Tapping Tools

Portable Tools

PipeMan Products, Inc. - Becomes a SpeedTaps(TM) Dealer

Jun 16, 2016

PipeMan Products, Inc. has become an approved distributor of the revolutionary SpeedTaps™ tapping solutions in standard and metric sizes. Concord, CA – PipeMan Products, Inc. is proud to announce that it has become a distributor of the new SpeedTaps™ tapping solutions. When operated with impact wrenches, SpeedTaps™ out-tap traditional hand tap methods by 14 to 1 holes tapped. Many have... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Blind Hole Taps machine stainless steels.

Sep 04, 2015

Designed for machining stainless steels and ISO M materials, TC142 Blind Hole Taps also have secondary application in ISO P materials, particularly in softer steels which require more chip control. Grade WW60RB, featuring wear-resistant coating, offers extended tool life and high cutting speeds for high-volume production. Grade WY80FC features vaporized surface that guarantees high level of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Portable Magnetic Drill features automatic feed mechanism.

Aug 07, 2015

Suitable for production applications, MAB 825 V incorporates automatic feed mechanism with power retraction; double-insulated, 16 A, reversible motor with 4-speed oil bath gearbox; infinitely variable torque control; and full-wave electronics. Heavy-duty drill cuts holes up to 4 in. dia. in structural steel and other metals. Additional capabilities include twist drilling and reaming up to 1 ¼... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Portable Tools

Programmable Hydraulic Tapping Arms combine power and efficiency.

Jul 14, 2015

Promoting machine tool utilization efficiency and shortening cycle times, FlexArm Hydraulic Tapping Arms run tapping and threading operations offline while CNC is running. Tapping 1 ½ in. in mild steel at 110 rpm is made possible due to Hydraulic Power Packs and gearboxes, and tapping and threading with FlexArm while lathe is running eliminates thread milling operations. End-users can program... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Through-Hole Tap is optimized for performance, life expectancy.

Nov 26, 2013

Designed for through-hole threads up to 3.5xD, Prototyp Prototex® Eco Plus is manufactured from HSS-E-PM and can be used on steel, stainless steel, and cast iron as well as such non-ferrous metals as aluminum and copper. Pre-treatment optimizes adhesion of THL hard material coating, increasing performance and tool life, while optimized geometry in chamfer section increases process reliability.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

WIDIA Vari Family of Tools Takes Efficiency to the Extreme

Nov 01, 2013

For milling, drilling, or tapping, VariMill™, VariDrill™, and VariTap™ deliver high performance and real economy. To address the unique needs of job shop customers and the distributors who serve them, the WIDIA VariMill™, VariDrill™, and VariTap™ are specifically engineered to be versatile, easy to choose, easy to use, and deliver superior results in a wide range of applications and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Superior Tapping Performance in Multiple Materials from WIDIA(TM) VariTap

Sep 18, 2013

Latest tools built on 140-year legacy in tap design and engineering to deliver performance without compromise. Manufacturers, especially job shops, know better than most the pressures of ever-increasing customer demands and the equally demanding requirements to control costs. Multi-purpose tools have been one method many shops use to bridge the gap - excellent in certain materials and "good... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Marposs Features in-Process Tool Monitoring System at Westec 2013

Jul 31, 2013

Auburn Hills, MI – Marposs Corp. will present its Artis CTM-V5 system with DDU-4 torque and feed force sensor for identifying tool breakage and worn tools at WESTEC 2013 in booth #1946. The DDU-4 sensor is suitable for monitoring drilling and threading (tapping or thread forming) processes, as well as forming processes such as stir friction welding, by means of axial force and torque... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Auto-Tapper automatically frees lodged pellets from classifier.

Sep 24, 2012

Featuring pneumatic actuator set on adjustable cycle timer, Witte Auto-Tapper induces small resonance through perforated classifier deck that coordinates linear vibrating action to gently jolt any pellets blocking screen and permit continued movement towards reject discharge while opening holes to allow on-spec pellets to slide through screen. Available as option on pellet classifiers,... Read More

Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Thread Formers boost cutting speed.

