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High level of accuracy with side milling cutter

High level of accuracy with side milling cutter
A new, tangential milling system was launched by Horn at the AMB exhibition in Stuttgart, with a side mill to deploy six effective cutting inserts. The patented system offers positive cutting and axial rake angles for a particularly soft cut. The precision-ground, indexable inserts ensure a high level of accuracy and surface quality.
19th November 2018

Grooving and parting off tool for smaller lathes

Grooving and parting off tool for smaller lathes
Horn has launched a new grooving and parting off system, 32T, for Swiss-type lathes and smaller fixed-head lathes. With a precision-sintered grooving insert and central clamping screw, the system offers easy insert indexability and direct entry into the seat of the tool carrier.
20th September 2018

Adjustable side milling cutter for grooving

Adjustable side milling cutter for grooving
A new side milling cutter for stepless adjustment of groove width has been introduced by Paul Horn and is available through the firm's UK subsidiary, Horn Cutting Tools, Ringwood. The milling body features a central sleeve that enables the required groove width to be adjusted easily on a pre-setter.
20th August 2018


Innovative gear milling system developed for DMG MORI

Innovative gear milling system developed for DMG MORI
  A new milling tool for manufacturing cyclo-palloid gears in the 0.5 to 30 module range based on the Klingelnberg design has been developed by HORN. The M279 milling system is intended for producing one-offs and small batches of components. The cut distribution of the 12-insert tool enables a high chip volume to be achieved with low cutting pressure.
7th July 2017

Micro end mills developed for mirror-finish machining

Micro end mills developed for mirror-finish machining
  Expanding its milling cutter range for ultra-precision machining, Horn has added new micro end mills with monocrystalline diamond (MCD) inserts. The extremely sharp, flawlessly polished cutting edges can produce a surface quality of Rz 0.02mm.
12th June 2017

New selection of insert tools are diamond-tipped

New selection of insert tools are diamond-tipped
The latest addition to Horn’s products ranges include diamond-tipped Supermini and Mini tools with internal cooling directly to the cutting edge for boring, profiling and grooving. The new ranges of insert tooling are well suited to machining aluminium, sintered carbide, ceramics and plastics.
18th May 2017

Turbo options included in modular thread whirling

Turbo options included in modular thread whirling
Horn has introduced tools for thread whirling, having six or nine inserts, which provides an efficient, cost-effective way to produce single- and multi-start external threads and profiles. Very short cycle times are achievable when they are used on sliding-head (Swiss-type) lathes and the process offers other significant advantages over single-point thread cutting.
18th April 2017

Cutters designed for milling titanium

Cutters designed for milling titanium
A new, extensive range of solid carbide milling cutters have been launched by Horn, which are designed specifically for machining titanium alloys such as Ti6Al4V. The programme comprises cutters with diameters from 2-20mm, available in four and five flute geometries with a cutting edge length of 2xD and 3xD.
24th February 2017

Big things can come in small packages

Big things can come in small packages
Now available in a new high-performance version for small jobs such as, internal grooving, chamfering, threading, broaching, facing and parting-off exotic alloys and steels, is the 105 Supermini system manufactured by Horn, which includes those that are structurally inhomogeneous. User benefits include improved productivity and significantly increased tool life.
12th January 2017

Carbide and cutting tools join together

Carbide and cutting tools join together
Two independent manufacturers of carbide and cutting tools in Germany and Austria have come together in a joint sales cooperation. Horn and Boehlerit are therefore now selling each other’s products. As part of the agreement, Horn Cutting Tools will sell Boehlerit-branded ISO turning and milling tools in the UK from 1st January 2017. Similar agreements have been reached in Germany, France, the US and China.
19th December 2016

Lowering costs with quick-change tools

Lowering costs with quick-change tools
Comprising four sizes, covering diameters from 13.1mm down to 7.6mm, the DR Small is a new modular system from Horn Cutting Tools for quickly changing small, indexable-insert reamers in a machine spindle.
23rd November 2016


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