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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...

M5Q90 Tangential Milling Cutter

To boost the first-stage roughing operation on newly cast aluminum parts for the automotive industry, cutting tool and tooling systems specialist Sandvik Coromant is introducing its M5Q90 tangential milling cutter. Designed to...
Swiss Machining Made Simpler

Swiss Machining Made Simpler

Advancements and shop actions can reduce the difficulty of a challenging process. As advancedmanufacturing.org reports, Swiss-style machine tools can be a good choice for making complex parts. On the downside, however, Swiss machining...