helical milling

helical milling

[′hel·ə·kəl ′mil·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
Milling in which the work is simultaneously rotated and translated.
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Both the MC275, which has a solid carbide shank, and the MC075 high-speed cutter are suitable for roughing operations, synchronous milling, and dry machining in full slotting, lateral milling, ramping, helical milling, and plunging operations.
Kyocera Unimerco Tooling has introduced its new MFH - High Feed Milling Cutter, which features an anti-vibration design for increased productivity in ramping and helical milling at high speeds.
CimatronE 10 offers a new Helical Milling strategy, which is especially useful for milling all around steep cavities or cores, especially in electrodes.
Next to it, an alternative technique based on ball helical milling is introduced for the hole making process.
We also use techniques, such as circular interpolation and helical milling, so we don't have to use large boring bars."
Hard milling applications in the moldmaking and tool and die industries, pocket milling, ramping, and helical milling are possible.
The Excelerator Mill uses Greenleaf's advanced indexable ceramic inserts for machining most hardened materials above 40 Hrc and nickel and cobalt-based super alloys, making hard milling applications in the moldmaking and tool & die industries, pocket milling, ramping, and helical milling possible, using the indexable ceramic inserts and the Excelerator Mills.
Especially on larger holes in one-off or short-run work, milling a hole from solid with helical milling often makes more sense than drilling it.
Using indexable ceramic inserts is now possible for pocket milling, ramping, helical milling, and hard milling in the mold and die industry.