Star SU Medical instrument and device deep hole drilling
Star Single Flute Solid Carbide Gundrills are specially engineered and manufactured to meet the part print requirements for medical devices and instruments.
“In many cases, our small diameter gundrills have resulted with our product providing our customers with excellent cost savings. This was driven from tool life and throughput improvements, including several case studies that were done that resulted in doubling production capability,” says Jamie Dunneback, Star SU Round Tool Sales Manager.
“Optimisation of the Single Flute Solid Carbide Gundrill manufacturing process has been a key factor. We have looked at everything in the process, from selecting the appropriate grade of carbide, surface finish, edge prep and coating. All of which are essential for success in the medical sector.”
- Selected grades of carbide
- Superior surface finish on the tool
- Special drill geometries
- Special edge preparation on the cutting edge