4-11 indexable milling cutter is designed to provide accurate pocket positioning and the free cutting action of a single-sided insert at a cost per edge similar to a double-sided insert.

Kennametal KBDM

PCD Face Milling System’s Diameter Cuts Large Parts in Fewer Passes
The KBDM polycrystalline diamond (PCD) face milling system from Kennametal is designed for high-volume machining, with standard sizes ranging from 2.5" to 8.0" (63 to 200 mm) and cutter diameters ranging to 21.5" (550 mm).

Kennametal Partners with EWS Tool Technologies
The live tool and tool block manufacturer’s U.S. subsidiary is Command Tooling Systems.

Kennametal Director of Global Strategic Pricing Receives Honors
The Manufacturing Institute presented Cheryl Bush with the Women in Manufacturing STEP Award.

New Website Publicizes Generic Tool Format Information
The Generic Tool Catalog was developed by Siemens PLM, Sandvik Coromant, Iscar and Kennametal.

complex part geometries

The ABCs of PECM
Kennametal is advocating Precision Electrochemical Machining (PECM) for lower cost per part, low electrode wear, fewer material hardness concerns and other benefits in producing complex geometrical shapes in metal.

Product Categories of Kennametal Inc.

Abrasive Flow Finishing Machines
Arbors (for Cutters)
Arbors, Expandable Workholding
Boring Tools for Turning Machines
Burnishing, Honing & Lapping Tools
Chamfering Tools
Chuck Jaws & Collets
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Jaw Type
Chucks, Precision
Chucks, Special
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
Collets, Solid and Master
Counterbores/Countersinks
Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
Deburring Machines
Deburring Tools (Machine Tool Spindle-Mounted)
Die and Mold Components
Drill Bushings
Drill Chucks
Drilling Heads/Attachments
Drills
Electro-Chemical Machines (ECM)
End Mills
Facing Tools/Heads
Fixturing Systems
Form Tools
Gear Cutting Tools
Grinding Attachments & Accessories
Grooving Tools
Gundrills
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Key Seating Tools
Mass Finishing Media & Compounds
Milling Cutters
Milling Heads/Attachments
Punching Tools/Dies
Reamers
Saw Blades
Software, CAD/CAM
Software, Other Manufacturing
Tap Drivers & Attachments
Taps
Thread Milling Cutters
Threading Tools
Threading Tools - Cutting
Threading Tools - Forming
Tool Conditioning Equipment
Tool Crib Control Software
Tool Presetters
Tool Repair, Coating & Treatment Services
Tool Storage & Handling Systems
Toolholders
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
Workholding, Custom

Trade Names

A2
A3
A4 Groove & Turn System
BEYOND
Dodeka
Hanita VariMills
HARVI
KDMB
Kenclamp
Kendex
Kenloc
KENNA PERFECT
KENNA UNIVERSAL
KenTIP
KM
KM Micro
KSEM
KSOM
KSOM Mini
KSRM
KSSM
Mill 1
ToolBoss
Top Notch
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