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Walter USA, Inc.

N22 W23855 RidgeView Parkway West, Waukesha, WI, 53188, USA

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Walter USA, Inc.

Machinery & Machining Tools

Internally Cooled Solid Carbide Drill cuts through stainless steel.

Jul 11, 2012

Walter Titex Xotreme Inox, designed to work with stainless steel and other high-alloy ISO M materials, features multilayer TiAlN tip coating that maximizes tool life. Coordinated margins help minimize friction against hole wall, while internal coolant supply helps manage operating temperature. Design of main cutting edges and flute profile optimize stability. Available in 1/8 to ¾ in. dia sizes,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Copy Mill Cutter enhances process reliability with prism design.

Jun 15, 2012

Available in diameters from 0.312-1.250 in., F4031 Walter Xtraotec® Toric copy mill has PVD-coated body for wear resistance and extended life. Cutter features Torx Plus screw that improves handling as well as clamping and unclamping torque. Prism design promotes precise positioning of insert, while insert clamping with fitting bolt maximizes clamping and centering. Toric positive insert is... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide End Mill boosts material removal rates for steel.

May 04, 2012

Designed for extended life and process reliability in machining of steel, Prototyp Protoomax(TM) ST maximizes removal rates via geometry that provides stability for cutting edges as well as surface treatment on shank that affords firm grip. Diameters are available from 1/16-¾ in., and respective helix angles of 45° and 50° on 3- and 4-flute designs promote chip evacuation and surface finish... Read More

Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Thread Formers boost cutting speed.

Apr 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... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Cutter suits difficult to fixture workpieces.

Mar 29, 2012

Featuring medium pitch for low horsepower machines and difficult to fixture workpieces, Xtraotec® F4045 has negative-shaped inserts with 14 cutting edges, 7 per side. Inserts are pressed with positive rake face and are locked securely in seats by clamping system. F4045 comes with Tigerotec Silver coating or PVD Tigerotec grade WKK25 for especially difficult machining conditions. Tigerotec Silver... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Thread Milling Cutter features 90 countersink angle.

Mar 05, 2012

Available for threads M3-M16, TMC Thread Milling Cutter is made of wear-resistant ultra-fine-grade carbide with multilayer TiCN coating. Tool features helix angle of 27° with shortened flute run-out and internal coolant supply from as low as thread size M4. Suitable for use on all materials up to hardness of 48 HRC, cutter is also available in uncoated version. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deep-Hole Drill minimizes need for pecking cycles.

Feb 22, 2012

Characterized by parabolic flute profile, Walter Titex UFL® A1549TFP employs helix angle of 40°, optimizing rigidity. In many applications, drilling to depth of 10-12 x D without pecking is possible. Drill's HSS-E 5% cobalt content substrate provides heat resistance, while TiAIN tip coating boosts cutting parameters and tool life, and U form point geometry promotes chip formation. Available in... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Grooving Tools are optimized for shallow depths of cut.

Feb 09, 2012

Promoting safety while speeding changeover in grooving, parting, turning applications, models G1511, G1521, and G1551 have respective approach angles of 0° (straight), 90°, and 45° and are optimized for shallow depth grooving to 0.236 in. Straight and 90° versions suit radial/axial face grooving and turning, while G1551 is intended for recesses, undercutting, and copy turning. Formed from... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deep Hole Micro Drills promote process reliability.

Jan 11, 2012

Able to handle ISO-P, M, K, and N material groups, Walter Titex Xotreme M, DM8, and DM12 respectively cover drilling depths up to 5 x D, 8 x D, and 12 x D. Each solid carbide drill, available in diameters from 2-2.95 mm, has AlTiN-based coating for optimal cutting performance and tool life. Point geometry ensures precise positioning on entry, while internal cooling and polished flutes with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cartridge Type Milling Cutter machines non-ferrous materials.

Dec 29, 2011

Available in 80-200 mm diameters with max cutting speeds from 5,000-7,000 m/min, Valenite F4050 utilizes high-tensile steel cartridges with brazed PCD carbide tips. Adjusting key guarantees micron-precise runout of cartridges, while carbide chip deflector handles heavy chip production from roughing and finishing operations. Cartridges are available with 90° clearance angle and cutting depths up... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Ball-Nose End Mills machine hard ISO-H materials.