Apr 25, 2012

Prototyp Protodyn® HSC thread former is solid carbide tool engineered to improve thread forming cutting speed, productivity, and tool life. It features micrograin carbide substrate that is mated with hard multi-layer TiCN coating that makes it suitable for use in all formable materials with an Si-content of less than 12%, such as steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. It possesses a shank... Read More

Portable Tools

Hand Tappers suit general purpose applications.

Aug 27, 2010

Intended for general-purpose tapping, Speedaire No. 4WXT7 (150 rpm) and No. 4WXT6 (250 rpm) feature pneumatic high-reversal-type motor with added torque that lets tool handle range of tap sizes. Tapping cycle starts at correct speed and reverses instantly, while integral quick change tool holder provides tap changing flexibility and accepts optional clutch type tap holders. Ergonomic pistol grip... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

MSC Industrial Direct Co. to Showcase Hertel Cutting Tools at IMTS 2010

Aug 18, 2010

Melville, New York, August 12, 2010 - At IMTS 2010 in booth W-1464, MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. will showcase a variety of products from Hertel, a provider of cutting tools since 1947. Hertel is currently launching a major product expansion that includes the addition of over 5,500 solid holemaking, threading and milling tools, as well as indexable carbide products. Hertel offers a full line... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Powder-Metal Taps are built for demanding applications.

Jun 28, 2010

Designed for precision tapping applications in steel and stainless steel, WIDIA-GTD(TM) HSS-E taps feature powder-metal substrate with high levels of cobalt content for optimal heat resistance and extended tool life. Manufactured to ANSI and DIN standards, taps feature precision h6 shanks for use with conventional tap holders with square drive or precision round tool holders. Choices include 15°... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Sandvik Coromant to Showcase a Wide Variety of Tooling Innovation at IMTS 2010

Jun 22, 2010

Under the theme "The Road to Success Starts Here," Sandvik Coromant will be showcasing a broad range of tools at IMTS 2010. With new solutions for an incredible variety of machining applications, the company will be located in booth #W-1500 at the trade show, which is held September 13 - 18 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. To meet growing demand from the aerospace sector for reliable and... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Insert Grades offer threading of stainless and super alloys.

Feb 10, 2010

Suitable for ISO materials, GC1125 supports threading operations in steels, cast irons, and aluminum, while GC1135 excels in stainless steels, super alloys, and profiles requiring sharp cutting edges. Both grades are available in 16 mm insert for CoroThread 266 and benefit from iLock(TM) interface with secure insert clamping. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tool System includes self-aligning taps and dies.

Sep 09, 2009

Performance Threading System(TM) incorporates Self-Aligning Taps, which align just by placing them in hole, and feature Chip Breaking Technology ensuring clean cuts when threading. System incorporates dies with alignment plate for precise threading on rod or stud; tap socket, which fits any 3/8 in. socket wrench or socket extension, and various drive tools. Tool cases have clear cases and are... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Sandvik Coromant Introduces New High Performance Inserts for CoroThread 266

Jul 07, 2009

Fair Lawn, New Jersey, June 16, 2009 - Sandvik Coromant has introduced a new insert size for the CoroThread 266, allowing the ultra-rigid tool to be used in the majority of general threading applications. The new size 16 inserts complement the existing sizes 22 and 27. The CoroThread 266 integrates Sandvik Coromant's unique iLock(TM) interface, which uses rails and grooves to create an incredibly... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Lyndex-Nikken Offers Live Tools for Nakamura Tome Lathes

Apr 29, 2009

Mundelein, IL - (April 17, 2009) New from Lyndex-Nikken, a complete series of live tools for Nakamura Tome are now available in stock. Designed to enhance the performance of a CNC lathe, Lyndex-Nikken offers a wide variety of live tools. These highly precise and rigid tools effectively improve milling, drilling and tapping capabilities in turning operations. Lyndex-Nikken stocks a range of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools


Feb 05, 2009

OSG Tap and Die, Inc. has introduced cutting edge technology for the Oil and Power Industry with the new HYPRO®-HXL and HYPRO®-VXL taps. The HY-PRO®-HXL, designed for horizontal applications, breaks the chips into a manageable size that evacuate with normal coolant flow. The HY-PRO®-VXL, designed for vertical applications, produces longer, tightly wound chips that evacuate and break off away... Read More