HOLEMAKING

Holemaking

Spotting Drills Hold Tight Tolerances for True Centering

PMTS 2021: Scientific Cutting Tools’ solid carbide spotting drills feature a precise point angle which is held to a one-degree tolerance for true centering.
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Milling Tools

Advancing Cutting Tool Production with Electrical Discharge Grinding

A wider power range and new erosion control features enable users of ANCA’s EDG machines to more quickly produce cutting tools that last longer.

Holemaking

Allied Machine Expands Wohlhaupter Boring Tools Offered with Digital Readout

Allied now offers Wohlhaupter digital tools that have an external 3ETECH digital display for micro-precision adjustment. The display works with all Wohlhaupter tools.

Holemaking

Schwanog's Insertable Tools Hold Tight Tolerances

PMTS 2021: With its PWP and PWP-D insertable form drill system, Schwanog is said to address the problem of high setup times as the insert holder stays in the machine during insert changeover.
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Holemaking

Kennametal Introduces FBX Drill for Aerospace Machining

The FBX drill from Kennametal is designed for flat-bottom drilling for structural aerospace parts, combining advantages from a flat-bottom drill and a Z-axis plunge mill.

Toolholders

TungBore-Mini Boring Toolholders Improve Chip Evacuation

Tungaloy has released boring toolholders for its TungBore-Mini line. The company says these toolholders maximize chip evacuation for small-diameter boring contexts.

Holemaking

Tungaloy AH9130 Extends Life in ISO P, M and K Applications

Tungaloy’s AH9130 insert grade for its DrillForce-Meister line of exchangeable-head drills enhances tool life and wear-pattern predictability for ISO P, M and K hole-making applications.

Holemaking

Dormer Pramet HX Jobber Drills Boost Efficiency and Rigidity

Dormer Pramet's HX high-speed steel jobber drills feature a combination of substrate and drill angle that reduces thrust requirements and increases rigidity.

Holemaking

Allied Machine Expands Boring Line with Wohlhaupter VolCut

Allied Machine and Engineering has introduced the Wohlhaupter VolCut insert holder, which features a high cutting speed and material removal up to 2.755”.

NEWS

GWS Tool Group Acquires Taurus Tool & Engineering

GWS Tool Group has acquired Taurus Tool and Engineering, a manufacturer of precision custom round, HSS and carbide-step tools.