ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Counterboring, Precision Boring Tools use Capto technology.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Counterboring, Precision Boring Tools use Capto technology.
Counterboring, Precision Boring Tools use Capto technology.
Click Here to Enlarge Picture
July 2, 2014 - Counterboring and precision boring tools are available with connections for Walter Capto™ adaptors, which allow multiple processes to be performed with single tooling interface. Allowing use on small and large machines, connections are available in 5 coupling sizes. Capto variants feature completely backlash-free, self-centering connection that does not require special locking device. Resistant to bending, Capto adaptor also minimizes vibration tendency.

Walter Brings the Benefits of Versatile, Time Saving Capto Technology to its Line of Counterboring and Precision Boring Tools


Walter USA, Inc.
N22 W23855 Ridgeview Pkwy. W.
Waukesha, WI, 53188
USA





Press release date: July 1, 2014

Walter announces that its Walter Capto™ adaptors will now be available for its innovative counterboring and precision boring tooling systems.

Waukesha, WI – Walter is offering its counterboring and precision boring tools with connections for Walter Capto™ adaptors. The versatile and time saving Capto interface is being increasingly used on lathes, machining centers and multi-tasking machines to allow these machines to perform multiple processes with only a single tooling interface. Now, by offering connections to its Walter Capto adaptors in addition to its NCT and ScrewFit connections, Walter is bringing the benefits of Capto technology to its line of counterboring and precision boring tools. The connections are available in five coupling sizes, allowing them to be used on both small and large machines.

Walter boring tools comprise twin-insert models with medium and maxi versions for holes of 0.787-25.17 in. (20-640 mm). This stable and compact boring system has an internal coolant supply and is suitable for symmetrically or radially displaced roughing operations.

Walter precision boring tools include solid carbide and single insert tools with mini, medium and maxi versions for holes of 0.787-25.17 in.(2-640 mm). Depending on the hole diameter, either boring-bar, cartridge or bridge constructions made of aluminum are used.

Walter PrecisionDIGITAL  are single-edged precision boring tools for the most precise holes with a diameter of 0.118 to 4.882 in. (3-124 mm). Their optoelectronic encoder makes it possible to read micron-precise digital results. For holes with a diameter up to 0.39 in. (10 mm), solid carbide boring bars are available; for large diameters, bridges are available. The tool can be used up to a speed of 16,000 rpm.

Users of the Capto variants of this system will have a range of additional advantages: The interface is clamped using a conical polygon in accordance with ISO 26623, with a small cone angle. This creates a high clamping force and a good support face. The force is evenly distributed around the circumference of the polygon. The connection is completely backlash-free, is self-centering and does not need any special locking device. The Capto adaptor is also shorter and therefore more resistant to bending than other adaptors, and the tendency to vibrate is correspondingly lower. This is especially useful in precision boring with its requirement for higher quality.

Walter, a global leader in the metalworking industry with over 90 years of experience in precision cutting tools for milling, drilling, turning, boring and specialized tools, helps customers improve process reliability and increase productivity. With Regional Headquarters in Waukesha, WI, Walter markets its competence brands Walter Valenite, Walter Titex, Walter Prototyp and Walter Multiply through a strong network of distributors and field engineers across subsidiaries in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina.
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Machinery and Machining Tools
Portable Tools
 More New Product News from this company:
Universal Milling System reduces tooling requirements.
Solid Carbide Milling Cutters reduce micro fracturing.
Solid Carbide Drills deliver performance, stability, reliability.
Rapid Design Service provides drilling and boring inserts.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Walter to Feature New Advanced Technologies to its Cutting Tool Lineup at IMTS '14
Walter Announces Marketing Organizational Changes in the Americas Region and U.S.
Walter Announces New Channel Development Team
Walter Introduces New 'Product Code Search' Web Tool
Walter Expands Its Range of Walter Titex X·treme DM Micro Drills
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Precision Tools
Boring Tools
Boring Equipment
Boring Machinery
Join the forum discussion at:
Tools of the Trade




Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address