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A diamond tool is a cutting tool with diamond grains fixed on the function parts of the tool via some kinds of bond materials or by some other special methods. [ 1 ] The diamonds used in these tools are synthetic or natural industrial diamond of different grain sizes and shapes. Diamond is especially suited to cut highly abrasive materials, such as ceramics, concrete and natural stone.

The bond material may be metal, resin and ceramic. The metal bond materials are mixed with the diamond grains to form diamond segments. which are then welded or cold-pressed onto a backing plate or tool holder that fits different types of machines.

Besides using bond materials, there are also many other methods to fix the diamond grains onto the tools. The methods include electroplating, CVD (Chemical Vapor Deposition), sintering micro-size diamonds in high temperature and high pressure to form PCD, and combining some layers of PCDs with a layer of cemented carbide liner to form PDC. [ 1 ]

Diamond segments are usually a sintered segment with diamond grit mixed into a metal powder, which is blended to get just the right alloy that will wear according to the use of the finished diamond tool. For metal-bonded diamond tools, the bond is one of the prime factors when selecting which tool to use for cutting or grinding a specific material, depending on how hard, or abrasive, the material is. The bond used is what dictates the rate at which the metallic powders wear down and expose new diamond crystals at the surface to maintain what would be considered a abrasive surface.

Different bond strengths are achieved but the metallic powders chosen (alloy mix) and how much heat and pressure are applied to the sintered segment.

Hard bonds are best for soft materials and soft bonds for hard materials. This may seem counterintuitive, but it is because particles of the material being cut or polished provide the wear medium the wears away the bond to expose the diamond grit. Diamond grit is usually not worn out but simply lost when the bond releases them. The more particles the more wear.

For example, when sawing hard materials, a diamond blade with a soft bond would be needed. This means the bonded metallic powders in the segments (teeth) of the diamond blade will wear fast enough to expose diamond crystals and to replace lost grit, exposing new diamond on the cutting edge allowing the tool to continue cutting efficiently. Inversely, to cut a soft abrasive material like asphalt or freshly poured "green" concrete. you would need to use a diamond blade with a hard bond so that the segments do not wear down prematurely releasing the diamond grit without doing enough cutting work, putting the blade to waste.

Resin matrix diamond tools are usually poured into molds with the diamond grains in suspension. The mold shape becomes the tool itself. After removal from the mold, the tools are bonded to a backer. Some have velcro applied to the back of the tool, allowing it to be attached to any hook and loop surface such as concrete grinders .

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    Diamond tools

    Diamond tools are classified as either wet cutting or dry cutting, but they all work better wet. Wet is messy, dry is dusty!

    Introduction

    Cutting wet, that is with a water hose either attached to the machine or having one spraying lightly on the machine and surface being cut is:-

    • Better for the actual blade wear, so that it is cheaper than cutting dry.
    • The reason for this is that the water cools the blade. There is an enormous amount of heat generated by the cutting action.
    • The water produces a cement slurry that is very messy, clean it up while it is still wet, clean and clean it again.
    • If that slurry dries it is almost as hard to get ride of as cement itself.
    • Cutting wet does not produce dust, so for safety reasons in this respect it is better.
    • The main safety concern with cutting wet is with electricity.
    • You must use ELD safety boxes, see my power tool safety page for more on these.
    • A lot of the newer machine have the safety device either built into the machine, or in the machine's own power cord.

    Dry cutting is in general only done in short burst, to let the dust settle and to cool the blade.

    • Because of the heat generated in the tool, generally the process is slower. More stops to let the thing cool off.
    • There is an enormous amount of dust produced. Making it mandatory to use good quality dust masks and also eye protection.
    • When grinding dry,I go for a rubber replaceable cartridge type dust mask, like a spray painting one.
    • Don't use the paper throw away ones, as some of the grinding dust is very fine.
    • I've seen guys take a paper mask off and have a rim of white around their nose.
    • Dry cutting dust is also a killer for the machine itself. For example an angle grinder used by ceramic tilers sucks in the fine dust with the cooling air. This dust cuts out the bearings in the machine quick smart.
    • The dry tools typically have slots designed to air cool the cutting surface.

    The first thing learnt when I bought my large concrete saw was to take it easy, don't force the machine.

    • As soon as you see sparks coming off the blade, slow down!
    • This means that diamond is being used too quickly and is being wasted.
    • There is an exception to this and that is when you are cutting through rebar.
    Angle Grinder

    Below is my 235mm (9 1/4") Makita angle grinder with a diamond concrete saw blade in it.

