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MA Ford Cyclone High Performance Drill

MA FORD Distributor Chicago

MA Ford new solid carbide high performance drill.
The “Perfect Storm” for high performance drilling

CXD Series Advanced High Performance Drills with ALtima Plus coating.

M.A. FORD CYCLONE CXD HIGH PERFORMANCE DRILL Advanced Drilling Features and Benefits

New lower thrust point geometry
Refined edge protection for better performance in titanium and stainless steel (coolant through), and carbon steels

Enhanced double margin design
Back margin location allows for quicker engagement in hole
Improved hole finishes
Improved location when drilling through cross holes

ALtima Plus AlTiN multi-layer coating
Higher heat resistance means higher RPM capabilities
Optimized coating structure lengthens drill life and reduces chipping and wear

Enhanced surface finish technology pre and post coating
Pre-treatment enhances coating adhesion
Post-treatment enhances chip evacuation

M.A. FORD CYCLONE CXD HIGH PERFORMANCE DRILL CASE STUDIEScxd

Size: .758” (19.25mm)
Work material: 1018 steel plate
Machine: Haas VF-5
Competitor: X
RPM (n): 1940
vc-SFM: 385 m/min: 117
(f) IPR: .0135 mm/Rev: .34
Hole Depth: 1.5” (38mm)
M.A. Ford® Holes Produced: 3000
Competitor X Holes Produced: 2000
Total Drill Cost Savings During Test: $3,810

Size: 11/32”
Work material: 304 stainless steel modified
Machine: Mazak CNC lathe
Competitor: Y
RPM (n): 2228
vc-SFM: 200 m/min: 61
(f) IPR: .008 mm/Rev: .20
Hole Depth: 1.8” (45mm)
M.A. Ford® Holes Produced: 382
(ran out of parts)
Customer was very pleased with the CXD drill.
The CXD drill showed no chipping along cutting edges and flutes. The Competitor Y tool showed heavy chipping on cutting edges and flutes at same point of tool life.

MA Ford Cyclone Series CXDSS
Solid Carbide
Designed for high performance drilling in a broad range of materials
3xD – Stub drill, screw machine drill
140° Point angle
ALtima Plus coating
Available in metric, fractional, wire and letter sizes
From 3.0mm (.1181) to 20mm (.7874)

MA Ford Cyclone Series CXDSR
Solid Carbide
Designed for high performance drilling in a broad range of materials
5xD
140° Point angle
ALtima Plus coating
Available in metric, fractional, wire and letter sizes
From 3.0mm (.1181) to 16mm (.6299)

MA Ford Cyclone Series CXDCS
Coolant Through Solid Carbide
Designed for high performance drilling in a broad range of materials
3xD – Stub drill, screw machine drill
140° Point angle
ALtima Plus coating
Available in metric, fractional, wire and letter sizes
From 3.0mm (.1181) to 16mm (.6299)

MA Ford Cyclone Series CXDCR
Coolant Through Solid Carbide
Designed for high performance drilling in a broad range of materials
5xD
140° Point angle
ALtima Plus coating
Available in metric, fractional, wire and letter sizes
From 3.0mm (.1181) to 20mm (.7874)

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