Press Release Summary:
Prototyp Advance tools include 6Â cutter types and 250 line items, each providing balanced hardness and toughness for versatile application and extended tool life. Suited to machining diverse materials, including ISO material groups P, M, K, and S, with WJ30TF grade and TiAIN coating, tools come in standard geometries of 30Â° and 45Â° helix angles and 2 main configurations: shoulder mill and shoulder/slot mill. Number of cutting edges varies from 2–8 depending on model.
Original Press Release:
Tough, Versatile and Cost-Effective: The New Walter Prototyp Advance Line of Solid Carbide Milling Tools for Universal Application
Offering the ideal balance of hardness and toughness, plus tool life increases of up to 50%, the new Walter Prototyp Advance line of milling tools help the bottom line.
Waukesha, WI -- Walter has introduced its new Prototyp Advance line of solid carbide milling tools for universal application. The new Advance milling cutter line consisting of six cutter types and 250 line items, each providing the ideal balance of hardness and toughness for the widest possible application, plus long tool life (increases of up to 50%) thanks to the Advance line’s new high-performance WJ30TF grade and Walter’s own TiAIN coating.
Walter’s Advance line tools are well suited to machining a wide array of materials (ISO material groups P, M, K and S) and can help reduce inventory costs as well.
The cost-effective Advance line features standard geometries of 30° and 45° helix angles and comes in two main tool configurations, the shoulder mill and the shoulder/slot mill. The universal shoulder mill category consists of the MC111 milling cutter with a 30° helix angle and four cutting edges; the MC112 30° with four cutting edges; and the MC122 45°with four to eight cutting edges.
The Advance shoulder/slot mill category consists of the MC213 30° with two to four cutting edges; the MC216 30° with two or three cutting edges; and the MC322 45° with four cutting edges.
Walter, a global leader in the metalworking industry with over 90 years of experience in precision cutting tools for milling, drilling, turning, boring and specialized tools, helps customers improve process reliability and increase productivity. With Regional Headquarters in Waukesha, WI, Walter markets its competence brands Walter Valenite, Walter Titex, Walter Prototyp and Walter Multiply through a strong network of distributors and field engineers across subsidiaries in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina.
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Mark Hemmerling, Director of Marketing