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2015-08-10 Sandvik Coromant catalogue simplifies tool and accessory selection for parting and grooving

Sandvik Coromant catalogue simplifies tool and accessory selection for parting and grooving
Sandvik Coromant has announced a new easy-to-use catalogue designed to speed the identification and selection of tools, adapters and accessories that address the challenges of today’s parting and grooving machining operations... Go to press info

2015-04-28 Railway new turning

Railway new turning
Depending on train type the wheels have their different characteristics and requirements. To achieve the best possible result there are different considerations to be made, starting with choosing the right tools.In order to achieve an undisturbed evacuation of the large volume of chips, the T-Max P holders offer stable clamping and are available with high precision over- and under coolant... Go to press info

2014-07-25 CoroMill® Plura thread mills suit medical component machining

CoroMill® Plura thread mills suit medical component machining
When machining complex parts made from expensive materials, secure performance is clearly vital. With this in mind, cutting tool specialist Sandvik Coromant has introduced a range of small CoroMill® Plura thread milling cutters designed to counter the threat of tool breakage and component damage associated with conventional taps... Go to press info

2014-05-14 Flexible tooling for gear and spline manufacturing

Flexible tooling for gear and spline manufacturing
A primary benefit of the cutter is single setup machining: using one machine for many operations and one cutter body for different insert types. This significantly reduces setup time, machine down times or the need to outsource the gear profiling operation due to lack of dedicated machines... Go to press info

2013-12-03 Gear hob features new polygon shaped interface

Gear hob features new polygon shaped interface
CoroMill® 177 ensures precision and high torque transfer in gear wheel machining. The CoroMill® 177 tangentially-mounted hob from Sandvik Coromant features a number of innovations designed to deliver greater productivity and tool life in gear wheel machining operations... Go to press info

2013-12-02 Comprehensive Range of Gear Milling Solutions

Comprehensive Range of Gear Milling Solutions
At EMO 2013 cutting tool and tooling systems specialist Sandvik Coromant exhibited a wide variety of tools and solutions that can improve quality while reducing gear milling process time across a variety of applications... Go to press info

2013-11-26 Sandvik Coromant Showcased Comprehensive Range of Gear Milling Solutions at EMO

Sandvik Coromant Showcased Comprehensive Range of Gear Milling Solutions at EMO
At EMO 2013 cutting tool and tooling systems specialist Sandvik Coromant exhibited a wide variety of tools and solutions that can improve quality while reducing gear milling process time across a variety of applications. Go to press info

2013-11-12 Sandvik Coromant apps go multilingual

Sandvik Coromant apps go multilingual
Free iOS and Android apps for improved productivity now available in French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese and Japanese Go to press info

2013-10-15 Greater flexibility from new heads, cutters and integrated tool holders

Greater flexibility from new heads, cutters and integrated tool holders
The exchangeable head coupling is based on a self-centering screw thread for secure mounting and maximum strength and security. The coupling has a physical stop which makes it easy to feel when the head is correctly tightened and helps to not overstress the clamping. The conical portion is shaped to provide best run-out. Pre-loaded taper and flange contacts provide an optimized modular connection Go to press info

2013-10-14 CoroCut QD - new deep grooving system

CoroCut QD - new deep grooving system
Sandvik Coromant introduces a brand new parting off concept for deep grooves and long overhangs: a range of solutions covering parting and SL blades, adaptors, shank and Swiss tools and a new generation of inserts for parting off that meets these aspirations... Go to press info

2013-10-01 CoroCut QD a new deep grooving and parting off system

CoroCut QD a new deep grooving and parting off system
Sandvik Coromant has introduced a range of solutions covering parting and SL blades, adaptors, shank and Swiss tools and a new generation of inserts for parting off that meets these aspirations. CoroCut QD builds on the well-proven Q-Cut and CoroCut ranges, and in doing so expands the options for these processes with a flexible, simple-to-use and easy-to-select tooling range. Go to press info

2013-09-17 Grade GC4325 brings a new generation of performance to steel turning

Grade GC4325 brings a new generation of performance to steel turning
This latest innovation in tool material provides a new, higher potential for increasing cutting speeds and a longer, more predictable tool life with very high reliability, over an extended broad ISO P25 application area. Go to press info

2013-09-13 CoroDrill 870 exchangeable-tip drill

CoroDrill 870 exchangeable-tip drill
CoroDrill 870 can be tailored to optimize applications through diameter range, steps and length possibilities. Holes can be made more efficiently and closer to the specifications required, leaving them better suited to subsequent operations... Go to press info

2013-07-12 Continued dialogue on industrial trends

Continued dialogue on industrial trends
The company began 2013 by striking up a dialogue with the manufacturing industry focusing on macro trends affecting the future of manufacturing. This was supported by a trend report and a video highlighting... Go to press info

2013-06-26 EMO Hannover 2013, 16-21 September

EMO Hannover 2013, 16-21 September
Sandvik Coromant ‘journey of discovery’ includes launch of innovation that will redefine metal cutting productivity Go to press info

