Tag Archive for Steels

New insert grade for steel turning under unstable conditions

Cutting tool and tooling system specialist Sandvik Coromant has introduced its GC4335 insert grade for the turning of steels where unstable conditions or vibration issues prevail. GC4335 is designed to bring about secure and predictable machining, as well as shorter cycle times and better machine utilisation through reduced stoppages and longer insert life. Customers will benefit from an improved process with less risk of insert breakage, as well as reduced cost per component and faster return on investment.

Solid CBN grade MBS140 & Full Face CBN MB4020

Traditionally CBN grades operate exceptionally well, but within the restrictions of a narrow band dictated strictly by the material being machined, small depths of cut and very precise cutting parameters. Advancements in materials, coatings and manufacturing methods have combined together with increased knowledge of edge honing styles and chipbreakers to provide a new grade with…