DirectDex line of Deep Hole Drilling Tools & Inserts
Sunnen has leveraged our expertise in precision bore sizing and finishing to expand into deephole drilling with our own line of deep hole drilling machinery as well as Sandvik-style tools, carbide inserts and accessories, including replacement parts for many of the discontinued Sandvik product lines. Sunnen’s DirectDex series is a replacement for the Sandvik CoroDrill 800 product line.
DirectDex indexable drill heads cover a diameter range of 25 mm - 65 mm (0.984" - 2.559") and are designed with robust pressed carbide inserts available in multiple carbide grades, coatings and chip breaker designs.
Our solutions provide the following benefits:
Close diameter tolerance and high quality surface finish
Low cost per hole
Consistent performance within a wide application range and across a variety of materials
A few replacement parts cover the entire diameter range
Excellent chip control in both low and high feeds
Sunnen drilling products meet the hole producing needs of various industries including:
Oil & Gas industry: downhole equipment, kellys and stringers
Aerospace industry: landing gears, struts and cylinders