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Industry Trends Steer Cutting Tool Development


Manufacturing trends – such as the softening or growth of certain industry segments, the use of technologies like 3D printing or processes like near net shape manufacturing – all have direct impacts on cutting tool product development. As one of the leading cutting tool manufacturers, Seco strives to not only keep pace with the natural progression of the industry, but also to set new standards in tool development and performance.

Seco’s new-generation Jabro®-Solid2 endmills offer higher productivity gains

These endmills are coated with a new NXT coating application process as well as feature optimised geometries and special edge preparations to achieve longer tool life and higher cutting speeds than the products they replace. While the NXT coating features a titanium aluminium nitrite (TiAIN) composition, the way in which Seco applies the coating represents…