Troubleshooting

duMONT Minute Man® aims to make your broaching experience efficient, effective and trouble free. Most broaching failures (poor finish, drifting, deflection, breakage, chatter marks, or edge wear) can be attributed to deficiencies in alignment, lubrication, Broach sharpness, tooth configuration or design, material hardness, and incorrect broaching speed or pressure. Please see the Broaching Hints Sections and Standard Broaching Procedures Guide for resources that have been developed from our many years of Broach design for thousands of standard and special applications. duMONT wants to share our expertise to insure the Broaching Tools we manufacture provide you the quality and tool life they are capable of and you deserve.

If you have specific questions or problems not covered on these pages, contact our Engineering Department.