    I use it for cutting up to about 30mm deep in concrete. You can see the tide mark on the blade.

    Any deeper cutting requires a lot of tedious work, for that I hire a larger machine.

    Diamond tool

    Advantages

    Diamond is the hardest material on the earth, and its hardness is much higher than corundum and silicon carbide. Diamond also has high strength, good wear resistance and low friction coefficient. So when used as an abrasive. it has many obvious advantages over the common abrasives.

    Advantages of diamond grinding tools

    Diamond can be used to make grinding tools, which have following advantages:

    • High grinding efficiency, Low grinding force. Less heat will be generated in the grinding process. This can decrease or avoid burns and cracks on the surface of the workpiece, and decrease the equipment's wear and energy consumption.
    • High wear resistance. Diamond grinding tools' change in dimension is small. This can lead to good grinding quality and high grinding precision.
    • Long lifespan, Long dressing period. This can greatly increase the work efficiency, and improve the workers' labor environment and decrease the product's labor intensity.
    • Low comprehensive cost. The processing cost of each workpiece is lower.
    Categories

    There are thousands kinds of diamond tools. They can be categorized by their manufacturing methods and their uses.

    Categories by manufacturing method

    According to their manufacturing methods or bond types, diamond tools can be categorized to the following way: [ 1 ]

    • Metal-bonded diamond tools. The tools' bonding material is metal mixture powder. The functional parts of the tool are usually diamond segments. These tools include metal-bonded diamond saw blades. diamond grinding cup wheels. diamond core drill bits, etc. For metal-bonded diamond tools, the bond is one of the prime factors when selecting which tool to use for cutting or grinding a specific material, depending on how hard or abrasive the material is. The bond used dictates the rate at which the metallic powders wear down and expose new diamond crystals at the surface, thereby maintaining an abrasive cutting surface. Different bond strengths are achieved by the alloy mix of metallic powders chosen and how much heat and pressure are applied to the sintered segment.
    • Resin-bonded diamond tools. The tools' bonding material is mainly resin powder. An example of this tool is the resin-bonded diamond polishing pads used in the construction industry.
    • Plated diamond tools. This tool is made by fixing the diamonds onto the tool's base via electroplating method or via CVD (Chemical Vapor Deposition) method. This tool can usually be made to good processing precision.
    • Ceramic-bonded diamond tools. The tools' bonding material is usually glass and ceramic powder. This tool usually has the features of good chemical stability, small elastic deformation, but high brittleness, etc.
    • Polycrystalline Diamond (PCD). They are normally made by sintering many micro-size single diamond crystals at high temperature and high pressure. PCD has good fracture toughness and good thermal stability, and is used in making geological drill bits.
    • Polycrystalline Diamond Composite or Compacts (PDC). They are made by combining some layers of polycrystalline diamonds (PCD) with a layer of cemented carbide liner at high temperature and high pressure. PDC has the advantages of diamond’s high wear resistance with carbide’s good toughness.
    • High-temperature brazed diamond tools. This tool is made by brazing a single layer of diamonds onto the tool via a solder at a temperature of over 900 °C. This tool is a newly developed product. Its manufacture uses technologies include vacuum brazing and atmosphere-protected brazing. This tool has several advantages: the solder can hold the diamonds very firmly, the single layer of diamonds' exposed height can be 70%–80% of their sizes, and the diamonds can be regularly arranged on the tool.
    Categories by use

    If categorized by use, there are diamond grinding tools, diamond cutting tools (e.g. diamond coated twist drill bits), diamond drilling tools, diamond sawing tools (e.g. diamond saw blades ), diamond drawing dies, etc.

    Applications Applicable materials

    Diamond tools are suitable to process the following materials:

    • Carbide alloy
    • Hard or abrasive non-metallic materials, for example, stone, concrete, asphalt, glass, ceramics, gem stone and semiconductor materials.
    • Non-ferrous metals such as aluminum, copper and their alloys, and some soft but tough materials such as rubber and resin.

    As diamonds can react with Fe, Co, Ni, Cr, V under the high temperatures generated in the grinding processes, normally diamond tools are not suitable to process steels, including common steels and various tough alloy steels, while the other superhard tool, cubic boron nitride (CBN) tool, is suitable to process steels. The tools made with common abrasives (e.g. corundum and silicon carbide) can also do the task.

