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Every generation seems to mark its place in history by doing or creating something that has such an impact on society that it is changed forever. Just going back 150 or so years: the railroad, the automobile, flight, the creation of rockets, space exploration, the internet, and cell phones (to name a few). All of […]

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I quote a lot of special milling cutters and slitting saws.  Frequently I receive a HSS print with a note from the customer saying that they would like this quoted in carbide tipped.  So I quote the cutter and reduce the number of teeth.  A carbide tipped cutter with the same diameter and width as a […]

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Calculating your cutter diameter (using your Depth of Cut)

Posted: 18th February 2014 by brednane1981 in Super Tool

I was recently training an employee on how to determine the appropriate slitting saw diameter after our customer gave her the desired depth of cut. Although it is a simple calculation it is not as straight forward as you might think. In order to calculate the diameter, you need to know what the arbor hole […]

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In our catalog we have seven pages dedicated to carbide tipped slitting saws and side milling cutters.  With so many choices selecting the correct one can seem a bit confusing.  There is a method to this madness.  One thing to keep in mind is that slitting saws and side milling cutters are pretty much the same […]

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Happy New Year!

Posted: 31st December 2013 by brednane1981 in Super Tool

We hope everyone has a very happy and safe new year. May the new year bring great memories and lots of success.

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Rebuilding the American Foundation- Part 3

Posted: 20th December 2013 by brednane1981 in Super Tool

What lies ahead… In a word: hope. Or better yet: excitement. After seeing what’s going on in the U.S., with increased spending and plant capacity filling up, productivity and goods are once again on the rise. Add in the fact that China’s economic boom is beginning to cool, with labor costs going up and innovation […]

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What’s Happening Overseas… China Another increasing development is what is going on in China. China, while not the only recipient of American work, goods, and money, is by far the largest. China is without a doubt one of the top global powerhouses in terms of producing consumer goods. However, that chapter may be nearing its […]

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