Broaching 4140 with Razorform CNC Broach Tools
To read a Modern Machine Shop article about CNC Broach Tools Lathe broaching 4140 internal keyway at 56Rc on Okuma Cadet Lathes at OEM electric motor manufacturer Baldor Electric Motors click here: http://www.mmsonline.com/articles/the-future-of-broaching
This article titled, “The Future of Broaching”, is from September 2007 when our broach tools were sold through a different company called Razorform Tools. Which indicates just how long this proprietary, inserted broaching system has been successful for our clients. We frequently get Razorform Broach Tool clients asking if the old broach tools and keyway inserts are interchangeable. The answer is Yes!
We also get calls from concerned 1st time users concerned about wear on their lathes from broaching. Hopefully this article eases fears as we would not be in business if the broaching process damaged our clients lathes. As you can see this broach tool system for lathes has been around for more than a decade!