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Komet’s Quatron hi.feed range of milling cutters is designed for roughing operations in which large volumes of chips must be removed. The cutters feature BK8425 coating and four cutting edges to maximize tool life and lower production cost. The universal tool is capable of performing difficulat milling operations in steel, cast iron and stainless materials.
Using the tool, machinists can mill deep grooves and large cavities by performing plunge milling, milling, circular interpolation and inclined plunging operations. The inserts’ radial cutting action enables the tool to plunge mill and pocket mill. Feed rates range to 2 mm per cutting edge, and the tool is available in a range of diameters.