New WNT cutter leave users well prepared
A new addition to WNT’s Catalogue is the Mastermill A2420 series of milling cutters which are designed to bring added versatility in applications requiring large chamfers or weld preps. Designated as part of the Mastertool programme these high quality cutters wil add performance, while remaining highly price competitive.
The Mastermill A2420 cutters are available with cut angles of 15, 30, 45, 60 and 75 degrees making them suitable for most chamfering and weld prep applications. The cutters make use of a 15 mm edge length indexable insert in a double row of pockets, giving a maximum chamfer length of 29.6 mm in a single pass.
“Weld prep is one of those machining applications that is often overlooked, but with the creation of this new series of cutters, with a large choice of angles and almost 30 mm length of cut, we are addressing the requirements of customers working in areas were large, heavy-duty, fabrications are being produced,” says Tony Pennington, Managing Director, WNT (UK).
In addition to the15 mm edge length of the inserts used in the Mastermill A2420 cutters, they are also available in 10 different grades ensuring optimum performance across a wide range of component materials from steel, through cast iron to heat resistant materials. Along with the choice of carbide grade WNT has also made the inserts available with a choice of four chipbreaker forms to provide maximum swarf control and improve cutter performance.