Ingersoll Cutting Tools

845 S Lyford Rd.
Rockford, IL 61108 US

Connect

A Message from Ingersoll Cutting Tools

Company Profile

Ingersoll Cutting Tools has long been one of the world's leading suppliers of metal removal tooling.

Join the New Gold Rush!

Join Ingersoll in the modern Gold Rush to discover even higher levels of productivity and profitability.

As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

Performance Machinery Technology Day
Performance Machinery will host an open house on November 8, 2018.

colage of molds

IMTS 2018: Process,Technology and Service Advancements
Advancements in automation and digital manufacturing took center stage during IMTS last week, but developments in additive manufacturing, cutter technology, machining solutions, simulation software, EDM, laser technology and customer service were other hot items.

Tungaloy TungFeedQuad cutting tool for die and mold machining

Accuracy and Surface-Finish Needs Drive Cutting-Tool Solutions
Cutting-tool suppliers are using advanced coatings, new thread designs, education and collaboration to help moldmakers maximize results.

Walter MD133 Supreme milling cutter

2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Cutting Tools
MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is an accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and easy-to-use use guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The year’s latest moldmaking product developments within mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair are broken down into 10 sections, including cutting tools.

Ingersoll products next to a bonfire with snow falling in the background

Ingersoll Seminar to Cover Cutting Tool Products
Ingersoll’s Gold Productivity Seminar takes place February 12–13, 2018 in Rockford, Illinois.

Erowa’s Robot Dynamic Linear handling system

Realizing EDM's Full Potential with Automation
EMO Hannover 2017 was a showcase for EDM developments, automation solutions and software for data-driven manufacturing.

Cutting along dynamic toolpath

Technology Tuesday: Featured Films
Pass the popcorn, please! This week’s Technology Tuesday slideshow is all about videos that have supplemented feature articles and case studies in MoldMaking Technology over the past year.

Ingersoll Cutting Tools Plant Tour

Cutting Tool Trends and Observations
At Ingersoll Cutting Tool’s annual Die and Mold Seminar, there were many new and different products to learn about, but as important was hearing the trends in cutting technology.

laser scanning accelerates inspection

Technology Showcase: More Case Studies for Moldmaking
This week’s Tech Showcase brings yet more case studies featuring the practical application of products for moldmaking.

An HMC with a pallet changer and modular fixturing system

Technology Showcase: Case Studies for MoldMaking
It’s time for another foray into past case study features that have been published in MoldMaking Technology Magazine.

SLIDESHOW: Technology Tuesday, Technology in Action
This week, instead of a showcase of static product information, I thought I'd share some videos demonstrating technology in action that MMT has covered.

Deep Trio Drilling 4140
Watch this demo of Ingersoll Cutting Tool’s Deep Trio as it quickly and efficiently drills deep into 4140 steel.

deep hole drilling

Deep-Hole Drills Conquer Interrupted Cuts 60 Percent Faster
This Michigan mold shop saw significant gains in production and tool life from using a line of Ingersoll tools.

additive manufacturing

SLIDESHOW: Amerimold Technology Showcase
There’s so much in store for attendees at Amerimold 2017 that it’s hard to contain our excitement!

Ingersoll Pro-Duo ballnose end mills

Ballnose End Mills Designed for Strong Contouring
Designed for contour-roughing and semi-roughing applications, Ingersoll Cutting Tools’ Pro-Duo ballnose end mills feature a strong, double-sided insert geometry, coupled with tough carbide grades and advanced coating technologies.

Ingersoll’s Hi-Feed Mini roughing cutter

Faster Cornering in Cavity Hogging Boosts Capacity
With a cutter capable of plowing through the corners at full speed, a Michigan moldmaker says it has doubled rough-milling throughput, freeing up machine time for mechanical polishing instead of tedious handwork.

High-Feed Geometry in Action
High-feed geometry favors faster feeds and lighter cuts, which enables tripling the feed rate and faster cornering.

Ingersoll Cutting Tools Posts 2017 Seminar Schedule
Ingersoll Cutting Tools' Die and Mold seminar will take place July 12-13 at its Rockford, Illinois, headquarters.

end mills

SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Cutting Tools
Need cutting tools? There are so many to choose from it can be almost overwhelming, but here are a few MMT has showcased in recent months just in case you missed them.

big face mill hogging

Cutter Sets New Standard for Heavy Hogging
A recent roughing application shattered this moldmaker’s expectations about the stability of a large face mill in long-reach contouring operations.

Product Categories of Ingersoll Cutting Tools

Cutting Tools
End Mills
Hard Milling
High-Feed Milling
Inserts
Lathe Tooling and Accessories
Reamers
Tool Management Systems
Toolholders