TURNING TOOLS

Tool Improves Efficiency for Cutting 4140 Steel

Switching from a cutting tool insert that produced 24 parts per cutting edge to one that produces 40 parts per cutting edge saved a shop time and money. 

Turning Tools

WhizCut’s WhizTwin Reduces Production Costs

EMO 2019: WhizCut’s WhizTwin cutting insert is said to reduce waste material by employing two cutting edges in the front for increased stability and strength.

Ceratizit Presents Team Cutting Tools and Turns Turning Upside Down

Luxembourg-based Ceratizit Group invited more than 50 journalists from 15 countries for their Open Days 2019 press event from May 13-15 to present the new Team Cutting Tools and its new turning technology High Dynamic Turning.

Turning Tools

Ceratizit Group’s FreeTurn Allows for 360 Degrees of Turning

EMO 2019: Ceratizit Group’s High Dynamic Turning (HDT) method combines its FreeTurn tooling systems with a turn-mill’s B axis or milling spindle.

Tungaloy Broadens its OD Toolholder Length Variations

Tungaloy is expanding its Turning-A series of OD turning holders to include short length holders.

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.

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.