Press Release Summary:
WMX wiper insert combines main radius with multiple complementary radii and integrates chip-breaker geometry. This design widens feed rate and chip-breaking ranges. Designed for broad variety of applications, insert enables high quality surface to be achieved in finishing operations.
Original Press Release:
Sandvik Coromant's New WMX Wiper Insert Boosts Productivity and Quality
Fair Lawn, New Jersey, September 2, 2008 - Sandvik Coromant's new WMX wiper insert offers increased productivity and quality across a broad range of applications. With an innovative design, the WMX wiper insert achieves higher performance than other wiper geometries available on the market today.
The WMX wiper insert combines a main radius with multiple complementary radii and integrates a new chip-breaker geometry. This design widens feed rate and chip-breaking ranges, allowing machining times to be cut by approximately 30%. Productivity is greatly increased in medium- to rough-machining and much higher quality surface finishes can be achieved in finishing operations.
The WMX wiper insert increases reliability and predictability across a wide feed range, making it ideal for a broad variety 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.
CONTACT: Bjorn Roodzant