Sandvik Coromant says the GC4235 is the toughest, most versatile grade in its family of steel turning inserts. According to the company, the grade features edge-line security as well as a coating and substrate that provide deformation resistance. In addition, the grade is designed to handle difficult situations such as intermittent cuts and profiling operations.
Editor PickCan Additive Manufacturing Increase Milling Feed Rates?
With PCD tooling, yes it can. The diamond cutting edges demand a large number flutes to realize their full effectiveness. Traditional methods for making cutter bodies limit the number of flutes, but 3D printing is delivering tools with higher flute density and other enhancements as well.