The customer drills I-beams made from A36 structural steel using a Ficep structural beam drilling machine center with mist coolant.
In need of improvements, the customer requested a solution that would provide more tool life from the drill inserts.
The Original T-A structural steel drill easily met the customer’s goal.
||Increase tool life
||Structurl steel/ fabricator
||A36 Structural steel
The Original T-A provided:
- 75x tool life increase
- Decreased cost per hole