Press Release Summary:
Compatible with insert geometries and grades, CoroMill 490 Family of milling tools are suited for contouring, edging and slot, as well as shoulder and face milling. They come with true 90Â° square shoulder, and can produce finished piece with single pass. Flexible units can replace multiple cutting tools.
Original Press Release:
Sandvik Coromant Expands CoroMill 490 Family to Steel and Cast Iron Milling
July 30, 2008
Fair Lawn, New Jersey, July 30, 2008 - Sandvik Coromant has announced an expansion to its CoroMill 490 family of milling tools. Perfect for face and shoulder milling, the new additions are designed for applications in steel and cast iron.
The CoroMill 490 is a versatile tool, capable of offering high performance for contouring, edging and slot, shoulder and face milling. The tool's design is compatible with the latest insert geometries and grades developed by Sandvik Coromant.
As the first mill with a true 90-degree square shoulder, the CoroMill 490 can produce a finished piece with a single pass, typically reducing machining costs by up to 25%. Additionally, the tool's flexibility allows it to replace multiple cutting tools, simplifying production and increasing efficiency.
The new additions to the CoroMill 490 family ensure that its higher cutting data and increased productivity are available for a much broader array of applications.
About Sandvik Coromant
As the world-leading supplier of high quality cutting tools, Sandvik Coromant helps customers think smart, work smart and earn smart. The company provided US customers with $70 million in documented cost savings in 2007. For more information regarding products, applications and services that can help you earn smart, contact Sandvik Coromant Company, 1702 Nevins Road, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410, phone 201.794.5223, fax 201.794.5217 or visit http://www.coromant.sandvik.com/us.