Turning Tool Accessories

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Steadyline(TM) Turning Bars perform static and rotating operations.

December 23, 2014

Steadyline™ Turning Bars feature GL connection that has polylobe taper interface with two 180° positions which orient tool cutting edges face up or down for effective chip control. Also, connection also offers locking capability via integrated clamping ring that draws in tool head for secure, stable taper-face contact. Accomplished via dynamic passive system inside holder body, rigidity and stability reduce unwanted vibrations during cutting. Coolant supply channels enhance chip evacuation.
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Steel Turning Grades optimize transmission manufacturing.

October 10, 2014

Offering high wear resistance, GC4315 and GC4325 with Inveio™ are designed for automotive industry. GC4315 supports soft stage turning in stable conditions, while tougher steel turning grade GC4325 manages interrupted cuts and uneven depths of cut at high speeds. If spindle speed limit prevents full use of their capacity, maximum productivity can be achieved by applying higher feed rates. Both are suitable choices for outer-diameter turning, copying, and profiling. Read More

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Turning Inserts offer smooth cutting and wear resistance.

March 19, 2014

Available in 6 grades for turning stainless as well as grades for steels and cast irons, Beyond™ MR (medium roughing) inserts feature smooth cutting action and stable edge performance that accelerate cycle times and extend tool life. Geometry maximizes smooth cutting and chip flow while minimizing stress, and positive rake angle helps control degree of cutting forces and promotes cutting edge strength. Rake profile, without points of load concentration, results in stable insert body. Read More

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Steel Turning, Cast Iron Milling Insert Grades are wear resistant.

March 12, 2014

Enabling secure, unmanned production, insert grades GC4315 and GC3330 feature Inveio™, which optimizes wear resistance and endurance to promote predictability and tool life in machining processes. Performance is made possible via Inveio uni-directional crystal orientation; tightly-packed crystals create strong barrier towards cutting zone and chip. While GC4315 suits steel turning operations with high speeds and extended time in cut, GC3330 is used for milling in cast iron materials. Read More

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Medium Roughing Inserts cut stainless steels.

February 20, 2014

Suitable for wide range of workpiece materials, but optimized for stainless steels, Beyond™ MR Inserts feature unique geometry that maximizes smooth cutting and chip flow. Geometry of chip step is designed in continuous curve so that alternating stresses are reduced and uniform chip forming occurs. High positive rake angle works with smoothly curved cutting edge to reduce cutting forces. In addition, inserts have formed-in coolant channels that efficiently deliver flood coolant to cutting edge. Read More

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Carbide Inserts suit cast iron turning applications.

September 23, 2013

While AC405K grade offers wear and deformation resistance for finishing grey cast iron at continuous high speeds, general-purpose AC415K grade provides stable turning in range of grey and ductile cast iron applications. When performing interrupted or unstable turning, AC420K grade features fracture resistance that promotes stability. Each grade in AC400K Series utilizes EGZ chipbreaker for general-purpose grooving, and Super FF Coating and surface treatment strengthens fine Alumina layer. Read More

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Insert Geometry is optimized for grooving and groove turning.

September 4, 2013

Walter Cut UD4 features multifunctional chip breaker design with double geometry that optimizes chip control. While silver surface facilitates wear detection, 0° primary chamfer strengthens cutting edge. Tiger•tec® Silver PVD Al2O3 coating minimizes friction and promotes wear resistance, while design promotes full usage of cutting edges. Applications include radial grooving and groove turning on forged materials such as transmission components, gears, and shafts. Read More

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Turning Grades have CVD coating, diverse cutting speed ranges.

May 2, 2013

While wear- and deformation-resistant NL200 is intended for machining cast iron, wear-resistant NL250 is suited for semi-finishing and finishing applications. Medium and rough machining of steels and cast iron materials with light scale but no interruption can be accomplished with NL300, and NL400 handles medium and rough machining on stainless steel and exotic alloys. Fine grain NL920, with edge security on steels and stainless steels, serves rough and heavy machining applications.
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Steel Turning Inserts promote productivity, process reliability.

March 13, 2013

Intended for steel turning, Tiger•tec® Silver Turning  includes indexable inserts in 3 grades – WPP10S (ISO P10), WPP20S (ISO P20), and WPP30S (ISO P30) – and 4 geometries: FP5, MP3, MP5, and RP5. Products have CVD coating and handle various materials, including unalloyed/alloy steel, cast steel, stainless ferritic/martensitic steel, and ductile cast iron. Substrate for these inserts is micro-structured aluminum oxide, and cutting edge preparation process lends to durability. Read More

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Turning Grades are designed for productivity, reliability.

