Walter USA has added polycristalline diamond (PCD) grooving inserts to its Walter Cut GX grooving system.
Automation inside deep-hole drilling machines can be more valuable than part handling outside of them.
Charlie Novak Jr. previously spent seven years with Fives Landis – Citgo Diamond as a product manager.
The design freedom of additive manufacturing delivers increased performance to cutting tools. At the world’s leading exposition for machine tools, I saw various examples of this.
The double-sided SNGX11 insert from Dormer Pramet is capable of high-feed milling with a depth of cut ranging to 0.07".
Kennametal’s KBH10B and KBH20B grades, designed for hard turning, are available in double-sided inserts for materials as hard as 65 HRC.
Along with switching to a different milling tool to improve surface finishes on aluminum parts, Alupress also employed Mapal's Uniset-P setting fixture to make the process reliable and efficient.