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Dormer MTT-X E003/MTT-X E013 Powdered Metal Spiral Flute Threading Tap, Black Oxide Finish, Round Shank With Square End, Modified Bottoming Chamfer

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Product Specifications
Surface Coating
Steam Oxide
Shank Type
Round With Square End
Pitch Diameter Limit
6H
Material Type
High Speed Steel
Thread Type
Metric
Chamfer Type
Semi-Bottoming
Brand Name
Dormer

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M3-0.5 E003 3 3.15 mm 6 mm 48 mm 568002 B003JY6HRO 1 $16.95 Buy Options
M3.5-0.6 E003 3 3.55 mm 16 mm 50 mm 568019 B003JY6HSI 1 $20.88 Buy Options
M4-0.5 E013 3 4 mm 7 mm 53 mm 568798 B003JY6K5S 1 $25.31 Buy Options
M4-0.7 E003 3 4 mm 7 mm 53 mm 568026 B003JY6HTC 1 $16.21 Buy Options
M5-0.5 E013 3 5 mm 8 mm 58 mm 568804 B003JY6K6C 1 $23.42 Buy Options
M5-0.8 E003 3 5 mm 8 mm 58 mm 568033 B003JY6HTW 1 $16.95 Buy Options
M6-0.5 E013 3 6.3 mm 10 mm 66 mm 568811 B003JY6K6W 1 $26.94 Buy Options
M6-0.75 E013 3 6.3 mm 10 mm 66 mm 568828 B003JY6K7G 3 $28.07 Buy Options
M6-1 E003 3 6.3 mm 10 mm 66 mm 568040 B003JY6HU6 2 $14.36 Buy Options
M8-0.75 E013 3 8 mm 12 mm 72 mm 568835 B003JY6K80 1 $29.69 Buy Options
M8-1 E013 3 8 mm 12 mm 72 mm 568842 B003JY6K8K 2 $32.30 Buy Options
M8-1.25 E003 3 8 mm 12 mm 72 mm 568057 B003JY6HV0 1 $18.53 Buy Options
M10-1 E013 3 10 mm 15 mm 80 mm 568859 B003JY6K0I 1 $34.02 Buy Options
M10-1.25 E013 3 10 mm 15 mm 80 mm 568866 B003JY6K12 1 $37.24 Buy Options
M10-1.5 E003 3 10 mm 15 mm 80 mm 568064 B003JY6HMY 2 $20.99 Buy Options
M12-1 E013 3 9 mm 16 mm 89 mm 568873 B003JY6K1C 2 $10.14 Buy Options
M12-1.25 E013 3 9 mm 16 mm 89 mm 568880 B003JY6K1W 1 $44.97 Buy Options
M12-1.5 E013 3 9 mm 16 mm 89 mm 568897 B003JY6K2G 1 $44.97 Buy Options
M12-1.75 E003 3 9 mm 16 mm 89 mm 568071 B003JY6HNI 1 $24.45 Buy Options
M14-1.5 E013 3 11.2 mm 18 mm 95 mm 568903 B003JY6K30 1 $57.70 Buy Options

Key Features

  • Spiral flute tap pulls chips back from the tip of the tool and out of the hole to prevent clogging
  • Spiral flutes for creating threads in blind holes
  • Black oxide finish improves lubricity, resists corrosion, and helps prevent buildup
  • Powdered-metal steel for performance approaching that of solid carbide tools, with the toughness and shock-resistance of high-speed steel
  • Available in Metric Coarse (M) or Metric Fine (MF) right-hand thread options for different applications

Product Description

The Dormer MTT-X E003/MTT-X E013 powdered-metal steel spiral flute tap has a round shank with a square end, black oxide finish, and a modified bottoming chamfer, and is used to create metric right-hand threads in a range of materials, with best performance in steel. It is available in two different thread specification standards: Metric Coarse (M) or Metric Fine (MF). The 48-degree spiral flutes of this tap pull chips back from the tip of the tool, up and out of the hole to prevent clogging, making it suitable for blind or bottoming holes (with only one opening). The black oxide finish improves lubricity, resists corrosion, and will not chip or flake. Black oxide also helps to prevent buildup and welding of materials on the tap’s cutting edge when working with iron and steel. The modified bottoming chamfer has additional length to reduce chip load, add tool life in difficult-to-machine materials, and permit higher tapping speeds.

Right-hand threads are designed to tighten when a head or nut is rotated clockwise (the most common threading direction). Powdered-metal steel offers performance that approaches that of solid carbide tools but with the toughness and shock-resistance of high-speed steel. The round shank with square end helps to minimize rotation in the tool holder. This tool can be used in machines, such as drill presses or lathes, or with hand tools such as tap wrenches.

In the Dormer MTT-X E003 series, taps with nominal diameters of 3 mm to 14 mm have three flutes and those with nominal diameters of 16 mm to 24 mm have four flutes. In the MTT-X E013 series, taps with nominal diameters of 4 mm to 14 mm have three flutes and those with nominal diameters of 16 mm to 22 mm have four flutes. All taps in both series have modified bottoming chamfers. This tap conforms to ISO 529 standards and can create threads to a depth two-and-a-half times its diameter. It is suitable for the 6H tolerance class: 6H is used for a normal length of thread engagement and medium tolerance quality.

Taps produce internal threads in previously formed holes and can be used in machines (such as drill presses) or with hand tools. Common types of taps include hand taps, spiral point taps, spiral flute taps, thread forming taps, and pipe taps. Hand taps (straight-flute taps) collect chips in the straight flutes of the tool; spiral point taps push chips through holes ahead of the tool; and spiral flute taps pull chips back from the tip of the tool, up and out the hole. Thread forming taps, also known as cold forming taps, press rather than cut to create threads in a drilled hole, and no chips are created. Pipe taps create threads in pipes and pipe fittings. Each thread type designates a thread profile and each type is identified with an abbreviation. In the U.S. and Canada, the Unified Thread Standard is the dominant thread type, including UNC (Unified Coarse), UNF (Unified Fine), and NPT (National Pipe Taper) threads, among others.

Precision Dormer manufactures cutting tools under the following brands: Precision Twist, Dormer, and Union Butterfield. The company has locations around the world, and provides tools adhering to ANSI, NAS, and DIN standards.

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