Tools

Tools from ceramics: bio-compatible and bio-inert

Tools from ceramics: bio-compatible and bio-inert

A high-performance ceramic working material for medical cutting tools eliminates spread of abraded metal particles into body tissue. The ceramics specialist Oximatic, founded in 2005, exhibits at this year’s Hannover Messe a bio-compatible...
Rotary hand-pieces for heavy-duty polishing, grinding and deburring

Rotary hand-pieces for heavy-duty polishing, grinding and deburring

Sweden-based Diprofil Diamantprodukter is introducing a line of rotary hand-pieces for use in both European and US standards. Diprofil Diamantprodukter is very soon offering a new line of rotary hand-pieces that comes with connections...
Cost-effective cutters for high-speed machining of aluminium

Cost-effective cutters for high-speed machining of aluminium

Horn has expanded its DTM lightweight milling system to include two new versions. Among the exhibits at Hartmetall-Werkzeugfabrik Paul Horn's booth at Moulding Expo will be its two new versions of Horn's DTM lightweight milling...
Coated HSS cutting tools account for 70 percent of overall sales

Coated HSS cutting tools account for 70 percent of overall sales

According to a new study, sales of high-speed steel (HSS) tools in 2019 are estimated at nearly 218,000 thousand units, projected to register a Y-o-Y growth at 4.8 percent over 2018. HSS...
U.S. Cutting Tool Consumption Up 13.4 Percent in January

U.S. Cutting Tool Consumption Up 13.4 Percent in January

January 2019 U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $208.27 million, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating...