What is the difference between a 2 flute and 4 flute end mill?

Many people wonder whether it is better to use 2 flute milling cutter or 4 flute milling cutter when milling steel parts? What’s the difference between these two kinds of end mills? Now let’s…

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What is the difference between face milling and end milling?

It is often asked what is the difference between face milling and end milling. As a metal cutting tool supplier, UKO answer for you. The target surfaces of end milling…

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How to choose the coating of CNC milling insert?

When customers purchase CNC milling insert, they will be asked what material they need to process. A lot of these customers use inserts to process steel. However, because there are…

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Can end mill be used as drill?

End mills are used in many machining processes, which greatly improves the efficiency of workpiece processing. Many people wonder whether the end mill can be used as a drill because it…

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How to select the helix angle of end mill?

The basic edge shapes of end mills (helix groove shapes) are straight and helix. The helix angle can be divided into 30 degrees, 45 degrees, 50 degrees, and so on….

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