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Close up of tapping holes in a punch press

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Tapping threads using a secondary application adds unnecessary time, handling and labor cost.

Tapping tools allow you to tap holes right in the punch press with unparalleled speed and accuracy. With tooling options for both thick turret and TRUMPF-style machines and various thread sizes available, these tools are a clear way to increase productivity and lower cost of goods.

Create Threads Faster

Tapping tools create threads in pre-tapped holes much faster than secondary operations. Watch them at work below.

 

QuickTap™ Tapping Tool for Thick Turret Machines

 
 

Tapping Tool for TRUMPF-Style Machines

QuickTap™ Speeds Thick Turret Operations

Why add a time-consuming secondary operation when you can add threads to tapped holes at blazing speeds of up to 200 taps per minute? The QuickTap™ Tapping Tool is the fastest tool on the market, and that’s not all. This tool creates accurate threads at any programmed location on the sheet, accepts multiple tap sizes that are easily changed, and is available in C and D station sizes.

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QuickTap Tapping Tool Kit
Tapping Tool TRUMPF-Style Tool Kit

Tapping Tool TRUMPF-Style Streamlines Threading

The tapping tool TRUMPF-style eliminates costly and inaccurate secondary operations by allowing you to add threads to holes right in the TRUMPF-style punch press. Able to tap holes at any programmed location on the sheet, this tapping tool creates stronger threads because it forms rather than cuts them, and also eliminates the problem of shavings often caused by machined tapping.

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Tapping Tools Save on Costs

When you tap a lot of holes, tapping tools provide savings in time, labor and materials over secondary operations.

Price Comparison Chart for different methods of tapping holes

How to Setup QuickTap™

Watch this episode of the Technically Speaking video series to see how to setup, adjust, changeout and maintain the QuickTap™ Tapping Tool. Host Jason Esch takes you through this simple how-to process.

Downloadable Tapping Details

Want a printable flyer with all the features and benefits of tapping tools? Click below to view, download or print.



Further Reading: “Are You Tapping into Cost Effective Threads?”

Read this article from the Tooling Times e-Newsletter to explore the various ways of making threads and the solution that might be right for you.

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December 2017 Tooling Times eNewsletter

 

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