Press Release Summary:
GROOVE 'N TURNÂ® dovetail grooving inserts are used to machine O-ring dovetail grooves with 66Â° undercut angles. Utilizing left/OD and right/ID insert pair to generate groove form, inserts are available in .030, .070, .090, .100, .125, and .150 in. sizes with major diameters starting at .300 in., as well as submicron grain carbide grades for ferrous and non-ferrous materials that are either uncoated or coated. Inserts are used on conventional, Swiss, and CNC machines.
Original Press Release:
THINBIT® GROOVE 'N TURN® Dovetail Grooving Inserts
THINBIT®, manufactured by Kaiser Tool Company, is pleased to announce the expansion of their GROOVE 'N TURN® line to include dovetail grooving inserts. Dovetail grooving inserts are used to machine O-ring dovetail grooves with 66° undercut angles. The insert design is optimized for strength by utilizing a left/OD and right/ID insert pair to generate the groove form. Insert sizes are .030", .070", .090", .100", .125" and .150" with major diameters starting at .300". Available in sub-micron grain carbide grades for ferrous and non-ferrous materials either uncoated or with TiN, TiCN, TiAIN or diamond film coatings. GROOVE 'N TURN® dovetail inserts can be used on conventional, Swiss and CNC machines.
Toolholders are available in square shank size 5/16" through 1-1/4" and round shank sizes ½" through 1" with straight and 90° presentations. GROOVE 'N TURN® dovetail inserts fit existing "L" series THINBIT® toolholders.
These tools, along with the entire THINBIT® line of cutting tools, will be on display at IMTS 2010 in Booth Number W-2172, or for more information regarding the entire THINBIT® line, please visit our website at www.thinbit.com.