YG-1 Tool Co.

730 Corporate Woods Pkwy.
Vernon Hills, IL 60061 US


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Drill Inserts Provide Greater Stability, Improved Performance
YG-1’s SV-point spade drill inserts provide longer tool life at higher spindle speeds and feeds.

the cover of die and mold brochure

YG-1 Presents New Offering for Die and Mold Applications
Die and mold customers can now select tools by materials machined.

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.

Hi-Speed Corporation President Jonathan Saada with members of the Hi-Speed Sales Team.

Hi-Speed Corp. to Partner with YG-1 Tool Co.
YG-1 says it is excited to welcome Hi-Speed Corp. to its family. YG-1 anticipates that Hi-Speed Corp.’s connections and expertise in the aerospace industry will accelerate the growth of YG-1’s aerospace product line.

YG-1 TitanoxPower end mills

Technology Showcase: On Display at EMO 2017
EMO is a large, international metalworking tradeshow with thousands of exhibitors. Check out the slideshow to see what will be on display!

Proto Labs machines

Technology Showcase: More of What’s to Come at WESTEC
There will be so much to do and see at WESTEC 2017. If you are planning to attend, be sure to check out these products, which will be on display.

YG-1 Only One

End Mill Material Improves Edge Strength, Sharpness, Durability
Westec 2017: YG-1 Tool offers the Only One powdered metal composition (HSS-PM60) for its end mills, designed to provide high performance in unstable and “less-than-perfect” setups.

End Mills Designed for Titanium, Stainless Steel, Nickel-Based Alloys
EMO 2017: YG-1 will showcase its TitanoxPower end mills for titanium, stainless steel and nickel-based alloys.

hot/cold runner molds

SLIDESHOW: Amerimold Technology Showcase
We’re in the home stretch! Amerimold 2017 opens this week, and promises to be exciting, motivating and, of course, loaded with opportunities to learn, make connections and have fun with mold-industry colleagues.

YG-1 Tool X5070 end mills

End Mills Cut Through Materials as Hard as 70 HRC
YG-1 Tool’s 4G and X5070 end mills are designed to cut through hard materials; the 4G and 4G Rougher models can handle materials as hard as 55 HRC, while the X5070 is specifically designed to process materials ranging from 50 to 70 HRC.

Product Categories of YG-1 Tool Co.

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