    Applied domains

    Diamond tools are used in the following domains:

    • Geological or project exploration. Diamond geological drill bits, diamond oil drill bits and diamond thin-wall drill bits are often used. The main application of PCD drilling bits is in the oil and natural gas industries and the mining industry.
    • Stone processing. Diamond circular saw blades, diamond gang saws, diamond band saws are used to saw marble, granite and other stone blocks. Diamond wire saws are used in stone quarries to exploit raw stone blocks. Shaped diamond tools are used to process stone to a particular shape. Resin-bonded diamond polishing pads are used to polish stone.
    • Construction. Medium or small sized diamond saw blades, diamond core drill bits and some diamond grinding or polishing tools are often used in repairing roads, remodeling buildings, and processing building materials.
    • Woodworking. Composite laminate flooring is widely used. It is wearable as stone. PCD circular saw blades, profiling cutter, twist drill bits and other diamond tools are used in its processing.
    • Auto spare parts processing. PCD and PCBN cutting tools are used to meet the high efficiency and low deviation processing requirements in this domain.
    • IT and home appliance products processing. High-precision super-thin diamond cutting wheels are used to cut silicon slices. Resin-bonded diamond grinding wheels are used to process ceramics in optical fiber industry.
    • Engineering ceramics processing. Engineering ceramics are widely used in many industries. They have the properties of high toughness, high hardness, high-temperature resistance. High-toughness and durable diamond grinding wheels are developed to process them.
    • Carbide tools and other mechanical tools processing. Diamond tools are used to gain high processing precision and efficiency.

    Besides what are listed above, there are also other domains where diamond tools are applied, for example, in medicine, Venezuelan scientist Humberto Fernandez Moran invented the diamond scalpel for use in delicate surgeries.

    Apart from its use as an abrasive due to its high hardness, diamond is also used to make other products for its many other good properties such as high heat-conductivity, low fiction coefficient, high chemical stability, high resistivity and high optical performances. These applications include coatings on bearings and CDs, acting as lens and thermistors, making high-voltage switches and sensors, etc.

    Some examples of diamond tools Diamond dressing tools

    Diamond dressers consist of single-point or multipoint tools brazed to a steel shank, and used for the trueing and dressing of grinding wheels. The tools come in several types, including: grit impregnated, blade type, crown type, and disc type. The advantages of multipoint over single-point tools are:

    1. The whole diamond can be used; in a single-point tool, when the point is blunt the diamond must be reset, and after few resettings the diamond is replaced.
    2. Multipoint tools have higher accuracy, especially in form grinding, where blade types are used. Blades consist of elongated diamonds. The thickness is controlled and blades are available in thicknesses from 0.75 to 1.40 millimeters (0.030 to 0.055 in).
    3. Grit-type tools are of a tough grade, and can be used for bench grinders.
    4. Since small points are used, the diamonds have a cutting edge with natural points, unlike single-point tools, which have brutted points.
    5. The cost of multipoint tools is lower, since smaller, less expensive diamonds are used.
    PCD cutting tools

    For more details on Synthetic diamond, see polycrystalline diamond .

    Polycrystalline diamond (PCD) is formed in a large High Temperature-High Pressure (HT-HP) press, as either a diamond wafer on a backing of carbide, or forming a "vein" of diamond within a carbide wafer or rod.

    Most wafers are polished to a mirror finish, then cut with an electrical discharge machining (EDM) tool into smaller, workable segments that are then brazed onto the sawblade, reamer, drill, or other tool. Often they are EDM machined and/or ground an additional time to expose the vein of diamond along the cutting edge. These tools are mostly used for the machining of nonmetallic and nonferrous materials.

    The grinding operation is combined with EDM for several reasons. For example, according to Modern Machine Shop, [ citation needed ] the combination allows a higher material removal rate and is therefore more cost effective. Also, the EDM process slightly affects the surface finish. Grinding is used on the affected area to provide a finer final surface. The Beijing Institute of Electro-Machining [ citation needed ] attributes a finer shaping and surface geometry to the combination of the two processes into one.

    The process itself is accomplished by combining the two elements from each individual process into one grinding wheel. The diamond graphite wheel accomplishes the task of grinding, while the graphite ring around the existing wheel serves as the EDM portion. However, since diamond is not a conductive material, the bonding in the PCD work piece must be ample enough to provide the conductivity necessary for the EDG process to work.

    Polycrystalline diamond tools are used extensively in automotive and aerospace industries. They are ideal for speed machining (9000 surface feet per minute or higher) in tough and abrasive aluminum alloys, and high-abrasion processes such as carbon-fiber drilling and ceramics. The diamond cutting edges make them last for extended periods before replacement is needed. High volume processes, tight tolerances, and highly abrasive processes are ideal for diamond tooling.