2013-06-17 Cutting tool solutions for all aerospace materials

Cutting tool solutions for all aerospace materials
Sandvik Coromant reveals ways to improve aerospace component machining. At this year’s Paris Air Show, the Sandvik Coromant stand reflects the diversity of aerospace component machining by presenting a cross-section of solutions focusing on different workpiece materials. For instance, areas in the spotlight are: the milling of aluminium, the drilling of nickel-based super alloys... Go to press info

2013-06-11 Gear milling made easy with CoroMill® 172

Gear milling made easy with CoroMill® 172
Simplified and more efficient manufacturing of gears and splines. CoroMill 172 is a new indexable insert disc cutter from Sandvik Coromant that offers a versatile and timesaving solution for milling high quality gear profiles. Thanks to new indexable carbide insert technology and a powerful iLock interface, gears and splines can be machined on regular CNC machines as well as hobbing machines... Go to press info

2013-05-28 Extra deep face grooves now possible on small diameters

Extra deep face grooves now possible on small diameters
CoroTurn XS range extension set to benefit pump component manufacturers. The CoroTurn® XS family of precision tools for small part machining from Sandvik Coromant has been expanded to facilitate the efficient production of extra deep face grooves in small diameters... Go to press info

2013-05-14 End mill for composites introduced by Sandvik Coromant

End mill for composites introduced by Sandvik Coromant
New tool extends the company’s successful CoroMill® Plura range. The new CoroMill® Plura compression end mill for composites from Sandvik Coromant is certain to be of great interest to any manufacturer machining carbon-fiber reinforced polymer (CFRP). Unlike conventional end milling cutters, the innovative CoroMill Plura tool combines positive and negative helix design to ‘compress’ the top... Go to press info

2013-05-07 Productive alternative to groove milling

Productive alternative to groove milling
CoroBore® 825 SL face grooving heads deliver new levels of productivity. Machine shops seeking competitive gain in face grooving applications should look no further than the new CoroBore® 825 SL face grooving heads from tooling specialist, Sandvik Coromant... Go to press info

2013-04-30 Sandvik Coromant attending 50th Paris Air Show

Sandvik Coromant attending 50th Paris Air Show
Cutting tool and tooling systems specialist, Sandvik Coromant, will be one of around 2,000 exhibitors at the landmark 50th edition of the Paris Air Show taking place on 17-23 June. The company will present its full range of aerospace solutions for component machining at the show, but will have special emphasis in three areas: the milling of aluminium; the drilling of nickel-based super alloys and Go to press info

2013-04-10 Sandvik Coromant expand gear milling family

Sandvik Coromant expand gear milling family
CoroMill® 176 now accommodates applications up to module 9. The successful CoroMill® 176 range of full profile hobs for spur gear and helical gear milling has now been extended by Sandvik Coromant to incorporate larger module 9 applications... Go to press info

2013-03-18 New advanced nozzle technology optimizes the use of coolant

New advanced nozzle technology optimizes the use of coolant
Accurate targeting of coolant during machining gives maximum effect in chip evacuation. However precision and pressure are two equally important aspects of coolant. A high precision coolant requires lower pressure. The higher the pressure, the more demanding applications can be machined with excellent results. Go to press info

2013-03-12 Sandvik Coromant exhibit new end mill for composites at JEC

Sandvik Coromant exhibit new end mill for composites at JEC
New cutting tool minimizes splintering on CFRP and many other composites Go to press info

2013-03-04 Sandvik Coromant introduces a new multi-edge rough face milling cutter

Sandvik Coromant introduces a new multi-edge rough face milling cutter
Sandvik Coromant introduces CoroMill 357, a new tough multi-edge face milling cutter for roughing and cubing in steel and cast iron with high insert security. Go to press info

2013-02-18 Sandvik Coromant introduces the high precision hydraulic chuck, CoroChuckTM 930

Sandvik Coromant introduces the high precision hydraulic chuck, CoroChuckTM 930
March 1st sees the launch of CoroChuck 930. This high precision hydraulic chuck from Sandvik Coromant brings a secure tooling performance to milling and drilling operations. Perfect for meeting the demands for high run out precision, extensive tests have shown this new hydraulic chuck provides the best pull-out security available. Go to press info

2013-02-08 New CoroMill® 316 with internal coolant

New CoroMill® 316 with internal coolant
End milling just got cooler. CoroMill 316 set the highest standards in exchangeable-tip end milling... Go to press info

2013-02-05 Sandvik Coromant sparks dialogue with new trend report

Sandvik Coromant sparks dialogue with new trend report
Recently the global tool manufacturing and knowledge company decided to take a closer look at the macro trends influencing the future of the manufacturing industry. Through an extensive study the company identified four areas of special interest: Rapid urbanization, sustainability, new advanced materials and new technologies. Go to press info

2013-01-23 Sandvik Coromant introduces a new high-feed milling cutter

Sandvik Coromant introduces a new high-feed milling cutter
CoroMill 419 is a new five-edge high-feed milling concept for roughing to semi-finishing, offering excellent performance in all material groups and with great possibilities for optimization. Go to press info

2012-12-18 Sandvik Coromant adopts ISO 13399

Sandvik Coromant adopts ISO 13399
Customers to benefit from product information standard. Cutting tool and tooling systems manufacturer Sandvik Coromant has adopted the ISO 13399 standard for simplifying cutting tool data representation and exchange... Go to press info