27028Re: [GrizHFMinimill] RE: Collets vs End mill holders
- Jan 31, 2014LittleMachineShop has a nice little article on the two:If you are just starting out and haven't been to their Learning Center tab yet, I highly recommend you try it out.
On Jan 30, 2014, at 12:16 PM, <superc_53@...> wrote:
Not all endmill shanks are the same. Before collets were common there were other ways of holding endmills in place. Some holders required woodruff keys (or the equivalent) other designs also exist. Without looking at the ad in question I can only speculate as I do not know if you are looking at a holder for one of the alternative (vs plain round shank) end mills or something designed to work with any type of endmill.
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