WIDIA (Latrobe, PA) offers new solid-carbide WIDIA-Rubig deep-hole drills, meant for deep-hole drilling applications up to 30XD. According to the company, the drills remove between three and four times the metal compared to gun drills. Length ratios for the new WIDIA-Rubig deep-hole drills are available in 15XD, 20XD, 25XD, and 30XD. Available diameters range from 3.0 to 13.0 mm. The solid-carbide deep-hole drills increase process versatility by not requiring special drivers or guide bushings. And where gun drilling machines are dedicated to gun drilling only, WIDIA-Rubig deep-hole drills can be used in machining centers, eliminating the need for specialty capital equipment.
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