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The MC025 Advance and MD025 Supreme cutters from Walter feature high cutting speeds, exceptional reliability, and universal applicability.
Improve roughing operations and achieve superior surface finishes without high machine power consumption with Seco Tools’ Double Turbo line of cutters. Double-sided inserts and superior milling grades significantly lower finishing cycle times.
Sandvik Coromant’s M5C90 milling cutter resolves the challenges of machining lightweight aluminium by roughing and finishing in one pass cylinder heads, cylinder blocks, and other automotive components formerly made from heavier cast iron alloys.
Hoffmann Group expands its family of high-feed-rate milling tools with the Garant Power Q Double all-round system. Three-part cutting edge increases reliability and productivity by reducing cutting forces and optimizing chip evacuation.
Founded in 1896, Bico Steel prides itself on being a value-add supplier of steel plate and forged steel blocks. Switching bandsaw blades helped the Michigan company prove its worth when asked to quickly deliver product for ventilators early in the pandemic.
Ceratizit offers the first standard FreeTurn indexable inserts for its high dynamic turning (HDT) system. The system greatly enhances the productivity of a single milling machine by combining multiple-propertied inserts with variable approach angles.
One-hundred years of innovation and precision are the hallmarks of EMUGE-FRANKEN, manufacturer of cutting tool solutions. In 1920, Founder Richard Glimpel started his company with one invention – one century and an acquisition later, his son leads a company employing 1,900 with sales representation in 52 countries.
Seco Tools’ Duratomic TM grades has thermal and mechanical properties as well as chrome-colored Used-Edge Detection technology to minimize waste. With new geometries and chipbreakers, three grades are tailored for distinct application demands.
Dormer Pramet has grouped an array of drills, taps, dies, reamers, end mills and rotary burrs for MRO applications. The program makes it easy to select the right tool for the material and operating conditions and includes some of their most popular drills.
The CoroDrill DS20 indexable drill from Sandvik Coromant offers reliability and predictability for longer tool life in four 7xD applications. Replacing the CoroDrill 880 and CoroDrill 881 tools, the DS20 can improve tool life up to 25 percent.
With the right tools and CAM software, toolmakers and mold makers can keep production capacity flexible and will be able to ramp it up by up to 85% as they restart after the coronavirus outbreak. Hoffmann Group USA’s director of milling explains.
Monaghan Tooling put a new spin on rush order when their distributor’s customer required a specialized burnishing tool for a ventilator component – deeply motivated team collaboration took the job from PO to machining floor in under 24 hours. Engineers determined that a flat-face, multi-roller burnishing tool was the ideal way to achieve the necessary fine micro-finish.
Amid Challenges, Majority of Metalformers Predict Little Change in Economic Activity
U.S and Canadian incoming orders expected to remain steady, according to the latest barometer reading from the Precision Metalforming Association.
U.S. Manufacturing Grows in September –– PMI Dips 0.6% to 55.4
The Institute for Supply Management reports that among the six biggest industries, food, beverage & tobacco remains the best-performing sector, with fabricated metal and chemical products growing strongly.