Yamawa’s material specific series for targeted needs

Material specific series for targeted needs

Yamawa’s Materials Specific series is a selection of taps whose characteristics respond to the specific needs of machining different types of materials in the most effective way ensuring high quality threads, reliable processes, and lower cost per thread. Taps for cast iron (ISO K material group) For the users looking for the state-of-the-art technology in… Read more »

An overview on Yamawa high-performance taps for stainless steel and superalloys

Taps specifically designed for difficult-to-machine materials such as stainless steel and heat-resistant super-alloys occupy a special place among the solutions offered by the Japanese company Yamawa, one of the world leaders in the design and manufacturing of threading tools, specific. The ISO S material group of heat-resistant superalloys includes nickel, cobalt, iron, and titanium-based alloys…. Read more »

Un siècle d’excellence

Yamawa 100 ans d'excellence

En 2023, Yamawa fête le centième anniversaire de sa naissance. Nous vous proposons la synthèse d’une longue histoire de travail et d’excellence, entamée en 1923 et poursuivie tout au long des décennies suivantes. Une histoire qui aujourd’hui encore a les yeux tournés vers l’avenir avec la même confiance qu’au premier jour. Tokyo, 1923Le filetage est… Read more »

Now available: Yamawa Europe updated catalogue 2023

The updated release of the European General Catalogue 2023 of the Japanese manufacturer, which celebrates 100 years since its founding this year, is now available for downloading. The update contains the latest product innovations, starting with the VU Z-PRO series of machine taps, which expands the availability of sizes and threads: VUSP taps for blind… Read more »

Tool Finder: new features for a smarter app!

Tool Finder new features

Our Tool Finder app is even smarter! New features have been added to Yamawa app to ease your daily working routine. We implemented the “Search by Code” button in the homepage and added some filters (for example to the Product Symbol drop down menu) to make your search easier. Furthermore, we added the “Stock” column… Read more »

Checking the hole size before tapping

Check Pin

Helping your customer with the right technical recommendation is always the best way to secure a long lasting collaboration. In this case, let’s start from checking the hole size before tapping, definitely one of the critical steps to ensure reliable screw threads. With Yamawa Check-pin box, you can master this part of the job for… Read more »

New MHSL Mini tap for screw threads on milling bodies or indexable holders

MHSL small size tap

The production of reliable screw threads on milling bodies or indexable holders is a very difficult application because of the toughness of workpiece materials (usually, thermal refined alloy steels up to 45 HRC are used), the requirements of a high-quality thread finishing and the difficulty of chip ejection. Yamawa’s R&D team has therefore developed the… Read more »

Yamawa’s excellence at AMB 2022 in Stuttgart

AMB 2022 Stuttgart Yamawa Europe

Yamawa Europe is ready for AMB 2022 at Messe Stuttgart, Germany, from 13th to 17th September (Hall 3 Booth 3D31). Among the highlights: The recent broadening of the VU Series, the new family of taps designed to allow highest performances with the modern machining centers. The VU Series includes now new types such as the… Read more »

Technar at ITM Industry Europe in Poznan


With the lights out on the ITM Industry Europe fair held in Poznan (Poland), it is time to take stock. Technar, Yamawa’s partner from Poland, was there and reported a dynamic and sparkling edition where – once again – Yamawa solutions attracted the participants’ attention. Here is a quick interview after these busy days. Mr…. Read more »