Cutting Tools

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Battery-Powered Hydraulic Tools offer extended runtime, comfort.

October 19, 2016

Powered by Makita® battery platform, hydraulic tools include 6, 12, and 15 ton crimping tools as well as cable and bolt cutters and 10K PSI pump with removable heads. Bluetooth® technology lets electricians wirelessly manage their tools, access tool history, monitor service timelines, and customize tool operation. While each crimper uses pressure sensor to ensure correct force application, select tools are equipped with Auto Retraction Stop (ARS)/Retraction Stop Repeat (RSR) features. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Disc-Style Carbide-Tipped Reamer offers modular flexibility.

October 17, 2016

Offered with various edge preps and geometries, Top Ream covers diverse hole finishing needs. Single carbide disc and brazed joint provide strong connection virtually immune to thermal effects during machining. While all-carbide (WU05PR) tip affords minimum of 4 like-new regrinds, through-hole style has 18° left hand spiral that pushes chip forward. Product covers hole diameters up to 1.65 in., with TRF shank-style starting at 0.551 in. and TRM modular tool from 0.787 in. and up. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Star SU LLC and Neher Group form Agreement to Sell PCD tooling in North America

October 12, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC and Neher DIA GmbH Co. KG have entered a joint venture partnership that appoints Star SU to sell Neher’s PCD tooling portfolio in North America.  The addition of Neher’s comprehensive line of diamond tools, including finish reamers, combination tools and PCD/CBN inserts, compliments Star SU’s current cutting tool offering to provide a full service... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Milling Cutter is optimized for machining steel, stainless steel.

September 30, 2016

Designed for extended tool life, MC341 Supreme carbide shoulder/slot milling cutter provides capability for full slotting at 1.5 x Dc, low spindle load due to differential pitch, soft cutting action via optimized micro-geometry, and optimal chip evacuation. Cutting-at-back radius reduces transitions when performing shoulder milling operations, while stable core and optimized microgeometry promote process reliability. DIN 6535 HA tool shank has surface treatment for optimized gripping. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Unique Application for PEM® Products

September 21, 2016

PennEngineering® (Danboro, PA, USA) has entered into an agreement to acquire Heyco® Products Inc. (Toms River, NJ, USA), it was announced by both companies. Terms of the agreement were undisclosed and no changes are anticipated regarding Heyco’s operations, facilities, and employees. The acquisition is expected to expand sales growth opportunities for both companies. Heyco Products (Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Pipe Saws & Bevelers Cut & Prep Any Pipe Size & Material

September 19, 2016

A full range of pneumatic saws and pipe machining tools that can cut all types of pipe, regardless of size and material, and prepare them for welding are available from Esco Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts. Esco MILLHOG® APS-438 Saws are offered in standard and low radial clearance models with mounting tracks and accessories to cut tube and pipe up to 60” O.D. and 4.75” thick, including... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Positive Turning Inserts support wide range of applications.

September 13, 2016

Engineered for finishing stainless and high temperature alloys (ISO S), FM4 Positive Inserts have optimized chip breaking capabilities at low feed rates and low cutting depths. RM4 Positive Inserts, targeted at stainless and high temperature alloys (ISO M, S), support roughing and medium machining operations. FP6 Positive Inserts excel at finishing steels (ISO P) and provide optimized chip control. Finally, FK6 Positive Inserts are engineered specially for finish to medium machining. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Hard Turning Grades are designed for speed, resilience.

September 8, 2016

Grades CB7105 and CB7115, featuring PCBN grade material and coating as well as appropriately adjusted edge preparation on inserts, help manufacturers reduce cycle times and extend tool life when performing hard part turning within ISO H05 to H15 application area. While CB7105 is optimized for crater wear resistance, CB7115 is provides maximum fracture resistance. Respective benefits are increased speed and edge line toughness. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Parting-Off System optimizes coolant delivery.

August 26, 2016

Incorporating high speed steel blades, Jetstream Tooling technology, and tool blocks with coolant inlets, Seco 150.JETI System optimizes heat removal process in high-speed parting-off applications. System is able to move freely in tight workspaces and operate close to spindle due to compact assembly free of external piping and connections. Available in 20 and 25 mm sizes, high speed steel blades accommodate insert widths from 2–6 mm and are compatible with variety of tool blocks. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Wire Tech Tool Kit includes 3 essential, ergonomic hand tools.

