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What are PCD (Polycrystalline Diamond) Tools?

The production of polycrystalline diamond, or PCD, occurs synthetically by sintering together many particles of diamond, usually 2 to 30 microns in size, with a metal binder (usually cobalt) under high pressure and temperature. There may be 90-95% diamond particles in PCD, and the rest is the binder. PCD is commonly used in cutting tools […]