Developing fresh answers to aircraft machining challenges

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it… It can often seem simpler to keep a product exactly as it is, especially when it receives a consistently positive response from the industry. But because leading precision cutting tool manufacturer KYOCERA SGS recognise the value of constantly upgrading products, they have recently launched the latest versions of […]

Aerospace learning hailed a success

How do you get more than 30 of the UK’s top aerospace manufacturing and machining people to take time out from their business? Spending five hours away from the facility or office is a big deal. But that didn’t deter the attendees of the KYOCERA SGS and Starrag ‘Lunch & Learn’ event which took place […]

Titanium machining KYOCERA SGS

Advanced Titanium-Machining

    “Top Twelve” criteria of Ti-machining   What makes titanium desirable as a part material-its strength-to weight ratio and temperature resistance- , is what makes it so difficult to machine. However, if all criteria of the machining envelope are optimized, it can be done productively and cost-effectively:   Low cutting speeds generate low frequencies […]


Conquering Titanium

High Performance Machining -A novel marketing approach    Dr. Bert P. Erdel January 2018 Striving for ever higher productivity, better cost-effectiveness and consistent high quality parts are the pre-dominant paradigms on the production floors. Today’s manufacturing networks machine parts made from advanced materials, that are very difficult to machine. However, corporate demands to machine these […]


Drawing a parallel

Reflecting back on the partnership between KYOCERA SGS Precision Tools (formerly SGS Tools Europe) and the Bloodhound SSC (Super Sonic Car) has seen both grow in parallel…

SGS Total Innovation Aerospace

KYOCERA SGS: a Total Innovation Aerospace provider KSPTE is one of the leading authorities in the development and manufacture of high-performance solid-carbide

Cutting tool efficiency comes in stages

There is little argument when it comes to the natural capabilities of solid carbide as the core material of choice for the creation of exceptional performance cutting tools.