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end mill

[′end ‚mil]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine which has a rotating shank with cutting teeth at the end and spiral blades on the peripheral surface; used for shaping and cutting metal.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Its conical and flat face planar interface allows the use of either an adapter or a standard ER collet, and enables collets, endmill holders, expanding collet chucks and shrink-fit tooling to be mounted on a single base holder.
Warren, MI-based Seco Tools Inc., a provider of metalworking technologies, has introduced its JH141 Tornado endmill specially engineered to hold high tolerances and fine finish requirements, making it specifically suited for high-tech moldmaking applications.
A 1/8-inch bottom-cutting carbide endmill set up dead rigid in a milling machine (Bridgeport or equal) will ream out the drill stub.
This new tool is a solid carbide endmill that is targeted at machining hardened steels, those in the 48 to 62 HRc range, which means that the tool has specific applicability for mold and die applications.
The cutters are available in screw-on, endmill, and shell mill style.
This grade is used for its FINISHRED IC300 endmill, which is engineered for rough and finish end milling, side milling, slotting, cavity work, and orbital milling.
Solid carbide endmill for high speed thread milling.
Our tool was a 1/4" diameter TiA1N-coated solid carbide endmill, held in a short length 40 Taper V-Flange hydraulic chuck--with a tool assembly weight of 0.85 kilos (1.87 lb).