M A Ford Europe
High performance cutting tools
M A Ford Europe are a Made in Yorkshire Gold Member
For more than 90 years, MA Ford has been at the cutting edge of tooling design and manufacture and has developed an enviable global reputation for performance and precision in advanced solid carbide tooling, serving over 60 countries worldwide.
Our innovative cutting geometries, materials and coating technologies are providing effective manufacturing solutions to an expanding and increasingly diverse range of industries from agriculture and construction to aerospace, power generation and automotive, to name but a few.
From our European HQ and custom tooling production facilities here in the UK, we ensure that our customers not only obtain the latest cutting tool technologies direct from our extensive stocks, but also have access to specialist tool design and manufacturing solutions to meet unique applications.
TuffCut® end mills are designed to provide the outstanding performance and results to minimise process downtime while maximising productivity and cost efficiency.
Included in the range are our APG high performance end mills developed for specific applications such as stainless steels, high temperature alloys and hardened steel together with aluminium and softer alloys.
M.A. Ford Europe has the most complete range of drills available in the industry – covering high-precision micro and circuit board drills to high performance, large diameter drills for machining aluminium, stainless steel and exotic alloys.
In addition, our ALtima® (AlTiN) coated high performance drills ensure you have the correct drill size and coating to meet all your hole making requirements.
In applications demanding high-precision hole finishes or tighter diameter control, our TrueSize® Reamers provide a highly cost-effective solution. Our solid carbide reamers are available in a wide range of sizes for virtually all materials, including cast iron, aluminium, stainless steel, exotic alloys, plastics and other non-ferrous materials.
More than 800 metric and imperial diameter reamers are available for immediate despatch.
M.A. Ford offers one of the most comprehensive ranges of solid carbide and HSS countersinks available to ensure that whatever your countersink application, we have the perfect solution.
Our original Uniflute® countersink is unequalled for economical, chatter free machining and is available in both HSS and carbide, with angles from 60° to 120° and diameters ranging from 3mm to 75mm.