MMT ZONE: Cutting Tools

Tooling Up for Challenging Cuts
To maximize quality and repeatability, you need the right cutting tools, especially in challenging applications. Here’s a guide for selecting tools for high-speed tool paths, tight areas, straight walls and graphite cutting. more (+)


NTB collaborates with Siemens, Sandvik Coromant, Iscar and Kennametal to make GTC data exchange format available to the public
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NTB Interstate University of Technology Buchs launched to provide information to the public on the Generic Tool Catalog cutting tool data exchange format.

Rough Milling: Speed vs. Power
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A look at what works in rough milling applications with solid carbide end mills.

OSG Introduces the New 2016 OSG Aerospace Seminars
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OSG has announced the new 2016 Aerospace Seminars. These regional training seminars exclusively focus on composite materials and high temp alloys.

Solid Carbide Milling Tools Balance Hardness, Toughness
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Designed for universal applications, Walter’s Prototyp Advance line of solid carbide milling tools consists of six cutter types and 250 line items, each providing a balance of hardness and toughness.

Solid Carbide End Mills Cover Range of Applications
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Emuge offers a line of solid carbide end mills designed for applications ranging from universal milling to aerospace and high-hardness machining.

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Cutting Tools

Cutting tools are used on machine tools to cut metal, and are one component of the overall mold machining process to consider when looking to improve speeds, feeds, wear and surface finish. Technologies include end mills, drills, inserts, spindles, toolholders, fluids and coatings. There are many styles, substrates and coatings to consider during selection.
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