Who should be using PCD Tooling?
High volume production operations which do few setups realize the greatest advantage.
The initial cost of PCD tooling is higher than carbide; however savings are realized in several ways:
- Reduction in downtime
- Reduction in operating costs
- Reduction in scrap
- Reduction in noise
What other reasons are there for using PCD?
- Proper abrasion resistance characteristics to handle manufactured wood as well as man-made materials
- Extended tool life in natural wood
- Tools maintain their dimensions more accurately over their working life