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Erasteel new grade for taps: BLUETAP®

Produced through an innovative process, Erasteel’s new BLUETAP® PM HSS grade addresses specifically the needs of tap manufacturers by improving the grindability of taps. Two grades are available BLUETAP®Co.

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Sutton tools: Alicona IFM

Sutton Tools has a clear idea of what they expect from their products. Our goal is to exceed our customer’s expectations with performance and process reliability of our tools. In order to reach this goal, Sutton Tools has invested in state-of-the-art research programs, for example, the Defense Materials Technology Centre (DMTC), which has enabled the establishment of the Advanced Surface Solutions Facility (ASSF), incorporating equipment such as the Alicona Infinite Focus Microscope (IFM).

 

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Sutton Tools Automation Program

As the key player, Australian owned tooling developers, Sutton Tools, require no introduction. From their onset in 1917 they have proven to be great pioneers, adopting and developing new technologies to improve the efficiency of cutting tools and their manufacture, including the latest coating technologies. As part of this ongoing development, Sutton Tools has invested heavily in the use of robotics.


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Versatility at its Best

Dormer has expanded their threading range with the addition of numerous new thread cutting and thread forming taps.
Carrying the brand name Spectrum, the product introductions target a growing requirement for versatile cutting

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High productivity deep hole drilling

Dormer has expanded its Spectrum branded range of multi-material tools with a new programme of high performance cobalt alloyed high-speed steel drills for applications up to 15 x diameter.

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Iphone Calculator App

An iPhone App capable of calculating the exact diameter of drill required for precise thread-creation operations has been developed by cutting tool specialist, Dormer Tools.

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Erasteel opens the world's largest powder gas-atomizer

Erasteel a 100% subsidiary of ERAMET has inaugurated on October 6, 2012 a new gas atomizing tower at its Söderfors plant in Sweden.

Erasteel is the world leader for the production of high speed steel through the process of gas atomized powder metallurgy. Thanks to this new facility, Erasteel will be able to extend its product range to new steel grades,  such as stainless steel, nickel and cobalt alloys, and to reach new, fast growing markets.

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