    Polycrystalline diamond compacts

    In the late 1970s, General Electric pioneered the technology of polycrystalline diamond compacts (PDCs) as a replacement for natural diamonds in drill bits. [ 2 ] PDCs have been used to cut through crystalline rock surfaces for extended periods of time in lab environments, and these capabilities have now been implemented in harsh environments throughout the world.

    As of August 2000, the U.S. Department of Energy claimed that nearly one-third of the total footage drilled worldwide is being drilled with PDC bits, with a claimed savings of nearly $100,000 per PDC bit as compared to roller-core bits. [ 3 ]

    Diamond paste and slurry

    Diamond pastes are used for polishing materials that require a mirror finish. They are often used in metallurgical specimens, carbide dies, carbide seals, spectacle glass industry, and for polishing diamonds.

    Diamond electroplated tools

    Diamond powder deposited through electroplating is used to make files (including nail files) and in small grinding applications.

    Single point diamond turning tools

    Single point diamond turning (SPDT) utilizes a solid, flawless diamond as the cutting edge. The single crystalline diamond can be natural or synthetic, and is sharpened to the desired dimensions by mechanical grinding and polishing. The cutting edge of most diamond tools is sharp to tens of nanometers, making it very effective for cutting non-ferrous materials with high resolution. SPDT is a very accurate machining process, used to create finished aspherical and irregular optics without the need for further polishing after completion. The most accurate machine tool in the world, the LODTM, formerly at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. had a profile accuracy estimated at 28 nm, while most machines seek a roughness within that deviation. [ 4 ]

    SPDT is used for optics, for flat surfaces where both surface finish and unusually high dimensional accuracy are required, and when lapping would be uneconomical or impractical.

    Diamond saw blades

    For high-speed gas powered cut-off saws, walk-behind saws, handheld grinders, bridge saws, table saws, tile saws, and other types of saws.

    Concave blade For cutting curves in countertops to install sinks or sculpt statues. Tuck pointers Thick diamond blades for restoration, involving grinding and replacing mortar. Crack chasers Thick V-shaped diamond blades for repairing cracks in concrete.

    Diamond tipped grinding cups

    Typically used on hand grinders for grinding concrete or stone.

    Diamond tipped core bit or holesaw

    Hollow steel tube with diamond tipped segments for drilling holes through concrete walls in the construction industry, porcelain tiles or granite worktops in the domestic industry, or also used for sample core extractions in the mining industry.

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    From Wikipedia

    This article may require copy-editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone or spelling. You can assist by editing it. (October 2008)

    A diamond tool is a cutting tool with diamond grains fixed on the valid working parts of the tool via some kinds of bond materials or by some other special means. [1]

    Diamonds should not be used for cutting steel or iron, as carbon will dissolve into the workpiece and lead to tool wear and work hardening. Three other materials are used for cutting steels where diamond would be used: Cubic boron nitride (cBN, the second hardest material known), aluminum oxide. and silicon nitride tooling may be used.

    For metal-bonded diamond tools, the bond is one of the prime factors when selecting which tool to use for cutting or grinding a specific material depending on how hard, or abrasive, the material is. The bond is what decides the rate at which the metallic powders wear down and expose new diamond crystals at the surface to maintain what would be considered a “sharp” edge.

    For example, when sawing hard materials, a diamond blade with a soft bond would be needed. This means the metallic powders in the segments (teeth) of the diamond blade wear fast enough to release old, dull crystals, exposing new diamond at the edges to continue cutting efficiently. Inversely, to cut a soft abrasive material like asphalt or freshly poured concrete. you would need to use a diamond blade with a hard bond so that the segments do not wear down prematurely and the blade is not put to waste. Diamond is especially suited to cut highly abrasive materials, such as ceramics.

    The diamonds used in these tools are synthetic or natural industrial diamond of different grain sizes and shapes.

    Examples of diamond tools Diamond dressing tools

    Diamond dressers, which consist of single point or multipoint brazed to a steel shank and are used for truing and dressing of grinding wheels, mostly in the automobile industry. After enormous research, the shape and sizes were invented like Grit impregnated, Blade type, Crown type, disc type etc. The advantages of multi point over single point are,

    1. The whole diamond can be used unlike single point when the point is blunt you have to reset and after few resetting the diamond is wasted.
    2. More accuracy specially in form grinding. blade types are used. Blades consists of elongated diamonds and the thickness is controlled and are available from 0.75 mm to 1.40 mm.
    3. Grit type tools are of tough grade and can even use for bench grinders.
    4. Since small points are used, these diamonds are of cutting edge with natural points unlike single points are brutted points.
    5. Cost will also be very low since small diamonds are used. Diamond value varies more according to size.

