New technology can now allow high speed synchronous movement between the tool and the part, which enables a part to be cut on the 'cross axis' by the tool.
This type of tool can be used on dedicated skiving machines and modern 5 axis machining centres.
Tools are now able to be manufactured from more hard-wearing materials such as MC90 and Carbide.
A full regrinding service is available for all skiving tools, including normal helical sharpening and lip and chamfer helical sharpening. Also available is a precision edge preparation and full recoating service.