Keyways and keys must be made to exact tolerances to ensure smooth and efficient transfer of power through the key. Too much clearance can cause premature failure and damage to the shaft and mating bore.
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We have a range of broaches to cut most standard internal keyways. Broaches are an efficient way to quickly and accurate cut internal keyways. Made from precisely ground and sharpen tool steel, they cut
For special sizes and larger internal keyways, we also have a slotting machine.
External keyways are cut on our precision CNC milling machines. We can also supply and cut the key to suit the keyways as required.