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High Performance Drills and End Mills

MXDCR Micro Coolant Fed Series

3MV Micro Tool

CXDCE Series Longer Drill

M.A. Ford will introduce new high performance drills and end mills designed to help customers increase productivity and lower their costs.

New products to be launched:

  • Longer drills and coolant fed drills: M.A. Ford is expanding the high performance Micro XD range to include a micro pilot drill, as well as a 5X and 12X coolant fed drill. The MPDCS is a coolant fed pilot drill with a 142° included angle, offered in 1-2.95 mm diameters with a 3 mm shank. The MXDCR is a coolant fed drill with a 138° included angle, 5X drilling length, offered in 1-2.95 mm diameters with a 3 mm shank. The MXDCL series is a coolant fed drill with a 138° included angle, 12X drilling length, offered in size range 1-2.95 mm with a 3 mm shank. Coated with ALtima coating, these additions to the Micro XD range are designed for high performance drilling in a broad range of materials.
  • 3MV series: M.A. Ford will introduce the 3MV series of 3 flute, micro diameter, variable helix end mills. The size range is 1/64-1/8" and .50-3 mm with common shanks. The end mills are square end with neck relief options. Coated with ALtima 52, these micro end mills are designed for high performance milling in a broad range of materials in the aerospace and medical implant industries.
  • 380 series: The new 380 series, 9 flute high performance end mill is designed for high speed machining of titanium, Inconel and similar materials. The size range offered is 3/8-3/4" and 8-20 mm, with corner radius options. Coated with the new ALtima Xtreme coating, the 380 series is capable of high speed machining and dry machining.
  • 158 series: M.A. Ford is expanding the high performance 4 flute, variable helix 158 series to include diameters down to 2 mm as well as adding multiple neck length options per diameter. With multiple corner radius options, and coated with ALtima 52 coating, the 158 series is designed for die and mold steels and hard to machine material applications.
  • CXDCE series: M.A. Ford is extending the range of the high-performance Cyclone drill series to include a 15X drill length offering. The CXDCE is a coolant fed, double margin drill, offered in size range from 5-12 mm with inch and metric sizes included. It has a common shank platform, with a 142° point angle. Coated with ALtima Plus, the CXD series of drills have high heat resistance, extended tool life and improved hole finishes for applications in a broad range of materials.

For more information contact:

M.A. Ford Mfg. Co., Inc.

7737 Northwest Blvd.

Davenport, IA 52806

800-553-8024 / 563-391-6220

IMTS 2018 Level 3, Booth W-432374

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