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Machine Taps

The UK’s biggest and best range of high quality machine taps, available in a wide range of thread forms from general purpose to high performance.

 

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YG-1 Prime-X
Machine Taps

The no. 1 machine tap for all round performance tapping

YG-1’s best selling range of machine taps offer Up to 50% higher cutting speeds & 100% more tool life than HSSE Taps.

General Purpose
Machine Taps

True 90° system which excels in shoulder & slot milling

Performance ★★★☆☆
Application
P Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Designed for multi-purpose general tapping applications across a wide range of materials.

High Performance Universal
Machine Taps

90° milling system with true perpendicularity

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
P Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Designed for high performance tapping with longer tool life & improved thread quality.

Stainless Steel (INOX)
Machine Taps

For premium aluminium milling with maximum productivity

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
P Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
Brand  

Specially engineered for coping with the demands of stainless steel. Reduced friction, lower torque and reliable.

YG-1 Prime-X
Machine Taps

The no. 1 machine tap for all round performance tapping

YG-1’s best selling range of machine taps offer Up to 50% higher cutting speeds & 100% more tool life than HSSE Taps.

General Purpose
Machine Taps

True 90° system which excels in shoulder & slot milling

Performance ★★★★★
Application
P Steel
H Hardened Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand
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Designed for multi-purpose general tapping applications across a wide range of materials.

High Performance
Machine Taps

90° milling system with true perpendicularity

Performance ★★★★★
Application
P Steel
H Hardened Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand

Designed for high performance tapping with longer tool life & improved thread quality.

Synchro Rigid
Machine Taps

Economical true 90° milling with 6 cutting edges

Performance ★★★★★
Application
P Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand

Ultra high performance tapping for up to 4x the surface speed of conventional taps. Must be used with synchro tap chucks.

Titanium & Nickel Alloy
Machine Taps

Sublime surface finish & extreme depths of cut <34mm

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Dedicated range for titanium & nickel alloys or unalloyed titanium. Includes 10°, 15° or 25° helix for high strength.

Aluminium & Non-Ferrous
Machine Taps

Cost effective 90° milling system with 4 cutting edges

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
P Steel
S HRSA's
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Geometries include interrupted flutes to prevent chip clogging and a 45° helix for fast chip evacuation.

High Resistance
Machine Taps

For dedicated high speed aluminium milling

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
P Steel
H Hardened Steel
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Designed for difficult materials like alloy & hardened steels, grey cast iron, high silicone aluminium & bronze/copper alloys.

Synchro Rigid
Machine Taps

Economical true 90° milling with 6 cutting edges

Performance ★★★★★
Application
P Steel
H Hardened Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Ultra high performance tapping for up to 4x the surface speed of conventional taps. Must be used with synchro tap chucks.

Cast Iron & Abrasive
Machine Taps

Widely used low cost ISO 90° milling system

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Powder Metal & HSS taps including optimised geometries, high strength and short lead taps for thin wall components.

Cold Forming
Roll Taps

Ideal for small, deep cuts in non-ferrous milling

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
P Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

For stronger and chip-less threads. Powder metal roll taps with the option of oil grooves to aid lubrication.

Thread Repair
Machine Taps

Lightweight aluminium body for super high speed milling

Performance ★★★★☆
Application
P Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

Suitable for repairing damaged threads when combining them with any popular brand of thread repair insert.

Solid Carbide
Machine Taps

Low cost ISO 90° milling system for ADKT inserts

Performance ★★★★★
Application
P Steel
M Stainless Steel
S HRSA's
K Cast Iron
N Non-Ferrous
Brand  

For ultra high speed machine tapping with up to 10x more tool life compared to conventional HSS machine taps.

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MC

Metric Coarse

Metric Coarse

MF

Metric Coarse

Metric Fine

UNC

Metric Coarse

Unified Coarse

UNF

Metric Coarse

Unified Fine

BSP(G)

Metric Coarse

British Standard Pipe

BSW

Metric Coarse

British Standard Whitworth

UNEF

Metric Coarse

Unified National Extra Fine

BSPT