April 01, 2010
Allied Machine & Engineering Corp.'s BT-A drill is a replaceable-tip, single-tube BTA tool for deep-hole drilling. The drill accepts the company's T-A inserts, including the GEN2 T-A to maximize penetration rates and tool life, according to the company. The tool's balanced cutting reportedly allows increased feed rates.
Related Glossary Terms
Rate of change of position of the tool as a whole, relative to the workpiece while cutting.