Press Release Summary:
Hexamill 220.66 is suitable for medium to heavy-duty face milling applications. Face milling cutters have strong, thick inserts with 6 cutting edges that enable feed rates in excess of 0.020 in/tooth. Also available are cassettes to accept inserts, and CM cutter body can be fitted with cassettes to cut at depths of more than 0.315 in. Cutter is available in both normal and close pitch versions. It can also be used in turn milling applications.
Original Press Release:
Carboloy Introduces Hexamill, The New Productivity And Economy Leader In Medium To Heavy-Duty Face Milling Applications
February 8, 2002 - Carboloy (Warren, Ml), a part of Seco Tools AB, has introduced Hexamill (220.66), a new line of face milling cutters that feature hexagonal inserts for increased economy and productivity in medium to heavy-duty face milling applications. The Hexamill family complements the company's 220.60 family of heavy-duty facemills and its versatile 220.43 Octomill(TM) facemills.
New cassettes that accept the Hexamill inserts are available for the 220.60 CH/CHT cutter bodies. The new Hexamill CM cutter body can also be fitted with cassettes for inserts for depths of cut of more than 0.315 in. as with the 220.60 family of heavy-duty face milling cutters that it complements:
* Hexamill is available in both normal and close pitch versions
* Strong, thick inserts with 6 cutting edges enable feed rates in excess of .020 inch/tooth to be used on machines with sufficient power
* Wiper inserts are available for superior surface finish applications
* And it can be used in turn milling applications as well.
These and other characteristics make Hexamill the new productivity and economy leader in medium to heavy-duty face milling applications.
Carboloy Inc., is part of the Seco Tools AB worldwide organization and a manufacturer of Seco-Carboloy carbide tooling and related products, systems and services. The company commands a respected position in the U.S. metalworking industry through its dedication to quality, advanced technology, and excellence in customer service. Carboloy markets its full range of cutting tools and related accessories through a network of over 400 authorized distributors in the United States, Canada and Mexico.