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Sandvik Offers Reduced Cutting Time with CoroMill 176

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The CoroMill 176 hobbing tool solution covers gear profile sizes in the range module 4-6.

The CoroMill 176 hobbing tool solution covers gear profile sizes in the range module 4-6.

November 8, 2011—Sandvik Coromant recently introduced a new full profile hob for gear milling, CoroMill 176. This indexable carbide insert hob can reduce cutting time by 50 percent and double tool life compared to traditional high speed steel cutters. For roughing, semi-finishing and finishing, the 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 easy-to-use with the iLock interface ensuring precision and stability. CoroMill 176 is registered as Quality class B in accordance with DIN3968.

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Sandvik Coromant
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www.sandvik.coromant.com/us


Sandvik Coromant
Sandvik Coromant is the world's leading producer of tools for turning, milling and drilling. We are represented in 130 countries worldwide. Our head office is in Sandviken, Sweden and we have 8 000 employees. We have customers throughout the metalworking field including the world's major automotive and aerospace industries, the die and mould industry and general engineering industries. In more than 25 well-equipped Productivity Centers customers learn about tooling solutions for increased productivity. We offer various programs to help you and us recognize what's best in your production - and pinpoint areas that need improvements. Our central stocking points in Europe, the United States and the Far East supply our customers directly, within 24 hours. We invest at least twice as much in research and development every year than the average company in our business. ...Read more Or visit www.sandvik.coromant.com/us