Tapping Tools

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Through-Hole Tap is optimized for performance, life expectancy.

November 26, 2013

Designed for through-hole threads up to 3.5xD, Prototyp Prototex® Eco Plus is manufactured from HSS-E-PM and can be used on steel, stainless steel, and cast iron as well as such non-ferrous metals as aluminum and copper. Pre-treatment optimizes adhesion of THL hard material coating, increasing performance and tool life, while optimized geometry in chamfer section increases process reliability. Offered in several designs, tool can be supplied with internal cooling and radial coolant outlet. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Auto-Tapper automatically frees lodged pellets from classifier.

September 24, 2012

Featuring pneumatic actuator set on adjustable cycle timer, Witte Auto-Tapper induces small resonance through perforated classifier deck that coordinates linear vibrating action to gently jolt any pellets blocking screen and permit continued movement towards reject discharge while opening holes to allow on-spec pellets to slide through screen. Available as option on pellet classifiers, Auto-Tapper is suited for separating plastic pellets, chemicals, food ingredients, animal feeds, and sludge.  Read More

Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Thread Formers boost cutting speed.

April 25, 2012

Prototyp Protodyn® HSC thread former is solid carbide tool engineered to improve thread forming cutting speed, productivity, and tool life. It features micrograin carbide substrate that is mated with hard multi-layer TiCN coating that makes it suitable for use in all formable materials with an Si-content of less than 12%, such as steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. It possesses a shank tolerance h6 for use in shrink-fit chucks and its polygonal form reduces friction for increased tool life. Read More

Portable Tools

Hand Tappers suit general purpose applications.

August 27, 2010

Intended for general-purpose tapping, Speedaire No. 4WXT7 (150 rpm) and No. 4WXT6 (250 rpm) feature pneumatic high-reversal-type motor with added torque that lets tool handle range of tap sizes. Tapping cycle starts at correct speed and reverses instantly, while integral quick change tool holder provides tap changing flexibility and accepts optional clutch type tap holders. Ergonomic pistol grip and adjustable side handle facilitate operation. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Powder-Metal Taps are built for demanding applications.

June 28, 2010

Designed for precision tapping applications in steel and stainless steel, WIDIA-GTD(TM) HSS-E taps feature powder-metal substrate with high levels of cobalt content for optimal heat resistance and extended tool life. Manufactured to ANSI and DIN standards, taps feature precision h6 shanks for use with conventional tap holders with square drive or precision round tool holders. Choices include 15° left-hand helix for tapping through holes or 45° right-hand helix for blind holes. Read More

Portable Tools, Fasteners & Hardware

Insert Grades offer threading of stainless and super alloys.

February 10, 2010

Suitable for ISO materials, GC1125 supports threading operations in steels, cast irons, and aluminum, while GC1135 excels in stainless steels, super alloys, and profiles requiring sharp cutting edges. Both grades are available in 16 mm insert for CoroThread 266 and benefit from iLock(TM) interface with secure insert clamping. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Tool System includes self-aligning taps and dies.

September 9, 2009

Performance Threading System(TM) incorporates Self-Aligning Taps, which align just by placing them in hole, and feature Chip Breaking Technology ensuring clean cuts when threading. System incorporates dies with alignment plate for precise threading on rod or stud; tap socket, which fits any 3/8 in. socket wrench or socket extension, and various drive tools. Tool cases have clear cases and are available in 1½ in. thick modular sets of SAE or Metric taps/dies and drive tools. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Tools combine drilling and tapping operations.

October 29, 2008

Utilizing 2 servo motors, which are synchronized for through-hole applications, SSM4 and SSM5 Drap Units are capable of high-speed drilling and tapping for class 3 thread production in single pass. Units are available with feed motors ranging from 2.8 lb-ft at 3,000 rpm to 15.85 lb-ft at 2,000 rpm, and spindle motors from 15.86-36.95 lb-ft at 2,000 rpm. Touchscreen control features conversational software that facilitates programming and active diagnostics. Read More