Tag: Lathe Tools

  • Tips On Getting More From Your Indexable Cutting Tools

    Tips On Getting More From Your Indexable Cutting Tools

    1] After using the 80 degree corners of CNMG inserts put the insert back and utilise the 100 degree corners as straight turning tools with a modified tool holder that provides for 75 degrees approach angle. 2] Boring CNC cutting tools carrying CCMT inserts for finish boring operations can be reused utilising the 100 degree corners […]

  • Lathe Tools – What Are The Common Uses?

    Lathe Tools – What Are The Common Uses?

    A lathe tool is used on a lathe. A lathe is a machine that uses different types of tools to perform a wide range of operations such drilling and cutting. The lathe machine rotates a work piece on its axis while the different types of tools are applied to the work piece. Lathes remove material […]

  • Most Widely Used Types Of Machine Tools

    Most Widely Used Types Of Machine Tools

    A machine tool is used to manufacture metal components of machines through machining, a process whereby metal is selectively removed to create a desired shape. Ranging from simple to complex pieces, machines tools can produce parts of different shapes and sizes. Machine tools have gradually evolved over the past millennia. Today, machine tools are used […]

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