Solid Carbide Drills feature double-margin flute design.

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Made of special sub-micron grain carbide grade for abrasion resistance and durability, EF Series features multi-layer PVD coating that resists chipping/cracking for extended tool life. Flute construction enables optimized chip evacuation, while self-centering design allows drilling in one shot, eliminating peck cycles and pre-spot operations. Products are available in 3XD, 5XD, and 8XD drill styles in solid and coolant-fed designs.

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Emuge Introduces Complete Line of New High Penetration Rate Carbide Drills

WEST BOYLSTON, MA U.S.A.  – Emuge Corp. (  today announced the North American debut of an extensive line of high performance Solid Carbide Drills to further enhance their broad range of taps and threading tools.  The new Emuge EF Series Drills (  are the result of extensive research and development and incorporate special geometry, proprietary carbide grades and a PVD coating design that is unique to the industry.  The result is three to five times faster penetration rate than conventional carbide and cobalt drills, in addition to exceptional, high quality threads and longer tool life.

“We are excited to roll out this major introduction to the U.S. and Canadian marketplace,” said Mr. Bob Hellinger, President of Emuge Corp.  “It makes perfect sense for Emuge to have a drill product line to complement our leading line of taps and thread mills and it provides our customers the best holemaking solutions for their tapping applications.”  In addition to the drill line introduction, beginning in the fourth quarter of 2015, Emuge will be offering complete grinding/reconditioning services for all drill products at their West Boylston, MA U.S.A. facility.

The EF Solid Carbide Drills, engineered and made by Emuge in Germany, feature a double-margin flute design for added stability and rounder/straighter holes. A unique flute construction enables superb chip evaluation, and a self-centering design allows drilling in one shot, eliminating peck cycles and pre-spot operations. Emuge drills are made of a special sub-micron grain carbide grade for extraordinary abrasion resistance and durability, and a unique multi-layer PVD coating resists chipping/cracking for exceptionally long tool life.

A full range of product is available in 3XD, 5XD, and 8XD drill styles in solid & coolant-fed designs for convenience and application versatility.  Over 2,000 standard SKU’s will be stocked in Emuge’s West Boylston facility.  A 48 page catalog covering the EF Drills line is available by request and also posted online at

Emuge Corp. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the 1,500+ employee German company EMUGE-Werk Richard Glimpel GmbH & Co. KG (Lauf, Germany) that has been the product technology and performance leader in their field for over 90 years. The company manufactures an extensive line of taps, thread mills, end mills, toolholders, clamping devices and other rotary cutting tools, over 100,000 items sold through distributors worldwide.  Emuge also offers end-user technical support through a network of in-the-field engineers and in-house product specialists, all with extensive tooling and application experience.

Over 10,000 types of cutting tools and accessories are stocked in the company’s U.S. and Canadian Headquarters located in West Boylston, MA, U.S.A. The 21,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility also serves as a technology center with a machining and tooling demonstration showroom and classroom. For more information on Emuge products, contact Emuge at 1800 Century Drive, West Boylston, MA 01583-2121, Tel. 800-323-3013, internet:

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