For over 60 years the CeramTec’s SPK® brand has stood for powerful, efficient design in machining processes with ceramic cutting tools, PcBN grades and cermets. Thanks to its matching tooling systems and comprehensive application expertise, the CeramTec SPK® Solution Team is able to create practically oriented solutions in the fields of automotive engineering and aerospace, the transmission and bearing industry, in mechanical engineering and in wind power.
SPK® cutting materials and tool systems are used in a variety of industrial sectors for machining parts made from cast iron, hardened steel, steels and other materials found in aviation engine manufacturing.
Whether turning, hard turning, grooving, milling or boring, CeramTec SPK® cutting materials and tool systems have enabled high-quality, economic machining processes in daily use for over 60 years.
Increasing product variety, ever shorter product cycles and growing productivity and cost pressure have led to rising demands among industrial manufacturers when it comes to metalworking. SPK® Machining Applications can respond to these challenges with a multitude of solutions in the fields of automotive engineering and aerospace, the transmission and bearing industry, mechanical engineering and wind power.
The technological and economic demands in machining applications are constantly growing. Application expertise is becoming more and more important. The CeramTec SPK® Solution Team’s engineering services combine cutting materials and tools with components, materials and the equipment environment to create processes that ensure high productivity and maximum safety.
CeramTec offers a unique program under the SPK® brand in terms of scope, diversity and performance of indexable inserts made of ceramic cutting materials, polycrystalline cubic boron nitrides (PcBN) and cermets for turning, hard turning, grooving, milling and boring in a wide variety of industrial applications.
CeramTec offers a wide range of precision tools, customized tools and tool carrier systems for a broad spectrum of machining processes and different performance requirements for precise and economic turning, hard turning, grooving, milling and boring with indexable inserts made from SPK® cutting materials.