Product Announcement from Greenleaf Corporation
Greenleaf Corporation, a leading manufacturer of indexable tooling, carbide and ceramic cutting tools, offers an expanded line of Ring Max™ ring groove cutters to the international marketplace. Designed specifically for the oil and gas industry, Greenleaf's Ring Max™ line of ring groove tooling is engineered to cut the machining time of API ring grooves. Combined with Greenleaf's whisker-reinforced ceramic inserts, Ring Max™ tools can reduce cutting times from 30 minutes or more to less than one minute!
The new Ring Max™ II cutters have been designed to use fewer components for improved dimensional accuracy and repeatability from groove to groove.
The Ring Max™ III system includes all of the enhancements of the Ring Max™ II in a high-precision, two-piece modular system, offering many head and shank configurations, including adaptability to Greenleaf's Excelerator® face mills. Greenleaf's Ring Max™ III line delivers the ultimate economical and flexible solution for any shop machining multiple API ring groove sizes.
Standard Ring Max™ features and benefits include:
•Roughs and finishes API ring grooves in Inconel 625 clad overlay in less than a minute
•Creates industry-standard API grooves, including BX, R and RX styles
•Adjustable and replaceable cartridge design for easy maintenance
•Machine groove and chamfers in one operation
•Ideal for deep-sea applications
•Also available for grooving in stainless and alloy steel
Greenleaf's Ring Max™ systems offer a powerful productivity boost to companies machining ring grooves in difficult-to-machine materials.