January 18, 2013

Comprising 10 grades and 14 geometries, WIDIA™ Victory™ turning solutions promote productivity across steel, stainless steel, cast iron, and specialty alloy applications. Coating technologies lend to maximized wear resistance as well as speed and/or feed capabilities. To reduce depth of cut notching and extend tool life, additional post-coat treatment promotes cutting-edge toughness. Products are ground after coating to provide secure seating surface. Read More

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Uncoated Inserts target high-speed general purpose milling.

November 28, 2012

Offering optimal tool life in continuous to light-interrupted cutting, BN1000 Grade provides fracture and wear resistance for high-speed finishing of die steels and bearings. General purpose BN2000 Grade, suitable for machining of hardened steel, provides stable tool life for continuous cutting to medium-interrupted cutting. Available in single- and multi-corner types, both feature high-purity ceramic binding, which maximizes heat resistance while strengthening tolerated cutting force. Read More

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Turning Tool Grade works with nickel-based super alloys.

November 23, 2010

Developed for finish turning of nickel-based super alloys, CBN 170 grade is optimized for toughness and wear-resistance that can help increase tool life and cutting speed. It incorporates whisker ceramic binder and satisfies surface finish, tolerance, and length of cut requirements found in finishing operations. Designed for continuous cutting applications, product can achieve depths of cut up to 0.020 in. at cutting speeds from 900-1,300 sfpm. Read More

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Micro Grooving Tools cut channels to human hair thicknesses.

October 29, 2010

Able to handle prototype as well as production work, UTILIS® Multidec® 1600 series is comprised of micro grooving and turning tools ground from premium carbide grades. Turning tools, designed for small Swiss machines, cut .0019-.108 in. thick grooves with .0004 in. repeatability. Products meet design and production requirements of micro medical devices, dental implants, electronic, and other micro components utilizing micro grooving. Read More

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Turning Inserts promote roughing, finishing efficiency.

April 26, 2010

Beyond(TM) series include RU (Roughing Universal) and UP (Universal Positive) geometries in round inserts for optimal productivity in turning steel, stainless steel, cast iron, and high-temperature alloy. Engineered to promote chip control at lower cutting forces, geometries promote size control, surface finish quality, long tool life, and reduced load spikes. RU geometry suits heavy-duty roughing tasks, while UP geometry is designed for medium machining and finishing. Read More

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Thin Grooving and Micro Turning Tools have long-life design.

November 12, 2009

Ground from premium carbide grades for optimal tool life, UTILIS® Multidec 1600 series is capable of work under .125 in. dia utilizing insert widths from .0019-.108 in. thick with cutting edge repeatability within .0004 in. Geometries can be used for front turn, back turn, micro threading, and cut-off work. Full radius grooving and turning tools are offered in standard increments as well. Available with various coatings, tools accommodate holder shanks down to 7 mm. Read More

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Inserts optimize grooving and turning productivity.

April 27, 2009

Available in Beyond(TM) KCP10 and KCP25 grades for steel and KCU10, KCU25, and KU10 grades for stainless steels and high-temperature alloys, A4 GUP geometry extends tool life. Geometry eliminates bump in bottom of groove during groove/turning applications, optimizing productivity for makers of axles, bearings, valve bodies, and various automotive and aerospace components. Read More

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High Pressure Tooling Solutions suit turning applications.

March 5, 2009

Serration Lock head model SL40 offers modular, exchangeable head connection for boring bars in internal machining applications, while SL70 provides modular, exchangeable blades for profile grooving with round inserts and CoroCut® grooving system for lathes, multi-task machines, and VTLs. High-pressure coolant system harnesses pump capability and channels jet through nozzles. Resulting increase in focus and velocity of coolant jet reduces contact between rake face of insert and chip. Read More

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Machining Grade is suited for interrupted steel turning.

August 8, 2008

Combining tough substrate with Super FF coating structure for optimal wear resistance, AC830P is available in various geometries coupled with chipbreakers capable of machining light to heavy depths of cuts. Product, along with precision-engineered EGE chipbreaker, suits applications where tough edge is needed. EGE allows up to 0.024 IPR while maintaining chip control. Read More

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Insert Grade is suited for steel turning.

April 11, 2008

Providing high metal removal rates and process stability in steel turning applications, Model GC4205 offers roughing to medium- and semi-finishing, and is designed for applications where high cutting temperatures are generated. It includes option for turning hard materials with HB greater than 270, and allows cutting speeds of more than 800 fpm. Unit features improved crater wear and plastic deformation resistance. Read More

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Turning Tool helps locate micro-boring bars in holder.

November 9, 2007

Multidec® MICRO-BORE System incorporates angled back that locates bar less than .0004 in. against a positive location pin in bar holder. Solid carbide bars range in size from 1-8 mm, and have thru-coolant capability. Suited for small parts precision machining in medical applications, system provides high quality internal machining operations, including chamfering, spotting, threading, ID grooving, and internal profiling. Different coatings are available to suit application requirements. Read More