The customer makes spacers for torque converters made from 1045 using a CNC lathe IKEGAI-Fx 25N with external coolant.
Because the Kennametal tool was expensive and had lengthy lead times, the customer asked Allied for a solution that would also improve cycle times and lower the cost per hole.
The Revolution Drill® met the customer’s needs and provided twice as many drilled holes in half the time.
||(1) Decrease cycle time
(2) Decrease cost
||Torque converter spacers
||1.9" (48.26 mm)
||3" (76.2 mm)
The Revolution Drill provided:
- Doubled the tool life
- Cut the cycle time in half
- Reduced cost per hole by 54.21%