ITC Industrial Tooling One tool for a variety of drilling applications, materials
UK – Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC)’s Top Cut 4 drilling line from Widia is a single tool designed for versatility and machines a broad assortment of materials.
ITC says that this one tool can be used on a variety of drilling applications and workpiece materials. It is offered with three Victory grades and two different geometries for drilling steel, stainless steel and cast iron and is available in diameters of 12 to 68 mm.
For jobs with workloads that change daily, and when stable or unstable conditions are the norm, Top Cut 4 ensures high standards of cost efficiency and quality for any drilling operation or situation as inventory is reduced with only one tool being applied to multiple operations. It has high tool life and consistent performance when cutting at accelerated speeds, ITC notes.
The tool’s breadth of application capabilities include through and cross-holes, inclined entry and exit, 45º corner, half-cylindrical, concave and chain drilling. Capable of cutting at up to 5XD, it has a large chip gullet for maximum material removal.