When creating pipe threads, the quality of the threads determines how the parts can be used. Sometimes, we create threads that will only serve to hold two pieces together and provide stability. However, when we craft parts designed to transport liquids or gasses, these need to comply with extremely high […]
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Why Are Carbide Thread Mill NPT Cutters Important?
Threading processes are essential when your operations require you to connect two or more metal components together. This is precisely the case when we are making parts and supplies whose goal is to safely transfer liquids or water. Proper threading that reduces the risk of leaks needs to follow strict […]
TiAlN Coated End Mills Last Longer
The tremendous impact pressures that milling cutters are subjected to can quickly wear them out. Fatigue on your end mills and drill bits, especially when cutting tougher materials like steel and cast iron, can weaken their cutting blades, especially at high speeds. Using TiAlN coated end mills is one of […]
Do You Need Carbide Drill Mills?
Computer numerical control machining has seen a rise in popularity recently. This manufacturing process is not new by any means. However, recent advances in technology have made the equipment and tools required for subtractive manufacturing a lot more accessible than ever. Other factors also increased the popularity of CNC machining […]
Planning on going HPM? Find Solid Carbide End Mills For Sale
So you jumped on the high-performance machining bandwagon and are now looking into ways to increase your operation´s overall efficiency. Running a machining operation can be a lot of things, but boring isn’t one of them. There is always something new going on, a new challenge to overcome, or a […]
How To Prevent Chatter When Using End Mills For Aluminum?
What do violin strings and cutting tools have in common? I know this is a weird question not many machinists ask during their lives, but I assure you the answer is relevant to the topic at hand. Aluminum is one of the easiest materials to machine. Its physical properties allow […]
When to Use a Chamfer End Mill?
When running a milling operation, you will notice that a lot of the time it takes you to finish a piece is consumed by tool change downtime. If you know your tools, you can always come up with more efficient uses for them. It is always better to use tools […]
Pipe Threading with Carbide Thread Mill NPT Cutters
When it comes to connecting two metal components, threading is essential. This is especially true when dealing with pipes where the transfer of liquids and gases need to be as leak free as possible. In order to ensure that pipes are able to be as effective as possible, the national […]