Alvord-Polk MPNs cross individual references to the equivalent Westward, Cleveland & Super Tool model numbers for chucking reamers. So, if you're looking for a competitor item that is either out of stock or obsolete, chances are Raptor Supplies has the equivalent Alvord-Polk products available.
Raptor Supplies, an authorised Alvord-Polk distributor, offers its complete range of products. We can recommend suitable products for your diverse application requirements.
Alvord-Polk products are small in size and require compact packaging. They are suitable for courier shipment and not air freight.
Alvord-Polk's catalogue includes chucking, bridge, shank, hand, deburring & taper reamers. The brand's chucking reamers are made of high speed steel to handle recurring abrasive operations. They have straight shanks & flutes to assist users in proper alignment and ensure stability. Their cutting edges are angled to the right and are designed to rotate in a clockwise direction when viewed from the chuck end of the machine. Alvord-Polk steering & suspension reamersenlarge and smooth out holes in control arm bushings & tie rod ends. They have three flats on their shanks to hold them securely in a chuck or collet, preventing them from slipping during use.
Consider the material you are reaming, the hole size you need to create and the finish required.
Keep them clean & dry when not in use and lubricate them before use. Use a sharpening stone or honing oil to sharpen the cutting edges as needed. Avoid using excessive force or speed when reaming.
The brand's reamers are made of high-speed steel, cobalt or carbide.