Press Release Summary:
Able to reduce machining time by minimizing required tool changes, D4580 chamfer body provides drilling and chamfering in one tool. Product is available in 6 in. and metric body sizes with chamfer widths up to 0.011 in. (2.8 mm). Suitable for use with all corresponding solid carbide drills, tool is compatible with such materials as ISO material groups P, M, K, N, and S and suitable for all holes with 45Â° chamfers.
Original Press Release:
Cost Effective Drilling and Chamfering in One Tool
Walter’s versatile new D4580 chamfer body, suitable for use with all corresponding solid carbide drills, reduces the need for tool changes and lowers tooling costs.
Waukesha, WI – The new Walter D4580 chamfer body provides cost effective drilling and chamfering in one tool. This proven two-in-one approach reduces machining time since fewer tool changes are required. It also lowers tooling costs as fewer tools are needed and can replace particularly expensive special tools.
The versatile D4580 is suitable for use with a wide variety of materials, including ISO material groups P, M, K, N, and S, and for all holes with 45 degree chamfers. In the automotive industry this applies to cylinder heads, cylinder blocks and sump face holes, housings and mounting holes, and turbocharger and related mounting holes. The chamfer body is available in six inch and metric body sizes with chamfer widths up to 0.011 in. (2.8 mm). The D4580 chamfer body is suitable for use with all corresponding solid carbide drills.
Walter, a global leader in the metalworking industry with over 90 years of experience in precision cutting tools for milling, drilling, turning, boring and specialized tools, helps customers improve process reliability and increase productivity. With Regional Headquarters in Waukesha, WI, Walter markets its competence brands Walter Valenite, Walter Titex, Walter Prototyp and Walter Multiply through a strong network of distributors and field engineers across subsidiaries in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina.