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Need Carbide Mill Cutters honed?

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Martin King 218/10/2019 07:59:47
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Hi All,

I have about 3 or 4 16mm solid carbide 3 flute slot/end mills that are my 'go to' cutters for most of the work I do.

Two are now very blunt and the third is getting that way. 4th is still brand new.

I have no way of sharpening these and would be happy to pay someone to redo them me. Plus each way post of course!

There are maybe 6 or so HSS cutters also to do but not vital.

Perhaps someone with a T&C diamond grinder can help me here?

Regards, Martin

Brian H18/10/2019 08:13:35
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Do these need only the ends sharpening or do the flutes need doing as well?

Brian

Martin King 218/10/2019 08:44:57
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Hi Brian,

Ends only.

Martin

Chris Evans 618/10/2019 13:56:42
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I may be able to help in a few weeks time, I only took delivery of a cutter grinder this week and have to install it and practice on a few cutters.

mechman4818/10/2019 14:37:37
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Try this guy, he sharpened some end mills for me a couple of years ago , does a nice job only requires a contribution to charity

g.josey@sky.com

George.

old mart18/10/2019 14:57:30
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I bought a number of used 6mm solid carbide cutters from a firm advertising on ebay. It was a risk, but they were under £1 each. When they arrived, I checked them using a magnifying glass and immediately ordered some more. They were plenty sharp enough for my purposes, they must have been used on cnc mills and discarded after a fixed ammount of use. They are my do anything and not worry about the cost cutters.

Martin King 219/10/2019 18:41:49
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Hi George,

thanks for the address will give him a shot.

Cheers Martin

Martin King 219/10/2019 18:42:30
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Brian, you have a Pm

martin

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