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SX parting and grooving system – now with DirectCooling (DC)

Cutting edge cooling in a nutshell

Our proven SX parting and grooving system with one cutting edge is now also available with a targeted internal coolant supply (DirectCooling – DC). The SX-DC blades transport coolant directly to the cutting edge, though coolant holes located above and below the insert, achieving maximized chip evacuation. The transport of the coolant to the cutting edge is carried out by means of specifically developed DC clamping blocks. The use of DirectCooling enables significantly improved machining results even at minimum pressures.

Secure and precise parting and grooving processes

In system SX the insert is self-clamping and fixed with maximum clamping force on the parallel insert seating faces. This prevents the insert from shifting from its position and guarantees a very precise positioning of the cutting edge. The excellent stability makes longitudinal turning possible.

Low downtime thanks to quick insert change

Active clamping of the insert ensures both easy handling and a quick insert change. In this way downtimes are kept at a minimum.

- Active clamping with fixed stop

- Modular parting and grooving system, block/blade solution, monoblock tool

- Inserts for parting and grooving with full radius in cutting widths from 2 to 6 mm.


- Optimized process security

- Increased tool life

- Maximum cutting parameters

- Optimized chip evacuation

- Improved surface quality

- Reduced production costs

- Increased productivity

Particularly suited for materials, such as:

- Steel

- Stainless steel

- Cast iron

- Non-ferrous metals and non metals


- Parting and grooving

- Longitudinal turning

The system SX showed maximum performance when machining a steel motor shaft. Compared to competitors, applying the SX system the customer was able to produce 40% more parts per cutting edge with an 8% higher cutting speed.

Work piece: motor shaft

Material: C45

Cutting speed: 130 m/min

Feed rate: 0.12 mm

Parting and grooving width: 3 mm

Parts: 40 % more parts per cutting edge

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