    Many diamond tools don’t cut like a knife or saw blade, instead they grind. They usually have segments, or teeth, welded to the “cutting” edge of the tool which contain exposed diamond crystals for grinding.

    For example, with a diamond blade, the saw operator will push the blade through the material. The blade will begin to cut through the material and the material being cut will begin the wearing process of the diamond blade, at the rate of which the blade advances or the depth at which is being cut. The exposed diamonds will break into smaller pieces when cutting. Hard, dense materials will fracture the diamonds faster. As this happens, the material being cut also wears down the metal bond through abrasion. Highly abrasive materials will wear the bond faster, exposing new diamond crystals to continue cutting .

    PCD cutting tools

    Polycrystalline diamond (referred to as PCD) is formed in a large High Temperature-High Pressure (HT-HP) press, as either a diamond wafer on a backing of carbide, or forming a 'vein' of diamond within a carbide wafer or rod.

    Most wafers are polished to a mirror finish then cut with an Electric Discharge Machine (EDM) into smaller workable segments that are then brazed onto the sawblade, reamer, drill or other tool. Often they are EDM machined and/or ground an additional time to expose the vein of diamond along the cutting edge. Today these tools are mostly used for machining of nonmetallic and nonferrous materials.

    The grinding operation is combined with EDM for several reasons. For example, according to Modern Machine Shop, the combination allows a higher material removal rate and is therefore more cost effective. Also, the EDM process slightly affects the surface finish. Grinding is used on the affected zone to remove the effected area and provide a finer final surface. Along the same lines, Beijing Institute of Electro-Machining attributes a finer shaping and surface geometry to the compilation of the two processes into one.

    The process itself is accomplished by combining the two elements each individual process into one wheel. The diamond graphite wheel accomplishes the task of grinding while the graphite ring around the existing wheel serves as the EDM portion. However, since diamond is not a conductive material, the bonding in the PCD work piece must be ample enough to generate the conductivity necessary for the EDG process to work.

    Diamond paste and slurry

    Diamond pastes are used for polishing materials that require a mirror finish. Often used in metallurgical specimens. Also used widely in carbide dies, carbide seals, spectacle glass industry and also for polishing of diamonds.

    Diamond electroplated tools

    Diamond powder deposited through electroplating are used in form of files, or small grinding applications. It has also found a new use of making nail files for nails.

    SPDT tools

    SPDT, or Single Point Diamond Turning, utilizes a solid, flawless diamond as the cutting edge. The single crystalline diamond can be natural or synthetic, and is sharpened to the desired dimensions by mechanical grinding and polishing. The cutting edge of most diamond tools is sharp to tens of nanometers, making it very effective for cutting non-ferrous materials to high resolution. SPDT is a very accurate machining process used to create finished aspherical and irregular optics without the need for further polishing after completion. The most accurate machine tool in the world, the LODTM at Lawrence Livermore National Labs, has a profile accuracy estimated at 23 nanometers, while most machines seek a roughness within that deviation.

    Differences in method

    PCD tools are used extensively in automotive and aerospace industries. They are ideal for speed (9000+ SFM) machining in tough and abrasive aluminum alloys, and high abrasion processes such as carbon fiber drilling, and ceramics. The diamond cutting edges make them last for extended periods without having to shut down processes to replace tooling. High volume processes, tight tolerances, and highly abrasive processes are ideal for diamond tooling.

    SPDT is used for optics, and for flat surfaces where both surface finish and irregularly high dimensional accuracy are required when lapping would be uneconomical or impractical.

    The grinding method is ideal for materials that do not cut but are ground; stone, cement, carbides are all difficult to process normally. Often this makes a diamond abrasion method necessary.

    There are a lot of aspects where the diamond tools could be used. In medicine, the Venezuelan scientist Humberto Fernandez Moran invented the diamond scalpel for applications in delicated surgeries. In industry, they are commonly used for cutting a wide variety of very hard construction materials, including reinforced and cured concrete. all types of brick and cinder blocks. dense metals, rebar. asphalt. granite. marble. travertine. porcelain. and many other types of materials which cannot be cut with ordinary cutting tools.

