Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

Rotary Broach Tools create hexagon shapes in metal parts.

Designed to fit into GT Series broach tool holders, Hexagon Rotary Broach Tools create holes used for hexagon keys or Allen wrenches. Pressure relief holes allow air, coolant, cutting fluids, and other materials to escape from hole when broach is pushed into it. Broaches have sharp corners, but can be altered to have round corners to minimize pressure on machining operation. In addition, broaches...

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Slater Puts More Round Parts into Square Holes
Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

Slater Puts More Round Parts into Square Holes

Slater Tools Inc. announces its largest expansion of Swiss Type Rotary Broaching Tool Holders to date. These machine tools allow machinists to put hex and square shaped holes into metal parts such as aerospace and orthopedic bone screws. Slater Tools Inc. has expanded its line of Rotary Broaching Tool Holders for CNC, screw and Swiss lathe machines and milling machines. According to Slater's...

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On-Machine Broaching Lowers Costs/Expands Opportunities for Aerospace, Defense and Medical Contractors
Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

On-Machine Broaching Lowers Costs/Expands Opportunities for Aerospace, Defense and Medical Contractors

Fastener manufacturers face more competition than ever as the economic contraction squeezes the supply base. All shops are facing pressure to reduce costs and find new opportunities in Aerospace, Defense, Medical and other markets. Fastener manufacturers who rely on CNC lathes and screw machines can reduce costs by using the HexMaster(TM) broaching process to machine ID or OD Hex, Torx, Spline or...

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Fast, Accurate Involute Splines in 1 Setup on Your CNC Lathe or Screw Machine
Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

Fast, Accurate Involute Splines in 1 Setup on Your CNC Lathe or Screw Machine

Involute splines are a common part feature on shafts and mated parts in a variety of industries. You'll find splined forms on everything from your lawn mower to your dishwasher, car, or faucet- splines are also a common feature on aerospace and military components. Previously, these splines could be manufactured using a variety of specialized machinery and equipment with mixed results. Schlitter...

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Broach Inserts feature 6-lobe recess design.
Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

Broach Inserts feature 6-lobe recess design.

Available for all Rotary Broaching Tool Holders, hexalobular inserts can be used on lathe, horizontal or vertical mill, or screw machine to create hexagon, square, and other polygon forms in precision metal products. Available in custom lengths, including 28 mm, broaches can be produced from hardened high-speed M2 steel, PM4, or T15 cobalt. They are useful in aircraft applications and in medical...

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Rotary Broach Head helps accelerate machine setup.
Round and Shaped Hole Broaches

Rotary Broach Head helps accelerate machine setup.

Model 2160 features no center indicating, which facilitates setups for CNC Swiss-type machines and gang style lathes. With 1.1 in. head dia and length of 2.42 in., product can withstand 2,200 lb of push force and fits into tight tooling areas without loosing adjacent ID stations. Size also permits use in limited-space sub-spindle applications. Each holder has extended shank, eliminating need to...

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