Sandvik Coromant: 50% improvement in gear milling
- October 9, 2011
Sandvik Coromant's new CoroMill 176 indexable carbide insert hob can reduce cutting times by 50 per cent, claims the company, while at the same time more than doubling your tool life compared to traditional high speed steel cutters.
For roughing, semi-finishing and finishing, the innovative hobbing tool solution covers gear profile sizes in the range module 4-6.
With standard carbide inserts for gear profiles according to DIN3972-2 it is custom-made for specific profiles with, for example, addendum modification and protuberance. The hob is extremely easy-to-use with the iLock interface ensuring precision and stability. CoroMill 176 is registered as Quality class B in accordance with DIN3968.