    • For more detailed explanation of how to use a diamond drilling holesaws see Diamond drilling porcelain
    • Diamond saw blades: For high-speed gas powered cut-off saws, walk behind saws, handheld grinders, bridge saws, table saws, tile saws and other types of saws.
    • Diamond tipped grinding cups: Used commonly on hand grinders for grinding concrete or stone.
    • Diamond tipped core bit or holesaw: Hollow steel tube with diamond tipped segments for drilling holes through concrete walls in the construction industry, porcelain tiles or granite worktops in the domestic industry, or also used for sample core extractions in the mining industry.
    • PCD tool insert: Used in machine tools for ceramics and high speed aluminum machining.
    • SPD tool insert: Used in turning centers for optics and precision surfaces.
    Other diamond tools
    • Concave blade: For cutting curves in countertops to install sinks or sculpt statues.
    • TuckPointers: Thick diamond blades for restoration - grinding and replacing mortar.
    • Crack chasers: Thick V-shaped diamond blades for repairing cracks in concrete.
    • Polishing pads: Pads with diamond crystals for polishing marble and other fine stone.
    • Diamond wire cutting. wire with diamond crystals for cutting.
    • Diamond saw chain for cutting stone, concrete and brick with a special chainsaw .

    Diamond Tools

    Diamond Tools

    Sterling offers a complete range of diamond tools for Single-Point Diamond Turning (SPDT).??Flexibility: As technology changes, Sterling ensures that each client has the right diamond tools for all requirements. We provide standard and customized (process-specific) diamond tool solutions for all R&D and production needs.

    • Natural and synthetic single crystal diamonds
    • Traditional solid shank or insert systems (in which the diamond is vacuum brazed to a tungsten insert)
    • Controlled or non-controlled waviness options
    • Conical or cylindrical clearance options
    • Custom tooling designs
    • Rapid, high quality re-lap services in North America, Europe and Far East
    • Flexible, custom, managed programs to lease diamond tools rather than invest in tool inventories

    Quality. The ultimate precision in lathing is derived from a 2-axis machine design. This provides both the greatest precision and maximum rigidity in the machine tool. 2-axis machines require controlled waviness tool designs for the finishing tool only. If there is error in a diamond tool form, this translates (one to one) directly into geometric error in the surface of a machined part, so tool quality is of the highest importance to ensure good form. ?Diamond tools are made under ISO 9001:2000 manufacturing controls and inspection procedures, to international industry standards.

    Tool life. Precise craftsmanship and quality control ensure that each diamond is cut and oriented for maximum life. Sterling works with clients to ensure

    • high-quality, wear-resistant tools
    • good tool care procedures
    • regular relapping schedules
    • help and trouble-shooting for any process problems which might shorten diamond tool life
    • managed tool programs
    • CNC controlled spray-misting attachments, as a machine option, to prolong diamond life and enhance surface finish

    Relapping. Sterling offers diamond tool relapping or repair at several centers world-wide (North America, Europe, Far East). Rapid turn-around and excellent precision work ensure that all tools return promptly, having been relapped/repaired to the highest standards.

    Value. Diamond tools are an on-going cost in manufacturing, so Sterling takes care to ensure that all tools offer exceptional value for money, without compromising quality and service.

    Super Diamond Tools Mod

    Super Diamond tier

    All of these tools have as high of an enchantability as gold tools do. (Which is very high.)

    Super Diamond:

    You’re going to need this magical gem to craft the super diamond tier.

    Super Diamond Pickaxe:

    Efficiency: 25 (Diamond is only 10. Mining with this pickaxe is awesome!!)

    Durability: 4,000 (Diamond is only 1562)

    This pickaxe is great for mining. It lasts very long, and mines very fast!

    Super Diamond Sword:

    Durability: 4,000 (Diamond is only 1562)

    Damage: 12 (Much better then diamond, at only 8)

    This sword can kill enemies in two hits. If you get a lucky enchant, (Shaprness) it can be a one-hit kill!

    Super Diamond Axe:

    Efficiency: 25 (Diamond is only 10!)

    Durability: 4,000 (Again, diamond is 1562)

    Damage: 11 (Better then a diamond sword!)

    Not only being a great weapon, this axe cuts through wood like butter!

    Super Diamond Shovel:

    Efficiency: 25 (Diamond is only 10, of course. It hasn’t changed since the last tool. This shovel goes very fast.)

    Durability: 10,000 (A crazy high number! It’s very high because this hoe doesn’t do anything else; none of the vanilla Minecraft hoes do. I thought it deserves a high durability because of the diamonds you waste on it.)

    With a durability of 10,000, this hoe can farm for ages!