CUTTING TOOLS

Holemaking

Tongtai VTX Drilling, Tapping Machines Provide High Precision

With rapid traverse speeds ranging to 2,362 ipm (60 m/min) in all axes and acceleration of 1.2 G, Tongtai’s VTX drilling and tapping centers are designed for high-precision, high-volume machining applications.

Holemaking

Tungaloy Adds Fracture-Resistant Guide Pads to DeepTri-Drill Line

Tungaloy’s DeepTri-Drill line of indexable deep hole drills now includes FH3135 grade guide pads.

Holemaking

Monaghan Tooling's Top Speed Ring Reamer Enables Higher Feed Rates

Monaghan Tooling Group’s Top Speed Ring is a reamer designed to provide higher feed rates over traditional cutting rings.

Cutting Tools

Burnishing Face Mill Eliminates Manual Lapping, Polishing

Why task employees to polish large, flat metal surfaces? Try a machine tool with a diamond burnishing face mill instead.  

NEWS

Precision Cutting Tool Technologies Acquires Supermill LLC

The Connecticut end mill manufacturer was founded some 30 years ago. 

Cutting Tools

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.

Cutting Tools

Platinum Tooling Imports Henninger Speed Increasers

Platinum Tooling now imports speed increasers from Henninger.

Cutting Tools

Walter USA's MC232 Perform Milling Cutter Increases Edge Stability

Walter USA’s MC232 Perform series of solid carbide milling cutters feature a corner radius and reduced neck.

Turning Tools

Tungaloy Expands TungThread Line with 11ER Threading Inserts

Tungaloy has expanded its TungThread line of indexable threading tools to include 11ER external threading inserts as well as 8 × 8- and 10 × 10-mm square-shank holders

Turning Machines

Is Robotic Automation the Key to Drawing (and Keeping) New Employees?

Robotic automation is transforming a job that was perhaps a machine operator’s least-favorite work assignment into one that is not a heavy lift.