ETP sleeves are a great and economical option paralleled to the Weinig HSK hydro loc moulder heads. An ETP sleeve can give you a comparable tolerance to an HSK head while utilizing a straight bore head.
ETP Hydro-Grip locking sleeves are custom manufactured to fit any machine or project. For this post we will be focusing on the industrial woodworking applications and models. The most common types of ETP hydro-grip sleeve used in the woodworking industry are; type A, type B, type G2, type G3, type GE2, type AI, type BI, and type D. ETP hydro-grip sleeves can be used in any moulder, from a 100 year old Mattison to a brand new Leadermac moulder from Centric Inc. ETP sleeves are custom made to match any moulder or CNC machine.
Carbide tipped knives can be very useful when cutting difficult wood, man-made, or glued material(s). The carbide inlay of the knife allows operators to keep quality runs on difficult materials while getting longer life and better impact resistance from Centric Inc. brand carbide tip knives.
Customers that get their templates from Centric Inc. know what they are getting; quality, service and speed. Templates are designed and cut to our customer’s exact instructions and typically ship the same day as ordered. In the last 5 years Centric Inc. has designed, cut, and shipped out nearly 3000 acrylic and steel grinding templates to customers all across the United States. Contact Centric Inc. today and ask about a free quote on a template or any other of the many products we offer at Centric Inc.
The three main types of corrugated cutterheads are; straight bore, hydro-locking, and HSK. There are many considerations that need to be factored in your decision when choosing a corrugated cutterhead for your moulder. Type of material being cut, moulder application, feed rate, price, and concentricity; these are just some of the elements that you must consider when picking a corrugated cutterhead that best fits your needs and budget.