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Add Some High Performance to Your Optimized Roughing

With today’s innovative continuously variable geometry end mills, large stepovers are possible and standard operating procedure for a new version of the strategy referred to as high-performance optimized roughing (HPOR) that also requires high-performance machine tools and toolholders as well as specialized CAM software.

Six Tips for Effective Optimized Roughing

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Optimized roughing can be highly effective for machining part features such as pockets with challenging corners as well as any straight walls that require long axial depths of cuts. In fact, this strategy enables the users to machine pockets three to four times faster than conventional methods while also dramatically extending the life of the…

Helping you to the finish

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​Dormer Pramet have launched several new inserts and a grade to support turning in specific materials. The new chip breakers – developed under our Pramet brand – are for finishing and medium to roughing operations in steel, cast iron, high temperature alloys and stainless steel.