Inserts

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Coated Insert Grades are designed for cast iron turning.

July 18, 2016

Optimized for toughness and wear resistance, TK1501 and TK0501 dedicated cast iron turning grades reduce tool waste and maximize parts production per edge. Standard features include Duratomic® coating technology, EDGE INTELLIGENCE, and Chrome Used-Edge Detection. Latter facilitates identification of cutting edge contact with workpiece even in low-light environments. Various geometries, from roughing to finishing, are available to produce desired surface finish in any application. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Square Shoulder/Helical Milling Cutter Inserts come in large size.

July 11, 2016

Featuring 4 curved cutting edges, inserts for T4-12 square shoulder and helical milling cutters help parts manufacturers achieve increased depths of cut and metal removal rates when roughing and semi-finishing workpiece materials. Tangential mounting lends to performance stability and facilitates access to mounting screws. Cutter diameters range from 1–5 in. with corner radii up to 0.125 in. Various grades and geometries, as well as normal and close pitch versions, are available. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Rough Turning Insert Geometry comes in 4 shapes and 4 grades.

July 5, 2016

Promoting process reliability in rough turning, double-sided ISO indexable inserts with RP7 geometry combine ground contact surface with profile featuring tailored protective chamfer that guards against fracturing. Other features include T-land for protection against chipping, ground seating surface, center curve design for increased cutting edge strength, and chip groove depth able to accommodate higher feed rates. Additionally, Tiger·tec® Silver coating extends tool life. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

World Chess Hall of Fame Chess Set to Feature Threaded Inserts from Yardley

June 21, 2016

Yardley’s high quality threaded metal inserts are used for a wide range of fastening applications for OEMs and various other industries. You’ve seen them in outdoor furniture, RC jet boats, fighter jets, and much more. Now you’ll see them in a World Chess Hall of Fame chess set, “Royal Parts”! April Baker, an artist from Wisconsin, stepped out of the box and created a full chess set... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Highly Reliable GC1130 Overcomes Challenging Machining Conditions

June 10, 2016

Steel milling grade offers greater security and productivity Machine shops faced with identifying ways of achieving secure machining with long and predictable insert life in steel milling operations can turn to GC1130, an insert made with the Zertivo™, a unique production technology from Sandvik Coromant. GC1130 helps to overcome challenging machining conditions with a clean and intact... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Walter to Feature Advanced Cutting Tool Technologies at IMTS '16

June 8, 2016

Waukesha, WI — Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer, will showcase its latest technologies in Booth W-1700 at IMTS ’16, September 12-17, 2016, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. Highlights of the exhibit will include the Walter M4000 program which uses an innovative insert system that has a single, basic shape compatibility with every M4000 body. The inserts can be used in all tools... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

PCD Inserts offer optimized wear resistance.

June 6, 2016

Made of polycrystalline diamond, WDN10 Inserts deliver optimized hardness, low coefficient of friction, and minimum heat distortion, helping to maximize productivity in high-speed machining of non-ferrous materials. Cutting edge sharpness, resulting from PCD grain size and manufacturing process, enables inserts to achieve optimized surface finishes. Products boast chip breaker geometry and are laser marked with grade designation and ISO/ANSI corner radius designation. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Seco Tools Engineered Solutions to Take Center Stage at IMTS 2016

June 1, 2016

TROY, Mich. – Seco Tools will spotlight its Engineered Solutions along with many other new tooling innovations at IMTS 2016 in booth W-1564. As a function of its Engineered Solutions division, Seco provides customers with competitively priced, fully engineered tooling solutions for their individual manufacturing needs. The company will exhibit several examples of these real-world Engineered... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Yardley Provides Custom Threaded Metal Inserts to RC Jet Boat Manufacturer

May 11, 2016

Yardley Products, a manufacturer of precision engineered threaded metal inserts for a wide range of fastening applications, recently supplied a custom order of thermal threaded inserts to Streamline RC, a US-based hobby-grade RC Jet Boat manufacturer. Yardley operates a range of multi-spindle, single-spindle and secondary machines to produce complex parts and custom solutions. This capability... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Indexable Inserts offer high temperature and wear resistance.

May 10, 2016

Available for all Xtra·tec® and M4000 face and shoulder mills, as well as Walter F2334 copy milling cutter, Tiger·tec® Silver grade WSM45X Inserts combine high-performance substrate and AI2O3 coating for optimized toughness and hardness when working with materials that have difficult cutting properties, such as titanium alloys. Extremely smooth surfaces minimize edge build up, while 2-tone coating allows users to identify wear quickly and make sure that all cutting edges are used efficiently. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Indexable Inserts, Grades enhance turning and milling options.

