May 31, 2018

Definition of PITCH for milling cutters and solid end-mills: Pitch is the distance (angle) between the teeth and is typically shown in degrees.
Let´s have a look at differential pitch in milling, its benefits and application.

PITCH : Equal  or Differe...

May 22, 2018

High alloy steels are alloys of iron based mixed with more than 0.55% carbon and other elements greater than 8%, such as, chromium, manganese, silicon, molybdenium. These elements can give characteristics to the steel such as tensile strength, high h...

April 5, 2018

Definition of Linear Ramping Down: It is a movement performed by the milling cutter, using the axial Axis (Z-Axis) simultaneously with other axes like X-Axis, Y-axis or X+Y Axes. It is used to perform Pockets, Cavities or Slots operations succesfully...

March 2, 2018

Copy milling (also called profile milling) is the operation used to produce 3D surfaces. In this milling segment, round insert cutters are the most popular type of tools. The tip of this week is about our new family of round milling inserts RXM_ 10 &...

March 2, 2018

Face Milling is the most common Milling Operation and it is largely applied in many different types of Industries (Automotive, Aerospace, Mold and Die, …). It has a wide variety of applications, from light to heavy. The mostly used milling cutter is...

September 1, 2016


Reach maximum productivity and higher metal removal rates per cutting edge using our new high feed SDKW insert with its reinforced geometry for material groups P, K and H, available in our advanced LT 3000 grade.

- Stronger cutt...

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Lamina Technologies is a Swiss manufacturer of carbide cutting tools, specialized in milling and turning inserts made of state-of-the-art submicron grades with PVD and CVD coatings.


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