Walter USA, Inc.

New Wear-Optimization app from Walter Helps Users Decrease Wear Rates and Associated Costs
Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Wear-Optimization app from Walter Helps Users Decrease Wear Rates and Associated Costs

Cost are reduced thanks to optimized use of solid carbide and indexable insert tools with new interactive and easy to use, multi-platform, wear-optimization app. Waukesha, WI - What if your tools could talk to you, providing you with timely information about their status and the conditions they were encountering, as well as tips that enhance your specific application? With Walter’s new...

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Solid Carbide Thread Mills help boost productivity.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Solid Carbide Thread Mills help boost productivity.

With thread depths ofÂ- 1.5 x D and 2 x D, respectively, Walter Prototyp Supreme TC610 and TC611 offer geometry that minimizes vibration while producing optimal surface finishes, and through coolant design that maximizes chip removal and helps prevent fractures. WB10RD grade, providing optimized wear resistance, features TiALN coating with finishing layer of ZrN. WJ30RC grade, with TiALN...

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Grooving and Parting System employs positive locking inserts.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Grooving and Parting System employs positive locking inserts.

Featuring self-clamping, single edge grooving inserts with positive-locking integration in tool insert seat, Walter Cut SX System optimizes both turning and milling operations. Positive locking keeps inserts secure and accurately seated when subjected to heavy load in feed direction. Available in widths from 2.0–6.0 mm, groovingÂ- inserts come in Tiger•tecÂ-® Silver PVD cutting...

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Insert Geometries target parting and grooving operations.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Insert Geometries target parting and grooving operations.

With its cutting edge toughness and chip compression characteristics, CE4 geometry accommodates medium to high feed rates. Universal CF5 geometryÂ- is suited forÂ- long-chipping materials and medium feed rates, while CF6 geometry is intended for applications with low feed rates, non-ferrous metals, small diameters, or thin-walled tubes. All geometries have Tiger•tecÂ-® Silver CVD...

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Cutting Inserts comes in geometries for cast iron machining.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Cutting Inserts comes in geometries for cast iron machining.

Intended for machining ISO K (cast iron) materials, Tiger•tecÂ-® SilverÂ-® RK5 and RK7 geometries have CVD coating and plateau step. Latter enables location face to be ground after coating. Evenly ground faces ensure seating withÂ- optimal stability, which minimizes cutting edge wearÂ- and promotes tool life and process reliability. While RK5 flat top insert suits cast iron...

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Indexable Ceramic Inserts suit super alloy turning operations.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Indexable Ceramic Inserts suit super alloy turning operations.

Used for turning applications involving Inconel, Waspaloy, Stellite, and other heat-resistant super alloys, silicon nitride-based WIS10 (Sialon ceramic) and WWS20 with silicon carbide whiskers (Whisker ceramic) are optimized for hardness, heat resistance, and wear resistance.Â- WIS10 suits light roughing to semi-finishing operations, while fracture-resistant WWS20 delivers toughness for...

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Company News

Walter Announces a Joint Venture with Vargus in Romania

Tübingen, Germany—Walter AG, headquartered in Tübingen, Germany, and Vargus Ltd., headquartered in Nahariya, Israel, have established a joint venture named VWR Cutting Tools S.R.L. The two precision tool manufacturers each hold equal shares in the new business. The joint production company will manufacture tool holders and be located at the Vargus production site in Bucharest, Romania. Walter...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Walter Acquires Melin Tool Company

January 2, 2020: Waukesha, WI—Walter has reached an agreement to acquire the Melin Tool Company, a privately-owned, Cleveland, OH based company and manufacturer of solid carbide and HSS end mills, drills and countersinks. Melin is a growing company, supported by innovations in the solid carbide endmill product family making the acquisition a strategic fit to increase Walter’s milling business...

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People in the News

Walter USA Appoints New Regional Channel Development Managers

Waukesha, WI—Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer has announced the appointment of two new regional channel development managers to support its overall sales organization, channel partner relationships and aggressive business growth strategy. Appointed were Jagear Novak-Isackson in the position of Channel Development Manager—West Zone and Gregg Engler to the position of Channel...

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Walter AG Names New President

Waukesha, WI—Walter AG, a leading cutting tool manufacturer and parent company of the Walter USA, LLC located here, has announced the appointment of Richard Harris as the new President. He succeeds Mirko Merlo, who had been President of Walter AG since 2012. The announcement was made by the Walter AG Board of Directors. Harris brings many years of experience in tool production and in strategic...

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Company News

Array of Digital Resources from Walter Helps Customers to Quickly and Efficiently Find, Order and Use Tools

Waukesha, WI—Walter has marshalled an array of digital resources to enable customers to quickly identify and order the precise tools they need for their machining applications. The company makes product data available through digital channels such as MachiningCloud, Tools United, Walter GPS, Walter Machining Calculator, Walter Xpress, Walter eLibrary and the e-catalog for TDM. Customers can...

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People in the News

Walter Appoints New Regional President

Waukesha, WI — Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer has announced the appointment of Richard Garrick as President Sales Region World West. The announcement was made by Mirko Merlo, President Walter AG which includes the U.S. Garrick will report to the President of Walter AG, and he will be part of the Walter Executive Management Team. In his position, Richard Garrick will be responsible...

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Company News

New Walter App Helps Optimizes Indexable Insert Selection

With the new Insert Converter app, the user can optimize their machining process by quickly finding the right Walter grade and geometry for the application. Waukesha, WI—Walter has developed the Insert Converter app which quickly shows the insert selection with the latest Walter grades and chip breaker geometries for their application. It is aimed at anyone who wants to enhance their machining...

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Company News

Walter is Now Available on MachiningCloud

Waukesha, WI—Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer, now has product data available on MachiningCloud. MachiningCloud is a product data provider for world-leading cutting tool manufacturers, CNC machines, and workholding. Over 40,000 precision Walter tools for milling, turning, drilling and threading applications can be accessed.  The Walter MachiningCloud partnership utilizes the...

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Company News

New Brochures from Walter Provide Comprehensive Detail on Milling and Turning Tools

Tooling solutions for milling and turning are the subjects of two brochures from Walter. Waukesha, WI – Walter has announced two new publications detailing its extensive array of tooling solutions for milling and turning needs: a 16-page CNC-Milling brochure, and an 8-page Lathe-Turning brochure. The information needed to make intelligent, productive tooling decisions is presented in a quick,...

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