Home Jeff Sloan

Jeff Sloan

Coated Carbide Cutting Tools Offer Superior Cutting Geometry and Longer Tool Life

After rigorous testing, Lockheed Martin chose coated carbide tools made by AMAMCO Tool (Duncan, SC) for machining composite wingskins on the F-35 strike fighter project. When Lockheed first began assessing router and drill tools for the plane’s production in its DST machining center (D├Ârries Scharmann Technologie GmbH, M ├Ânchengladbach, Germany), it used a polycrystalline diamond […]