Ball Nose Contour Roughers
Ingersoll Cutting Tools is proud to introduce the new Pro-Trio line of ball nose contour roughers. This new very unique design employs a three-effective flute ball nose configuration for increased 3X productivity and incorporates double-sided insert technology for more indexes. The Pro-Trio excels at copy, channel and deep pocket machining. The innovative and robust dovetail clamping system for the ball nose inserts ensures extra insert stability for rugged performance. Side cutting insert stations add increased performance and greater application flexibility when side milling. Customers using this new ball nose technology will benefit from: faster feed rates, higher material removal rates, increased reliability and greater economy. The Pro-Trio takes contour rough milling to the next level.
How-to, step-by-step instructions that take you from making the master pattern to making the mold and casting the plastic parts.
While both hot runner and cold runner systems have their benefits, for design flexibility as well as reduced cycle times and costs, hot runner systems will probably be the better choice.
Both copper and graphite provide approximately the same end result, so it is important for a shop to consider the advantages and disadvantages of each material in order to discover what would work best in their shopfloor environment.