The Object: Insert

An insert, used in the manufacturing industry to cut metal, is mainly made out of various combinations of tungsten carbide and cobalt.

Tungsten is a finite resource, so recycling is important. Only a small part of the insert is actually worn away during its working life; about 95% can be recycled.

All Objects

An item produced by additive manufacturing.

About 95% of an insert can be recycled.

Effective in controlling movement disorders.

The lifeline between surface installations and subsea equipment.

Whatever the conditions, Sandvik’s drill bits make the job easier.

Sandvik contributes to save the old wooden warship for future generations.