• Rods for metal cutting

    Blanks for Metal Cutting Tools

    We know about your daily toolmaker challenges! Hence, we provide our CERATIZIT know-how along the complete production process chain - from the powder production to the grinding in different geometrical tolerances.

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For customer success, our service and performance means the strictest confidentiality, specialised research and development, allocated production resources and highly professional customer service.

Highly-qualified and technically savvy sales representatives as well as expert in-house staff are available for our customers. For those customers who do not wish to take advantage of the qualified support of our in-house sales team, our e-business platform E-Techstore guarantees around-the-clock stock availability check and ordering options in the field of standard rods.

Product overview

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    • Large standard programme

      CERATIZIT offers one of the largest standard ranges of carbide rods. Choose from carbide grades with the most varied characteristics for every application area: from ultrafine carbide grades for the machining of super-hard materials, by way of micrograin carbide grades for universal application to cermet carbide grades for the finish machining of cast iron materials.

      Furthermore we provide you with an extensive range of products with or without coolant holes, in a variety of tolerances and dimensions.

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    • Preforms

      Your choice: customised blanks

      Benefit from customised blanks and semi-finished tools for the production of rotating cutting tools, such as solid carbide tools and PCD tools, systems with replaceable heads or tool shanks. Thanks to long-standing experience of blank machining and reliance on most up-to-date production facilities, we can produce these specifically in accordance with your drawings.

      Even complex geometries will be produced near net shape, and our intelligent lean management system ensures that they can be delivered in next to no time.

    • Fast and reliable delivery

      You can count on our high and flexible production capacity for stock products, special products or high production volumes: an optimally stocked warehouse ensures that your order will always be dealt with swiftly and reliably. You can order stock products without any problem 24/7 online from our E-Techstore, and take advantage of the technical expertise of our sales and office staff.

      You can configure blanks for hob milling cutters directly in our online product configurator – whenever and wherever you want: Simply enter the dimensions with just a few clicks and you will receive an offer of your customized blank. Your offers are saved along with the design data – you can place the order immediately or come back to it later.

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    • Service

      Always at your service

      Our highly qualified technical experts are happy to advise you personally from the first enquiry to order processing and any application issues you may have, or in case of problems in your tool production department (e.g. with grinding and brazing).

      Of course we are also available for you directly on site! Moreover our research centres can optimise your tools with the help of the most modern techniques and research methods, from FEM simulation to damage analysis.

    • Our carbide grades

      Based on your requirements and the desired price category,  you can chose between three different product lines for your toolmaking:

      Utilise our s-line (Solid) to produce high-performing standard tools made of high-quality secondary raw materials. Our e-line (Economy) offers you in addition acknowledged industrial quality along with an excellent price-performance ratio. And then there is our p-line (Premium) for high-performance tools: this product line offers you the largest selection of carbide grades and finishes for maximum performance in every application area.