May 3, 2016

Designed for rough forging and castings, HR2 chip breaker features positive, stable geometry. Single-sided inserts are suited for working in steels, cast irons, and stainless steels. Also available, double-sided NMR chip breakers are designed for stainless steel operations. Wiper inserts W-FM and W-NM have positive front land for smooth machining. While T9226 grade suits heavy roughing and peeling operations, milling grade M6330 enhances DTMM work. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Steel Turning Tool offers stable insert clamping.

March 11, 2016

Suited for longitudinal and face turning, CoroTurn® 300 uses iLock™ interface for stable insert clamping. System securely locks insert in place to prevent cutting forces from affecting tool position and provides tool accuracy within ±.002 in. Eight-edged inserts are available in grades GC4325 and GC4315 featuring Inveio™ coating, a uni-directional crystal orientation for wear resistance and extended tool life. Coolant from above controls chip breaking, while under coolant controls temperature. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Green & Clean

Environmentally Friendly Practices at Yardley Products

March 10, 2016

YARDLEY, PA – Yardley Products Corporation, a manufacturer of precision engineered threaded metal inserts for a wide range of fastening applications, provides custom solutions for aerospace, appliance, automotive, defense, electronics and other industries. Yardley’s low-lead brass threaded inserts provide manufacturers with an eco-friendly solution that is both reliable and environmentally... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

End Mill handles small diameter cutting.

February 23, 2016

Suitable for all machine types, CoroMill® 390 with size 07 inserts supports shoulder milling, edging, linear and helical ramping, plunge milling, slot milling, and face milling. Grades are available for all materials. Insert grade GC1130, produced with Zertivo™ technology, gives cutter extra dimension of security when milling steel. Featuring built-in spring functionality, torque key allows users to mount inserts with correct clamping force. Coolant-through technology is standard. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Ceramic Inserts bolster performance in unstable conditions.

February 19, 2016

Secomax™ CS100 sialon ceramic grade inserts with T-style edge, featuring free-cutting, sharp geometry, deliver strength, stability, and longevity needed for machining of nickel-based superalloys in unstable conditions. Inserts are available in 20° chamfers ranging from .002–.004 in. wide, and sharp, negative reinforced cutting edges absorb cutting force and pressure otherwise placed on machine setups/workpieces to help eliminate risk of workpiece deformation. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Chipbreaker Inserts handle difficult to machine materials.

February 1, 2016

Featuring sharp positive geometry with inclination cutting edge of 14.5°, SF Chipbreaker is suitable for finishing applications in continuous cut with very low cutting forces. SM Chipbreaker consists of wear-resistant, universal geometry for medium machining, suitable for continuous and interrupted cut. Both are available in variety of grades and are suitable for materials with poor machinability such as stainless steels, mild steels, and high temperature alloys. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Point Drill Insert supports drilling of cast materials.

January 20, 2016

In addition to optimized geometry for maximum productivity in cast iron materials, Model P6005-WKK45C has 110° prismatic seat for minimal run-out and stable positioning as well as chamfered corners for stability in abrasive conditions. Thick coating with multi-layer structure provides alternate layers of hard wear, heat, and abrasive resistance. Inserts are color-coded for easy selection and wear detection. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

PCD-Tipped Milling Inserts provide smooth finishing.

January 12, 2016

Used with Turbo 10 cutters, PCD05 and PCD20 produce optimized surface quality in finish machining applications involving aluminum and titanium alloy workpiece materials. Products are also highly effective in cutting polymers and fiber-reinforced composites. Featuring solid carbide insert bodies, PCD05 and PCD20 come in X010 insert size with corner radius of .016 in. and wiper length of 0.43 in. Cutter bodies include precision milled pocket seats that optimize run-out, stability, and tool life. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Wear-Resistant Insert Grades machine challenging materials.

December 22, 2015

With edge toughness and high chip resistance, TH1000 TiSiN-TiAlN nanolaminate PVD-coated grade enables manufacturers to tackle variety of ISO H5-H10 applications as well as maintain long tool life when machining hardened steels from 50–62 HRC, hard surfaced components, and superalloy materials. Suited for processing hardened steels from 40–55 HRC, Duratomic® TH1500 grade allows manufacturers to excel in ISO H10-H15 applications that require continuous-cut operations. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Millstar Partnership Helps Bring CNC Technology to the Classroom

December 8, 2015

Birmingham, Mich – In a continued effort to advance hands-on classroom learning in engineering technology, Millstar has partnered with Seaholm High School in Birmingham, Mich. Millstar's most recent donation - a collection of tool holders, collets, shell cutters, carbide inserts and Solid carbide end mills - helped provide students with the tooling and applications needed to approach CNC... Read More