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Walter USA, Inc.

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

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Walter USA, Inc.

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Precision Drill Inserts feature self-centering point geometry.

Oct 31, 2013

Suited for use in heat exchanger manufacturing and other industries, Xtra•tec® Point Drill inserts include P6001 (Universal in grades WXP45 and WPP45C0) and P6003 (Specialist in grade WMP35) in various standard sizes. Precision ground geometry optimizes surface quality yield, while self-centering effect and stabilizing lands lend to close bore tolerances and precise cylindrical bores. Also,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Helical Flute Cutter suits profiling and shoulder milling.

Oct 15, 2013

Offered in 1½–3 in. dia, Blaxx™ F5138 includes 4-edged, tangential, indexable inserts made from Tiger-tec® Silver cutting material and manufactured using carbide technology. Inserts are positioned in cutter to ensure there is large mass of carbide in direction of cutting forces. Featuring glossy black surface to protect against corrosion and wear, tool comes in 4 grades: WKP25S and WKP35S... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Insert Geometry is optimized for grooving and groove turning.

Sep 04, 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... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Turning Inserts handle difficult machining applications.

Aug 16, 2013

Designed for semi-finishing and medium machining of high temperature alloys, NMS geometry can also be used on ISO M materials. NRS geometry is suitable for roughing high temperature alloys and for machining of forged and cast surfaces. For finishing titanium alloys, NFT geometry is resistant to crater wear. NRR geometry is suited for heavy roughing of forged materials, with cut depths of up to... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Coated Inserts increase cast iron, steel machining productivity.

Jul 10, 2013

Suitable for wet or dry machining, Tiger•tec® Silver ISO K inserts promote performance and reliability when working with grey cast iron, ductile iron, and higher strength steel alloys. Aluminum oxide coating features optimized microstructure that delivers resistance to crater wear and heat, and post-coating treatment increases edge toughness and process reliability while enabling... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Blind Hole Tap eliminates bird's nest swarf.

May 16, 2013

Designed for tapping long-chipping high tensile strength steels, Prototyp Paradur® Short Chip HT Tap has 15° helix angle for chip removal, even in deep and protected threads. This reduces to 9° helix angle which, combined with ground rake in chamfer, ensures creation of short chips. Axial internal cooling rinses chips out of hole through spiral flutes. Tool life is optimized by THL hard... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Chamfering Drills handle wide range of materials.

Apr 18, 2013

Available in Type 99 version with internal coolant and Type 79 version without coolant, Titex X•treme Step 90 features 4-margin design that is suited for entering in uneven surfaces up to 5°, uneven exits up to 45°, and cross holes. Intended for extra deep drilling, X•treme Pilot Step 90 for XD has 2-flute design, 2xDc pilot length for optimal alignment, diameter tolerance of p7, and TFT... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Carbide Reamers increase process reliability and roundness.

Mar 27, 2013

Walter Titex reamers are solid carbide up to 13 mm dia. Above 13 mm dia, reamers have solid carbide head. All products offer shank tolerance of h6 according to DIN 6535 HA. While straight fluted F2162 version for blind and through holes comes in 4–20 mm dia sizes, spiral fluted F2171 for through holes is available in 2–20 mm dia sizes. Both versions have diameter tolerance for h7 hole size... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Steel Turning Inserts promote productivity, process reliability.

Mar 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... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Indexable Ceramic Inserts suit super alloy turning operations.

Feb 19, 2013

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. WIS10 suits light roughing to semi-finishing operations, while fracture-resistant WWS20 delivers toughness for turning... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Counterboring Insert Geometry delivers optimal precision.

Jan 17, 2013

Designed for use with Walter BoringMEDIUM system for 20–153 mm drilled holes and Walter BoringMAXI system for 150–640 mm drilled holes, E47 Counterboring Insert Geometry provides optimized chip breaking and removal properties that result from universal chip groove, positive rake angle, and strong cutting edge with 0° chamfer. Depending on shape of insert and size, depths of cut from... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cutting Tool Inserts cover range of steel turning applications.