August 25, 2016

Xuron® TK2300 Wire Technician Tool Kit includes 3 tools for assembly and field service operation wiring tasks. Supplied in trifold canvas pouch, tools include Model 2175 Maxi-Shear™ Flush Cutter (up to 12 AWG soft wire), Model 440 High Precision Shear for slitting coaxial cable jacketing, and Model 501 thumb adjustable wire stripper-cutter (10–26 AWG). Features of each ergonomically designed tool include soft rubber hand grips, Light Touch™ return spring, and no finger loops. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Exchangeable-Head Milling Cutters enable silent machining.

June 27, 2016

Suitable for machining operations in ISO P (steel) and ISO M (stainless steel), CoroMill® 316 Milling Cutters support high-feed face milling, slot milling, helical interpolation, shoulder milling, profile milling, and chamfer milling. Exchangeable heads allow users to easily and accurately switch between various operations, providing optimized radius variation, teeth frequency, geometry, and grade. Beyond steel and stainless steel, tools can also be used in ISO K and ISO S materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Portable, Desktop-Sized CNC Tool fosters prototyping, production.

June 22, 2016

Handibot® Smart Power Tool v2.0 Adventure Edition enables wood cutting, carving, and milling and can also be used to cut MDF, plastics, foam, and aluminum with engraving-level precision. Due to FabMo control software, which allows use of Handibot utility apps to make projects and run simple jobs without requiring knowledge of CAD/CAM software, this tool can be operated from any Wi-Fi®-enabled device, such as smartphone or tablet, even when no Wi-Fi signal is available. Read More

Portable Tools

Compact Cordless Tools use slide-style 12 V Li-Ion batteries.

June 22, 2016

Featuring die-cast aluminum base that adjusts from 0–45° right to left, 12 V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion Jig Saw delivers 0-2,900 strokes/min with 3 orbital settings plus straight cutting. Weighing 4.2 lb with battery, 12 V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion 3 3/8 in. Tile/Glass Saw provides 1,600 rpm, 1 in. cutting capacity and 16.9 oz water supply tank for wet cutting applications. Makita's 12 V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion Cordless LED Flashlight operates up to 28 hr/charge using 4.0 Ah battery. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cutting Tool trims beef, pork, and poultry.

June 17, 2016

Offering multiple sized trimmers for different steps of meat cutting process, TurboTrim helps maximize productivity and product yield. Unit features stainless steel blades, adjustment-free housing, and quiet operation with minimal vibration. Stainless steel motor assembly has slide out bracket which allows motor to be removed for cleanup without tools. For operator comfort and minimized fatigue, cutter features ergonomically designed, hard plastic handle and lightweight handpiece. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Helical Milling Cutters provide generous chip clearance.

June 16, 2016

Utilizing system insert concept that allows one insert to be used in variety of tools, Models M4256, M4257, and M4258 support wide array of milling operations, including slot milling, ramping, pocket milling, shoulder milling, and circular interpolation. Standard inserts are available for applications in steel, cast iron, stainless steels, and difficult-to-cut materials. Mounting configurations are available with Weldon shank, modular ScrewFit interface, and shell mill adaption. 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

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Micro Engraving Tools promote burr-free surface finishes.

May 31, 2016

Featuring sharp, positive cutting geometry, Sphinx Micro Engraving Tools come standard with 3 mm diameter shank. Solid carbide tools are available in variety angles, including 30, 40, 50, 60, and 90° with flat or radius tipped geometries. Radius cutters range from .0016–.0039 in. and flats range from .0008–.0059 in. Engravers are suitable for work in most materials ranging from alloyed and unalloyed steels to thermosetting plastics, and even titanium. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Indiana Evolution

May 20, 2016

A job shop in the Midwestern US State of Indiana cuts insert costs in half and triples tool life with Beyond Evolution™ grooving and cut-off tools from Kennametal. The Chip Breaking Effect: Direct delivery of cutting fluid to the work zone together with a variety of application-specific chipbreakers provides the Beyond Evolution™ grooving and cut-off system robust chip control while... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Tooling offers optimized cutting, tool life.

May 20, 2016

With geometry, cutting speed, and tool life optimized for use on gray cast iron, ductile iron, and forged steel, Speed-Drill R4 is suited for use in producing automotive engine and chassis components. Corner radius design is tangential to drill point but non-tangential to diameter, and tooling options include standard drill and end mill programs for all material groups. Special tools include step drills, core drills, reamers, tapered drills, tapered reamers, and combination tools. Read More