Press Release Summary:
For roughing, semi-finishing, and finishing, CoroMill 176 covers gear profile sizes from 4-6. With standard carbide inserts for gear profiles according to DIN3972-2, tool is custom-made for specific profiles with addendum modification and protuberance. CoroMill 176 is registered as Quality class B in accordance with DIN3968 and uses iLock interface for precision and stability.
Original Press Release:
Reduce Cutting Time by up to 50% in Gear Milling
On October 1, 2011 Sandvik Coromant introduced a new full profile hob for gear milling, CoroMill 176.
This indexable carbide insert hob can reduce your cutting time by 50% and more than double your tool life compared to traditional high speed steel cutters.
For roughing, semi-finishing and finishing, the innovative hobbing tool solution covers gear profile sizes in the range module 4-6.
With standard carbide inserts for gear profiles according to DIN3972-2 it is custom-made for specific profiles with, for example, addendum modification and protuberance. The hob is extremely easy-to-use with the iLock interface ensuring precision and stability. CoroMill 176 is registered as Quality class B in accordance with DIN3968.
Sandvik Coromant is a world-leading supplier of cutting tools and tooling systems for the metalworking industry and is represented in 130 countries. 25 state-of-the art Productivity Centers located around the world provide customers and staff with continuous training in tooling solutions and methods to increase productivity. Sandvik Coromant is part of the Tooling business area of the Sandvik Group.