Kennametal expands tool portfolio

May 16, 2023
New drills and face mills offer increased performance, productivity and longevity.

Metalworking tools Kennametal offers a variety of equipment for mold makers. 

What’s new? Eight new products join Kennametal’s tool portfolio. These include the KenDrill Deep HPR, a deep-hole drill made for drilling steel and cast iron, available in multiple diameter ranges and lengths; the KenDrill Micro, Kennametal’s first comprehensive micro drilling tool for short and deep-hole applications; and enhancements to the Dodeka series of face mills. 

Benefits Multi-faceted performance improvements. The company says the KenDrill Micro offers the best process reliability and longevity in small part machining, while the KenDrill Deep HPR boosts performance, productivity and tool life. For high productivity and a lower cost per edge, Dodeka face mills feature 12 cutting edges each. 

Kennametal Inc., Pittsburgh, 724-539-8002, 

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David Tillett | Associate Editor

Associate Editor David Tillett writes and edits for Plastics Machinery & Manufacturing, Plastics Recycling and The Journal of Blow Molding. He covers new products, industry news, patents and consumer and business equipment. He has more than 20 years of experience in daily newspaper, online and magazine journalism.