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Walter’s MU5 is a wear-resistant turning insert that improves chip breakage and expands tool life.
Capto toolholders and insert widths expand applications for users of the Cut MX grooving system. The TC410 Advance HSS-E thread former can be used universally for blind and through-hole threads in most materials.
Sandvik Coromant’s solid carbide drills – the CoroDrill 860 with -SM geometry, the CoroDrill 860 with -GM geometry, and the CoroDrill 863 with -O geometry – improve consistency and performance on workpieces made from challenging materials such as heat-resistant super alloys (HRSAs), titanium alloys, and composites.
Entries were judged on surface finish, specified nominal tolerance, tightest tolerance, and level of complexity.
Walter USA products come in three designations: Perform indicates
an economical solution, Advance tools balance price and performance, Supreme indicates the highest level of technology and performance available. The MC232 Perform cutter’s corner radius improves approaches, tool life, and edge stability.
The ST540 5-flute solid carbide end mill is the latest addition to Seco Tools’ expanded Niagara Cutter Stabilizer product family. Together, they comprise an all-in-one solution for roughing and finishing that’s equally effective with all material types, from steel to cast iron and stainless steels to superalloys.
New geometry inserts are introduced for the CoroMill 311 from Sandvik Coromant. The latest additions will benefit the automotive, aerospace, and oil and gas sectors.
Along with extremely heat-resistant coatings and special carbide substrates, Mapal’s OptiMill-3D solid carbide milling cutters are characterized by the dimensions and geometries specifically adapted to mold making.
A 4-flute, solid carbide end mill delivers superior performance for steel, stainless steel, high-temperature alloys, and cast iron. A 5-flute end mill maximizes aluminum roughing for aerospace machining.
Parabolic performance cutting (PPC) product family expanded to include copy milling cutters with indexable insert; PPC solid carbide barrel milling cutters optimized for high-alloy and hardened steels.
Dormer Pramet adds to its milling assortment for die and mold with the double-sided SNGX11 insert for machining corners inside a pocket and SSN11 cutter available in diameters from 1.26 in to 4.92 in.
Solid and indexable cutting tools that increase productivity (and profitability) by more efficiently boring, drilling, reaming, tapping, threading, and finishing.
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.