Dec 14, 2011

Featuring heat-resistant TiAlSiN-based coating for extended tool life, Prototyp Protoomax(TM) Ultra End Mills come in standard versions from 3-12 mm diameter and mini versions from 0.1-2.5 mm for small to extremely small contours. All diameters have 2 cutting edges and helix angle of 30°. Solid carbide tools are suited for machining hardened materials up to 70 HRC in die and moldmaking, as well... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Drill is designed for deep hole operations.

Dec 01, 2011

Offered as special tool with diameters from 5-12 mm dia, Walter Titex XD70 can produce holes up to 70xD in one operation and does not require pecking. Cooling is provided via internal coolant channels, and no special coolant equipment, such as an external high-pressure system, is required. Standard cooling unit, such as those available with any machining center, is sufficient. Respectively, TTP... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Wear-Resistant Insert Drills combine durability, flexibility.

Nov 16, 2011

Walter Valenite Xtraotec® insert drills come in diameters as small as 0.531 in., which are suitable for depths up to 5xD and equipped with size 1 inserts. Also available, cartridge format drills cover 2.35-4.70 in. dia range. Standard version features 3.15 in. dia with 3xD depth, while 4.70 in. dia and 5xD depth model can be ordered. Hole diameter can be finely adjusted to 0.024 in. on outer... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Drill suits shallow hole drilling applications.

Oct 19, 2011

Featuring 4-margin design, 140° point angle, and L/D ratio of 3 x D, short version of Titex X•treme Drill is suitable for drilling angled entry/exit surfaces, convex workpiece surfaces, and cross holes. Internal coolant supply and aluminum chromium nitride-based XPL coating maximize tool life. Available from 1/8-¾ in. with cylindrical or whistle notch shank, drill is suitable for general... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Inserts are effective on high-temperature alloys.

Oct 05, 2011

Walter Valenite ISO indexable inserts are designed for machining nickel, cobalt, and iron-based, high-temperature alloys. NRS geometry, useful for roughing operations, and NMS geometry, targeting medium machining and semi-finishing operations, are designed for turning operations and feature cutting edge design that minimizes effect of wear. Also, PVD-aluminum oxide coating (grades WSM10 and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tooling System features changeable milling head.

Sep 20, 2011

Prototyp ConeFit(TM) solid carbide milling system is available with spade-type compression molded, changeable cutting heads suited for copy and plunge milling, chamfering, centering, and spot-facing holes. For graphite machining, PCD coated N50 variants are available as 4-flute cutters with corner radius and as double-edged, ball-nose end mills. Protoomax(TM)ST end mill provides maximum metal... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Drills are offered in non-coolant thru versions.

Sep 08, 2011

Non-coolant thru versions of Titex X-treme(TM) solid carbide high-performance drills are available from 1/8-¾ in. dia and can be used with all common materials. Featuring 4-margins design that promotes stability relative to workpiece, drills maintain position at point of entrance or exit as well as when machining inclined surfaces. Additional features include aluminum chromium nitride-based XPL... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Milling Cutters optimize steel and cast iron machining.

Aug 22, 2011

Providing wear and shock resistance, CVD-Al2O3-coated Tiger-tec® Silver WKP25S maximizes productivity through ability to process all steels at high cutting speeds. Product features bicolor coating that facilitates wear detection. Grade is also suitable for machining tool steels with strengths greater than 1,000 N/mm² and when used in difficult conditions such as wet machining. In addition,... Read More

Color-Coded Inserts conform to ISO specifications.

Aug 02, 2002

Color Select system codes inserts according to their composition and characteristics. It uses ISO standard plus additional identifications and colors for chip breaking geometries, use, and applications. New models include Non-ferrous inserts in rose color; Hard Material inserts in anthracite or purplish-black color; and bi-color Tiger.tec, in black and gold. Tiger.tec's top surface is coated in... Read More