The Indexable Boring Range

Scientific Cutting Tools manufactures and stocks indexable boring bars with and without coolant-through holes, and with and without flats. It can be ordered for left-hand or right-hand operation. The bars fit either triangle or diamond-shaped inserts that range from a .220 bore to a .560 and up minimum bore. The screws are the same for both types of…

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Thread Mill Resources

Thread mills are one of the most popular tool groups at Scientific Cutting Tools. Our website is full of resources to help you with everything from locating the correct thread mill for a given thread size to generating code that can be emailed, downloaded, or output to screen. Find the Right Tool with Our Locator…

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An In-Depth Look at AlTiN+ Coating

AlTiN+ Coating: An In-Depth Look Scientific Cutting Tools offers two finish choices for most products: uncoated or AlTiN+. AlTiN+ coating extends the life of the tool and the range of applications. To ensure that our tools are up to SCT guaranteed standards, AlTiN+ coating is done in-house. What is AlTiN+ comprised of, how is it different…

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Introducing the New ISO 1179 Port Tool

ISO 1179 Port Tool

Scientific Cutting Tools is expanding its offerings with the launch of the brand new ISO 1179 port tool. It cuts the minor thread (BSPP) diameter, 90 degree included angle, and the spot face per the requirements of ISO1179. The carbide-tipped port tool features brazed carbide inserts of the highest quality sub-micron carbide for optimal material…

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New Drill Mills: Utility and Versatility

  The new, versatile, multi-operational drill mill is designed for milling, chamfering, and light spotting applications. Despite the word ‘drill’ in the name, it is not recommended for drilling. The name is conceived from the common industry standard for the tool. Cutting diameter sizes range from 1/8” to 1/2”. Included angle options are 90° or 120°.…

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2020 in Review

2020 in Review This year has been a unique one for Scientific Cutting Tools. We’ve experienced the present challenges impacting manufacturing and day to day life as many have in the industry. We are grateful for continued support and fortunate to be an essential business providing tools for many critical sectors such as medical, defense, infrastructure and more. In…

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Product Announcement: Spotting Drills

picture of spotting drills of various sizes

Scientific Cutting Tools is launching a brand new line of spotting drills. These solid carbide drills are a valuable first step in the hole making process. The precise point angle is held to a one-degree tolerance for true centering. Covering a wide range of sizes, tools are stocked with 82°, 90°, 100°, 120° and 142°…

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Two Day Flat Rate Shipping Program

Two Day (UPS Blue) Flat Rate Shipping Program  Scientific Cutting Tools (SCT) is now offering a two day flat rate shipping program. All eligible SCT tool orders can qualify for the 2-day UPS Blue shipping program at a $15.00 flat rate. Terms and Conditions: This program is for packages shipping within the contiguous United States.…

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Scientific Cutting Tools Expands Comprehensive SPTM Line

The SPTM (Single Profile Thread Mill) product line by Scientific Cutting Tools is remarkably versatile and economic with expanded offerings to cover many applications. The range includes: UN, Metric, Acme, Stub Acme, Internal, External (EXJ), Long Body, and Extra Long body. It features a single thread profile that is ideal for keeping side-cutting pressure low. The non-crest cutting design…

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Retaining Ring Groove Tools

Groove Tool Retaining Ring

Scientific Cutting Tools retaining ring groove tools are ideal for internal grooving of retaining rings and O-rings on a lathe. It cuts an internal groove with straight edges while the O-ring groove tool cuts an internal groove with a tapered edge. Over 130 sizes are available with options for left or right-hand styles. Minimum bore…

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