Dec 21, 2012

Part of Tiger•tec® Silver for Turning Series, RP5 has positive 3° chamfer and wide chip breaker groove that maintains low cutting temperature during roughing. MP5 geometry, with 3-center curve cutting edge, is suited for medium machining of steel. MP3 geometry excels at medium machining on long chip forming steels such as low carbon and forging steels, while FP5, used for finishing... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Ceramic Inserts optimize high-temperature alloy machining.

Dec 10, 2012

Featuring self-reinforced structure of silicon nitride ceramics and optimized chemical stability, WIS10 Grade offers notch wear resistance and excels at machining all types of heat-resistant high temperature alloys such as Inconel, Waspalloy, and Stellite. WWS20 Grade, featuring Whisker fibers, offers fracture and crack resistance and is suitable for nickel-based alloys and difficult conditions,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Blind Hole Tap cuts threads in holes up to depth of 3 x D.

Nov 30, 2012

Manufactured out of HSS-E PM, Prototyp Paradur® Eco Plus is optionally available with THL or TiN coating, and external or internal cooling with radial or axial coolant outlet. This allows tap to process structural and high tensile steels, abrasive materials and materials that tend to fuse, stainless steels, malleable cast iron, and copper/aluminum alloys. Offered in sizes up to M64, tap... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide End Mills boost efficiency with clamping interface.

Oct 25, 2012

Addressing pull-out or micro-creep problems, Walter Prototyp 12–40 mm dia solid carbide end mills with Haimer Safe-Lock™ clamping system optimize efficiency in demanding and high-speed machining applications. Safe-Lock’s carrier elements, with spiral grooves ground into tool shank and in combination with friction locking in chuck, provide positive locking as well as precision... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Insert Drills are coated to optimize performance.

Oct 04, 2012

Xtra•tec® Insert Drills are available with Tiger•tec® Silver aluminum oxide coating, which promotes tool life and process reliability in demanding drilling applications. Combining high temperature wear resistance and toughness, coating is available with several insert materials. Cutting materials WKP25S and WKP35S suit all cast iron and steel materials. When machining ISO-P, ISO-M, or... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide End Mill is suited for machining ISO M materials.

Sep 26, 2012

Featuring 4-flute cutter with 2 internal helical coolant channels, Walter Prototyp Proto•max™ Inox suits applications involving stainless steel and other materials. Micro geometry increases wear resistance and protects against edge build up while providing for smooth workpiece finish, while unequal helix angles (35° and 38°) minimize vibration during operation. This end mill, with TAA... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Shoulder Mills are built for reliability and performance.

Sep 06, 2012

Along with high-gloss black finish resistant to wear and corrosion, Blaxx(TM) F5041 and F5141 feature indexable insert pockets that accurately and securely position inserts. Tangential inserts can increase insert area presented to workpiece as well as tool body stability. Precision inserts, manufactured in sizes LNHU0904 and LNHU1306, have 4 cutting edges, while controlled runout and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Inserts are optimized for grooving, cutoff jobs.

Aug 21, 2012

Indexable grooving and cutoff inserts are available with Tigerotec® Silver PVD aluminum oxide coating, which offers high-temperature wear resistance to promote tool life. Optimized surface structure lowers friction on cutting surface; sharp, defined cutting edges can be achieved due to coating's thinness; and smooth surface helps prevent build-up on cutting edge while promoting process... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Low Foaming Cutting Fluid boosts surface finish.

Aug 03, 2012

Designed to exceed stringent coolant criteria in metalworking, ValCool(TM) VPLFC Cutting Fluid provides foam control properties, suited for high pressure systems rated 1,000 psi and up. Heavy-duty, non-chlorinated, semi-synthetic formula optimizes tool life and surface finish, and helps boost overall system cleanliness, rejecting tramp oils and maintaining stable pH levels. Product is available... Read More