[SOUTH BELOIT, IL] — [March 16, 2015] – North American Tool is proud to announce the release of Thread Tap App Cloud®, which is available at http://tapapp.natool.com

Thread Tap App Cloud® replaces the Desktop version and offers a completely updated look and feel, powerful new features, and does not require any software installation.

Thread Tap App Cloud® includes new product photos and drawings, enhanced application notes and engineering data, and an improved product finder.

The Cloud Edition also includes a powerful new Tap Hole Size Calculator for determining hole sizes when tapping various materials, and can also achieve torque and horsepower recommendations based on the type and size of tap, material being tapped, spindle RPM and tap style used (hand, spiral point, spiral flute).

Thread Tap App Cloud® is available on any computer with a modern Internet browser, so there’s no software installation.  

Thread Tap App® is also available for the iPad and Android Tablets.  The companion standalone Tap Hole Size Calculator App®, which is available for iPhone and Android phones, is a 3-in-one calculator for recommended tap hole size, an easy to use trigonometry calculator, and a standard calculator for quick calculations.

All North American Tool Apps can be downloaded free of charge.


North American Tool is an ISO 9001:2008 registered manufacturer of premium cutting tools – special taps, dies, and gages – for the industrial marketplace—aerospace, medical, automotive, energy, agriculture, general manufacturing, and more. 

For more information about North American Tool Corporation, visit the website at www.natool.com.