VARGUS (Janesville, WI) has presented an innovative solution for the gear milling industry, offering a competitive alternative to the traditional Hob system. Gear manufacturers can now mill external splines, external cylindrical gears, sprockets, and racks as well as many additional gear applications more efficiently and effectively with VARDEX gear milling tools, according to the company. The VARDEX gear milling line features technologically advanced gear milling tools with multi-flute indexable inserts and tailor-made inserts and holders designed according to specific customer applications. The high cutting speed of VARDEX's carbide grade inserts, combined with the ability to machine one full profile per pass, provides manufacturers significantly reduced machining times by up to 50 percent as compared to other methods.
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