Y G-1 Tool Co.

730 Corporate Woods Pkwy.
Vernon Hills , IL 60061 US

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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

Cutting Tool Technology Aids Lights-Out Machining Applications

Cutting Tool Technology Aids Lights-Out Machining Applications
These features can help improve cutting tool stability, standardize cutting performance and extend tool life, enabling shops to confidently run unattended shifts.  

YG-1's Dream Drills Pro Optimized for Steel, Cast Iron

YG-1's Dream Drills Pro Optimized for Steel, Cast Iron
The Dream Drills Pro tools are made with micrograin carbide for core strength and longer tool life, and feature the company’s wave-shaped cutting edge to reduce cutting forces.

YG-1's ENMX High-Feed Milling Tools Provide Insert Clamping Security

YG-1's ENMX High-Feed Milling Tools Provide Insert Clamping Security
IMTS Spark: YG-1’s ENMX High-Feed Mill 4 is a series of small-diameter cutting tools developed to meet stringent demands of versatility, productivity and process stability.

YG-1's Fiberglass Routers Designed for Manual, CNC Cutting

YG-1's Fiberglass Routers Designed for Manual, CNC Cutting
YG-1 offers a series of four solid carbide fiberglass routers designed to handle machining of fiberglass and other high-performance fibers.

YG-1's SV-Point Spade Drill Enables Higher Feeds and Speeds

YG-1's SV-Point Spade Drill Enables Higher Feeds and Speeds
YG-1’s SV-Point spade drill inserts are said to provide longer tool life at higher spindle speeds and feeds than conventional spade drills.

YG-1's products.

YG-1’s Aerospace Tools Provide High Metal Removal Rates
Westec 2019: YG-1’s Aerospace tools include four-, five- and six-flute Titanox and V7plus A end mills for titanium.

YG-1 Blue Ring Tap lineup.

Tap and Drill Bundles Save Time, Money
Eastec 2019: YG-1 has announced a Blue Ring Tap lineup promotion featuring 28 different tap bundles.

Five Grades Added to Turning Insert Range
IMTS 2018: YG-1’s range of turning inserts has added five grades, on display with the company’s full lineup of cutting tools. 

YG-1 Tool Co. will display its V7PlusA and Titanox series of end mills at IMTS 2018.

End Mills Enable Trochoidal Milling, Fine Finishing
IMTS 2018: YG-1 Tool Co.’s V7PlusA series of end mills features four-flute and six-flute models.

Toyoda to Host Seminar at YG-1's North Carolina Facility
The lunch learning seminar will focus on prolonging tool life and maintaining accuracy when machining tough metals using YG-1’s cutting tools and Toyoda’s Stealth 1165 VMC. 

Jonathan Saade and Brian Rabe

Hi-Speed Corp. Now Represents YG-1 on U.S. West Coast
Hi-Speed’s decision comes after representing Widia-Hanita for more than 25 years.

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.

clamped parts

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.

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 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.

Drills
End Mills
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Taps
Toolholders
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