side-milling cutter

side-milling cutter

[′sīd ¦mil·iŋ ′kəd·ər]
(design engineering)
A milling cutter with teeth on one or both sides as well as around the periphery.
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The 24 button inserts in a typical side-milling cutter need replacing or indexing several times during the multiple shift operation of each rotor.