Swiss Turning Inserts

Alouette Tool exclusively represents Bimu Swiss Turning Inserts and Accessories in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

Bimu’s large and diverse catalog includes but not limited to:

  • Insert blades for Plunging, Back Turning, Front Turning, Screw Threading, Trepan, Grooving (Internal & External), Cut-off – Coated and Uncoated including PCD Diamond Cutting
  • Various Holders for Tornos, Tsugami, Star, Citizen, Deco, etc:
    • With/Without Internal Coolant
    • Counter Operation with Micrometric Height Adjustment
    • Cylindrical Holders (replace drilling tool with turning tool)
    • Quick Change
  • Carbide Knife Insert for Plastic Machining
  • Much much more!


Scroll down to find each of Bimu’s Product Lines, or Click Here for Bimu’s Full Catalog

For machinists new to Bimu, below are PDF’s with information tables explaining the various product lines and their relative options, and various support documents.

Visual Description of the Different Insert Geometries
Visual Description of Blank Inserts and Tool-Holders for the Different Product Lines
Standard Cut Off / Opposite Cut Off
Threading Inserts
Recommended Insert Widths depending on Machined Material Diameter
Setting of the Centering Drill with Insert
Standard Cutting Speeds
Front Trepan and Back Trepan
X-Centering Tightening System
Moving/Replacing Quicklock Screws
Setting of Axial Block for use of 3 Drills on Deco 10 Machine
Setting of Bimu Baseplates for Tornos Delta 12 / 20 and Tsugami BO