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  • Manufacturing Expansion Drives Cutting Tool Consumption

    U.S. manufacturers consumed $170.95 million worth of cutting tools during July, -8.4% from June but +16.0% over July 2016 and +7.1% YTD

  • High-Speed Machining Demands a High-End Toolholder

    Any machinist will tell you that in precision cutting, turning, grinding, and boring procedures, the role of a reliable toolholder cannot be overstated. The quality of the device used to fix tools and inserts is even more important when precision machining must be done at higher speeds. High-speed machining is typical in aerospace and medical … Continue reading “High-Speed Machining Demands a High-End Toolholder”

  • Tougher Tooling Handles Hard Forgings

    High-feed mill improves the performance of a 30-year-old machine — and puts a fast finish on high-density parts 5-to-1 increase in machining time Bigger tool, faster chipmaking PVD for better surface