New dovetail grooving inserts
- Published: March 19, 2017
Kaiser Tool Co. has expanded its ThinBit Groove 'N Turn line of dovetail grooving inserts used to machine O-ring dovetail grooves with 66 degree undercut angles.
The insert design is optimized for strength by utilizing an insert pair to generate the groove form.
Insert sizes in inches are .030, .050, .060, .070 .080, .090, .100, .125 and .150 with major diameters starting at .300 in. Available in sub-micron grain carbide grades for ferrous and non-ferrous materials either uncoated or with TiN, TiCN, TiAIN or diamond film coatings.
Groove 'N Turn dovetail inserts can be used on conventional, Swiss and CNC machines.
Toolholders are available in square shank size 5/16 in. through 1-1/4 in. and round shank sizes ½ in. through 1 in. with straight and 90 degree presentations. The dovetail inserts fit existing “L” series ThinBit toolholders.