EXOTAP® VCX Taps (10051)

The Tapping Solution for Hardended Steels 42-52 Rc


EXOTAP® VCX is the ultra-premium solution for threading hardened steels 45-50HrC.


OSG proprietary XPM material

Harder than CPM, XPM yields maximum hardness ideal for hardeded steels

Straight Flute

For through or blind holes and short chipping materials

OSG V-coating

Increased hardness, lubricity & wear resistance

Inch & Metric

Complete Offering

Application Guide

ISO Work Material Recommended
P Low Carbon Steel : 1010, 1018
P Medium Carbon Steel : 1035, 1045
P High Carbon Steel : 1065
P Alloy Steels : 4140, 4340
P Die Steels
M Stainless Steels : 300
M Stainless Steels : 400
M Stainless Steels : 17-4PH
K Cast Iron
N Aluminum : 6061, 7075
N Aluminum : Casting
S Nickel Alloy : Inconel
S Titanium : 6AL4V (30HRC)
H Hardened Steels : ~35 HRC
H Hardened Steels : 35-45 HRC
H Hardened Steels : 45-50 HRC
H Hardened Steels : 50-70 HRC

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Hardened Steel 45-50HrC


Hardened Alloy Steels


Mold & Die


Additional Information

When grinding or regrinding industrial cutting tools, residual grinding dust may occur. This dust may contain chemicals known to the state of California to cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm.
For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov