End Mills meet micro machining application requirements.

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Solid Carbide Micro End Mills combine geometrically optimized cutting edge and slim, concave, tapered neck to offer flexible capabilities in various materials from 66 Rc hardened steel to graphite. Available in 24 designs, these ball nose, torus, and flat end style end mills can be uncoated or have TiAlN coating. Cutting diameters range from .008-.080 in., with effective cutting length-to-diameter ratios of 2.2:1, 5:1, and 10:1.

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Emuge Introduces Innovative Micro Machining End Mills

WEST BOYLSTON, MA U.S.A. (February 19, 2008) - Today, Emuge Corp. announced the introduction of their new Solid Carbide Micro End Mills that are specially designed to meet the unique and demanding requirements of micro machining applications. An innovative, geometrically optimized cutting edge combined with a slim, concave, tapered neck provide flexible, high-performance milling solutions in a wide variety of materials from 66 Rc hardened steel to graphite.

The tools are offered in cutting diameters from .2mm (.008") to 2mm (.080"), with effective cutting length-to-diameter ratios of 2.2:1, 5:1 and 10:1.

"These tools represent a comprehensive and broad reaching program, utilizing the latest developments in tool design, carbide selection and coating technology to provide systems solutions for the expanding field of micro machining," said Mr. Stephen Jean, Milling Products Manager at Emuge Corp.

Emuge Micro tools are ideal for milling injection molds and extrusion dies, or graphite and copper electrodes. They are also well suited for high-precision surface structuring of macroscopic components as well as micro-mechanical parts production.

The extensive line of Emuge Micro End Mills include ball nose, torus and flat end styles and are available in different 24 designs, uncoated or with TiAlN coating - 300 new items in total. For added versatility, these tools are suitable for diamond coating, which is available upon request.

Micro Ends Mills join a comprehensive line of solid carbide tools that are precision-manufactured for optimum performance, durability and tool life. The expanded end mill line reflects the expertise and manufacturing techniques developed over 90 years of application research and continuous product enhancement.

Emuge Corp. is a subsidiary of the 1,000+ employee German company Emuge-Werk Richard Glimpel KG that has been the product technology and performance leader in their field for over 90 years. The company manufactures an extensive line of taps, end mills, thread mills, holders and attachments, over 100,000 items sold through distributors worldwide. Emuge also offers end-user technical support through a network of in-the-field engineers with extensive tooling experience.

Over 10,000 types of cutting tools and accessories are stocked in the company's new North American Headquarters located in W. Boylston, MA USA. The 21,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility, custom-designed and built in 2005, also serves as a technology center. Milling, thread cutting, and workholding seminars will also be conducted at the technology center. For more seminar information, visit www.emuge.com.

For more information on the entire line of Emuge End Mills, contact Emuge at 1800 Century Drive, West Boylston, MA 01583-2121, Tel. 800-323-3013, internet; www.emuge.com.

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