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Drill Heads eliminate spiral marks and grooves.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Drill Heads eliminate spiral marks and grooves.

Available in standards sizes from 28–70 mm and customized solutions from 28–127 mm, KSEM PLUS B1 Heads with DFC guiding pads can handle drilling through stacked materials, inclined exits, and cross holes as well as interrupted cut conditions. Two effective cutting edges work well at high feed rates to minimize load per edge, compensate for radial forces, and prevent disk build up with only 2...

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Shoulder Mill supports roughing and finishing applications.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Shoulder Mill supports roughing and finishing applications.

Available in 3 grades to cover various applications and conditions, Mill 1-7™ is suitable for small diameter shoulder-, ramp-, slot-, plunge-, and helical milling, all while using single insert. Positive rake of insert provides soft action and low cutting forces for smooth entry and exit from component. Elliptical cutting edges are optimized with straight 90° wall and true 0° lead,...

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Composites Without Limits
Agricultural & Farming Products

Composites Without Limits

Where do tool manufacturers stand as regards economic working methods for CFRPs, composites, etc.? What new tool concepts are there? What does the future hold? Kennametals specialists have been working in the field for many years, and this has enabled them to build up considerable expertise. The trend towards lightweight construction materials will gather pace, and not just in the aerospace...

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Turning Inserts handle hard alloys.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Turning Inserts handle hard alloys.

With PVD coating technology, Beyond(TM) Grades optimize machining in high-temperature materials. Model KCU10(TM) is specifically engineered for OD and ID turning, grooving, plunging, undercutting, and threading, while Model KCU25(TM) covers threading, grooving, and cutoff. Model KCU10 additionally features dual-layer coating application: top layer of AlSiTiN atop second layer of AlTiN. Boundary...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

New KM4X(TM) Spindle Connection from Kennametal Delivers Maximum Spindle Power

(LATROBE, PA) - When machining tough materials like titanium, there is a need for a spindle connection that makes the best use of available power. Machinists are challenged to maximize metal-removal rates to achieve production efficiencies, yet face low cutting speeds and considerably higher cutting forces. In response, machine tool builders have improved stiffness and damping on spindles and...

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Construction Equipment and Supplies

Indexable Milling Inserts excel in dry machining.

Engineered for high-speed dry machining in light to medium milling of steel and stainless steel parts under stable conditions, Beyond(TM) KCPM20 Inserts are CVD coated and have post-coat treatment on all surfaces to minimize tensile stress and micro-chipping. After coating, inserts are top- and bottom-ground for optimized seating surface in toolholder. Styles are available for face milling,...

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Large Diameter Taps suit wind energy applications.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Large Diameter Taps suit wind energy applications.

Available in sizes from M24-M42, HSS-E-PM Beyond(TM) taps feature wear-resistant powder metal substrate and proprietary top layers and coatings. Beyond(TM) HSS-E taps deliver optimal performance in tapping steel components - gear rings and mainshafts - or cast-iron components: hubs, housing, and gear boxes. Designed for conventional non-rigid and CNC-synchronous tapping machines, precision h6...

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Modular Reamers combine flexibility, high-speed operation.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Modular Reamers combine flexibility, high-speed operation.

RHM(TM) modular reaming system features interchangeable reamer heads that reduce tool setup time and machine downtime. KST(TM) (Kennametal Short Taper) coupling system provides simultaneous taper-face contact, resulting in less than 3 microns runout and rigid union. Two drive flats on reamer shank and in tool body foster symmetrical torque transmission. Reamer heads are available in...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Beyond(TM) Tooling from Kennametal Makes Money-Losing Job a Winner for Mecon Industries

(SCARBOROUGH, ONTARIO, CANADA) - Difficult jobs can be a reminder why it's good to keep up with the latest cutting-tool advances. For Mecon Industries (Scarborough, Ontario, Canada), new Beyond(TM) tooling from Kennametal was the difference between potential failure on a job no one could cut to delivering the part on time as promised. Beyond is Kennametal's newest line of tooling, a complete...

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Drills combine benefits of modular and indexable tools.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Drills combine benefits of modular and indexable tools.

Consisting of steel body coupled to high-strength steel head with 4 coolant holes, KSEM PLUS(TM) Modular Drills are available in standard lengths of 5, 8, and 10 x diameter in inch and metric sizes from 1.250-2.756 in. and 31.75-70.00 mm. Body and head are mated with Flexible Drilling System coupling system, which uses radially activated locking screws for minimal runout. Tools are suited for...

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