HOLEMAKING

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Horn's Supermini Gets an Insert Geometry for Drilling, Boring, Face Turning and Skimming

Designed for the Supermini tool system, Horn’s HP geometry is suitable for drilling, boring, face turning and skimming.

Holemaking

Improving Peck Drilling Canned Cycles

Most CNCs don’t have a canned cycle for machining deep holes into malleable materials. Here’s what you do.
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Holemaking

Sunnen's DirectDex Deep-Hole Drilling System for Heat-Resistant Superalloys

Sunnen Products Co.’s DirectDex series of drill heads, inserts and pads are said to be directly interchangeable with Sandvik deep-hole drilling tools.

Turn/Mill

Multitasking Machining Center Cuts Process Steps as Well as Metal

Consistent queue delays between the lathe and the drilling machine led Koso KentIntrol to purchase a multitasking machine from Starrag that was capable of doing both. 
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Mapal's EasyAdjust System Simplifies External Reaming Setup

Mapal’s EasyAdjust (EA) tool system is designed for external reaming for machining of small outer diameters.

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Sandvik Coromant's CoroBore 825 Uses Special Damper Technology

Sandvik Coromant’s updated CoroBore 825 fine boring tool applies the company’s Silent Tools technology, with dampers dimensioned specifically to suit every adapter size in the assortment.

NEWS

Emuge to Host Cutting Tech Expo in November

The event will offer tours of Emuge’s newly expanded facility, introductions to the company’s tapping and milling tool technology, as well as live machining demonstrations.

Holemaking

Walter USA's DC160 X-treme Evo Advance Enables Precision Drilling

The DC160 X-treme Evo Advance solid carbide universal drill from Walter USA is designed for high positioning accuracy with a thinner web at the point and advanced positioning of the margins for hole guidance.

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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.

NEWS

Rockford Systems Launches New Remote Safeguarding Assessment Service

The Remote Safeguarding Assessment service is available for machinists with basic cutting and turning machines, including drill presses, vertical mills, grinders, small lathes, saws, sanders and riveters.
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