CUTTING TOOLS

Cutting Tools

5 Rules for Driving Deep-Hole Insert Drills

A cautious approach, modern thinking, offline presetting and attention to coolant and chips unlock the potential of the latest replaceable-tip drills for deep CNC hole-making applications.

Cutting Tools

Walter USA's TC117, TC217 Advance Cut Taps Provide High Threading Productivity

Walter’s TC117/TC217 Advance cut taps provide high threading productivity in a wide range of materials.

Holemaking

Sandvik Coromant's CoroBore BC Performs Semi-Finishing and Chamfering

Sandvik Coromant’s CoroBore Boring Combination (BC) is designed for high-volume applications.

NEWS

Xometry Enters National Distribution Agreement with Mitsubishi Materials

Xometry Supplies will now allow users to choose from the full lineup of DiaEdge and Moldino cutting tools after partnering with Mitsubishi Materials. 

Turning Tools

Carmex's Diamond Turning Inserts Handle Difficult Alloys and Composites

Carmex Precision Tools introduces diamond turning inserts that are designed to enable users to machine hard materials faster than grinding or ceramics.

Cutting Tools

Kennametal’s Mill 4-12KT Features a Triangular Margin Design

Kennametal’s Mill 4-12KT tangential shoulder mills apply lower cutting forces and feature a triangular margin design enabling faster feeds without putting additional stress on the spindle, the company says. 

Turning Tools

Tungaloy's BXA20 T-CBN Inserts Resist Fracturing and Wear

Tungaloy has added 22 shapes and geometries to its BXA20 line of coated T-CBN inserts  designed for hard turning operations.

Turning Tools

Walter USA's WKV10, WKV20 Insert Grades Benefit Cast Iron Turning

Walter USA’s WKV10 and WKV20 ​​​​insert grades for the Perform line of turning tools are marketed as versatile and cost-effective for small- and medium-batch applications in cast iron (ISO K).

NEWS

Kaiser Thinbit Celebrates 55 Years

Kaiser Tool Co. has been at its current location in Fort Wayne, Indiana, for 25 years. 

Holemaking

Seco's GL Threading, Grooving Heads Enable Deep-Hole Turning

Seco Tool’s GL threading and grooving heads for Steadyline turning and boring bars enable deep-hole operations and reduce the risk of scrapping workpieces.