Sumitomo Electric Carbide, Inc.

1001 Business Center Dr.
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056 US


A Message from Sumitomo Electric Carbide, Inc.

Company Profile

For a quarter century, we've made it our mission to design and produce exceptionally innovative and advanced cutting tool solutions.

MSX High Feed Endmill

High Feed Rates - up to 0.055 IPT Higher clamping rigidity due to double clamping system Available in 0.750" - 1.500" bodies with air holes for improved chip evacuation Capable of both ramping and heical boring applications

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Innovation Abounds at NPE2018
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Walter MD133 Supreme milling cutter

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Sumitomo Electric Carbide TSX tangential milling cutters

Tangential Cutters Provide High-Efficiency Shoulder Milling
Designed for efficient shoulder milling, Sumitomo Electric Carbide’s TSX series tangential milling cutters feature a sharp cutting edge strong enough for increased depths of cut in a range of applications, from small jobs to heavy-duty roughing.

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Slideshow: Amerimold 2016 Preview
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Sumitomo Electric Carbide DFC double-sided milling cutter

Double-sided Milling Cutter Achieves Long-Term Accuracy, High Efficiency
Sumitomo Electric Carbide’s DFC double-sided 90-degree milling cutter features a six-edge insert designed to ensure long-term, stable cutting and high-efficiency machining with high feed rates.

Face Mills Eliminate Burrs, Boost Surface Finish
Well-suited for general milling applications, Sumitomo Electric Carbide’s WGX Wavemill series face mills feature an insert chipbreaker designed to eliminate burrs and ensure excellent surface finish.

Sumitomo Shoulder Mill for Steel, Stainless Steel and Cast Iron
Tangentially mounted for high cutting-edge strength, Sumitomo Electric Carbide’s PWS shoulder milling cutter series is designed to handle a variety of materials, including steel and cast iron.

WRCX modular head end mill type

End Mills Offer Quality, Accuracy and Affordability
Speed, accuracy and quality are this tool shop's main goals and exchangeable head end mills fulfill those requirements.

Sumitomo Metal Slash Mill

Cutting Tool Slashes Cycle Times by 75 Percent
This moldmaker reduces cycle times from 10 hours to two hours with a more durable, faster cutter that also leaves a nice finish.

Spider Mill
The SDP Spider Mill from Sumitomo (Mount Prospect, IL) is designed for high productivity face milling of gray and ductile cast irons.

Product Categories of Sumitomo Electric Carbide, Inc.

Cutting Tools
End Mills
Grinding Wheels
Hard Milling
High-Feed Milling
Lathe Tooling and Accessories