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YG-1 Offers ‘The Most Efficient Solutions for Machining Composite Materials Parts and Structures’
/ Sep 29, 2020
YG-1’s Tooling Solutions for Composite Materials Industry
YG-1 understands the composite industry has unique and special machining needs for the production and assembly of complex parts and structures. YG-1 has all the cutting tools, processes, and engineering solutions that allow large composite OEMs, tier-one and tier-two suppliers, and job shops to machine their high valued parts faster, without defects and a very competitive cost per part ratio.
The new cutters technology developed by YG-1 is a real game changer especially when it comes to high end applications such as Aerospace, Energy, Automotive and sporting goods. YG-1’s strategy is to allow end users to choose among a large portfolio of cutters when it comes to complex composite parts machining or assembly by covering all project steps from milling to drilling, countersinking, reaming and special machining.
YG-1 Composite cutters portfolio is available globally through YG-1 subsidiaries with the support of our worldwide recognized experts who work daily helping customers achieve their targets.
YG-1 COMPOSITE DRILLS: from the simple uncoated carbide to the PCD high performance drills passing through CVD diamond coated products, YG-1 has the best expertise bringing the right cutter geometries reaching optimum cost per hole target.
YG-1 COMPOSITE END MILLS: YG-1 is recognized as the largest end mill manufacturer worldwide and this is also applicable to composite milling. A large portfolio was developed to help composite end users choose the right product dedicated to the right process.
The end mill selection either for roughing, finishing or one-shot process is based on the type of composite being machined and this comes with the help of experts who choose the right tool for the right composite type.
According to YG-1 composite experts, understanding the composite type, layup and manufacturing process combined with end mill choice and optimizing the cutting data, is the key to success for high quality final parts. YG-1 team is devoted to customer’s success and working daily hand to hand with them to make composite milling an easy to handle process without any surprises.
YG-1 composite end mills vary from simple uncoated fiberglass routers with the best cost per linear inch to the chip breaker router, the compression router, the finishing router and different combination of geometries depending on the applications. All composite end mills are manufactured using YG-1 in house geometries depicted from customers input data with best in class raw material in the market and high-end coating mainly CVD when needed.
YG-1 CUTTERS AND PROCESS: The company has developed an extensive knowledge when it comes to machining composites and become a leading supplier for end users with different machining and assembly features. Aerospace Final Assembly Lines (FAL) is in fact a great example of the variety of processes for machining composites and YG-1 is also a great example of a successful supplier to the Aerospace composite machining industry.